HISTORY

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  • 1968
  • 1972
  • 1973
  • 1983
  • 1985
  • 1989
  • 1993
  • 1998
  • 2000
  • 2001
  • 2002
  • 2004
  • 2010
  • 2011
  • 2013
  • 1968
  • 1972
  • 1973
  • 1983
  • 1985
  • 1989
  • 1993
  • 1998
  • 2000
  • 2001
  • 2002
  • 2004
  • 2010
  • 2011
  • 2013
  • The start of an era

    1968

    Engineer Bob Hunt opens his practice in Corning, New York. He signs and stamps his first set of engineering drawings as a professional engineer.

  • Weathering the storm

    1972

    Tropical Storm Agnes devastates municipalities throughout the Susquehanna River Basin. Engineer Bob Hunt is among many engineers working diligently to design the repairs to the region's water and sewer infrastructure.

  • Gowdy & Hunt formed

    1973

    Bob Hunt and Newt Gowdy form the intial partnership that endures today.

  • Expanding into new areas

    1983

    HUNT purchases Connell & Hersh Architects of Corning, adding architecture to its survey and engineering services.

  • HUNT reaches to Rochester

    1985

    The purchase of Hasenauer & Sovie Consulting Engineers of Canadaigua moves HUNT into the Rochester market, where it continues to have a strong presense.

  • Acquisitions mean more growth

    1989

    The purchases of two firms in Williamsport, Pa., add clients and personnel to HUNT's roster.

  • A new leadership direction

    1993

    Bob Hunt retires, and Dan Bower, John Cake and Chuck Franzese assume ownership of the firm.

  • Hunt hits the century mark

    1998

    HUNT's growth continues as its staff reaches 100 professionals and support personnel.

  • Breaking new ground

    2000

    Construction begins on a new 18,000 SF corporate headquarters building in Horseheads. The green design includes a sustainable meadow and full environmental controls.

  • Open for business

    2001

    100 HUNT staff members move into the new 18,000 SF facility on Daniel Zenker Drive.

  • Rochester office founded

    2002

    Following the purchase of FM Technologies, 15 architects, engineers, interior designers, and support people begin work at HUNT's offices at the Gorsline Building in Rochester's historic High Falls District.

  • Partnership team grows

    2004

    The HUNT leadership team grows to include nine members.

  • A decade in Horseheads

    2010

    HUNT marks its 10th anniversary in Horseheads office/

  • New Pa. branch office

    2011

    HUNT expands again as its Towanda office opens to better service Northern Tier clients.

  • HUNT turns 40

    2013

    HUNT celebrates 40 years of serving its clients, and looks forward to the next 40!

As with any company in business for 40 years, HUNT has a number of milestone events in its history.  A few of these are highlighted above.  We're proud of our accomplishments, and we look forward to the next 40 years.

Throughout our history - and all the changes that have occurred - one constant has remained: HUNT's commitment to advancing and protecting the interests of our clients.

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