About Halff

Halff is an employee-owned Texas corporation founded in 1950 by Albert H. Halff, PhD-Eng., PE. The firm provides services throughout the Southwest and Southeast from 32 offices in Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Oklahoma and Texas.

The firm’s staff of more than 1,400 includes engineers, planners, scientists and surveyors. As one of the nation’s leading planning and engineering consulting firms, we preserve Dr. Halff’s legacy of integrity, dedication to client service and commitment to quality.

By weaving together culture, identity and space, Halff’s planning, urban design and landscape architecture professionals continue the community planning and design legacy that our firm began more than 30 years ago. We are committed to shaping and revitalizing communities as well as generating economic growth through creative, sustainable, and implementable planning solutions. Our plans provide visionary guidance for the community’s future and a clear road map of actions that can be readily implemented.

Halff’s staff of more than 80 planners, urban designers, landscape architects and graphics experts give you extraordinary resources and capabilities to develop a great vision for the future. Beyond planning and design, we assist our clients with focusing on implementation, through drafting land development incentives and regulations, design guidelines and covenants, capital improvement programs and funding applications. From project initiation and scoping through planning and implementation, Halff provides a full range of services geared to addressing the challenges and opportunities facing your community.


1201 North Bowser Road
Richardson, TX 75081

Branch Offices

Little Rock, AR
Jacksonville, FL
Oklahoma City, OK
Austin, TX
Houston, TX













Regions Served
Southeast   •   Southwest
Planning Specialties
Community or Neighborhood Development   •   Comprehensive, Master or Long-Range Planning   •   Downtowns and Main Streets   •   Economic Development and Revitalization   •   Environmental and Natural Resources Planning   •   Equity/Diversity-Based Planning   •   Hazard Mitigation, Disaster Recovery, or Resiliency   •   Land-Use and Development Regulation and Zoning   •   Parks, Open Space, and Recreation Planning   •   Pedestrian and Bicycle Infrastructure/Active Transportation   •   Streetscape/Corridor Improvements and Beautification   •   Sustainability or Climate Protection Planning   •   Transportation Planning   •   Visioning and Placemaking   •   Wayfinding and Signage
Services Offered
Code Writing   •   Community Engagement   •   On-Call Planning Services   •   Plan Creation or Updates   •   Project Management   •   Research and Analysis   •   Technology Services   •   Urban Design Services   •   Zoning Administration/Development Services