John Ferencak, PE, Joins Halff as Director of MEP Engineering

Press Releases 10-31-2016

SAN ANTONIO, Texas – Halff Associates, Inc. (Halff), one of the nation’s leading engineering/architecture consulting firms, is proud to announce that John J. Ferencak, PE, has joined Halff. Mr. Ferencak will be leveraging public and private sector opportunities in an effort to support growth for Halff in San Antonio and throughout central Texas.

Mr. Ferencak’s 17 years of experience includes mechanical engineering design and project management for a multitude of different market sectors including healthcare, research, data centers, corporate, and government. He also has extensive experience in the design-build delivery process.

Mr. Ferencak earned his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Texas at San Antonio and his M.S. in Management of Technology from the University of Texas at San Antonio. He was part of the inaugural class for the Real-estate Council of San Antonio Leadership Class (2004) and a member of the Leadership San Antonio Class 31.

Mr. Ferencak served on the advisory committee for the mayor’s task force on sustainable building for the City of San Antonio from 2007-2008. He still remains active in the long term energy efficiency and resource conservation for the City through his engineering design work.

About the Firm
Halff is a Texas-based, employee-owned, multi-disciplined professional services firm. For 66 years, Halff has provided innovative solutions for clients in Texas and throughout the United States, offering full-service planning, engineering, architecture, landscape architecture, environmental, oil and gas, right of way, visualization, and surveying services. Halff has 16 offices in Texas, Oklahoma, and Louisiana. The firm is ranked #149 in Engineering News Record magazine’s list of the top 500 design firms in the US. For more information, visit

About the Firm

Halff is an award-winning, employee-owned, diverse and multidiscipline professional engineering and architecture firm. For more than 70 years, Halff has provided innovative solutions for clients throughout the United States. Halff is committed to the purpose of improving lives and communities by turning ideas into reality by continuously investing in its employees and fostering a culture of collaboration.

Halff has 28 offices in Arkansas, Florida, Oklahoma, Louisiana and Texas. The firm is ranked No. 97 by Engineering News-Record. Halff is the No. 10 Top Workplace nationally in 2022 as ranked by Energage for businesses with 1,000 to 2,499 employees.

For more information about Halff, visit