NEW YORK, March 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Majid Hedayati, P.E., has been named executive vice president of STV, the engineering, architectural, planning and construction management firm, and will head up the firm's International Division. Hedayati will pursue opportunities in the Middle East, Central Asia, South America and Canada. STV's International Division consolidates the firm's international offices and projects and provides multi-disciplined services to clients in the global arena. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130305/NY71692 )(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120131/NY44947LOGO-b ) Dominick M. Servedio, P.E., executive chairman, said "Bringing all our international services under one group demonstrates our commitment to growing our international presence and bringing STV's full range of services to clients' worldwide." Noted Milo Riverso, Ph.D., P.E., STV president and chief executive officer, "Majid has extensive expertise managing large, complex assignments. He has been the director of one of STV's largest departments, and we are confident in his ability to grow our International Division." Hedayati has been with STV since 1992, and brings to this new role more than 32 years of experience. He is familiar with the international marketplace and served as the director of the firm's Transportation & Infrastructure Division's largest region. In this role, he was responsible for complex, multi-billion dollar highway, railroad, and bridge projects, including such award-winning assignments as the $1.3 billion Port Authority of New York & New Jersey's AirTrain JFK light rail transit system; the $7.6 billion Long Island Rail Road East Side Access project; and the $90 million PECK Bridge in Bridgeport, CT for Metro-North Railroad. STV is a 100-year-old firm that is a leader in providing construction management, engineering, architectural, planning and environmental services for transportation systems, infrastructure, buildings, energy and other facilities. The firm is ranked 32nd in Engineering News-Record's Top 500 Design Firms survey and 12th in the Top 40 Engineering/Architecture firms in Building Design + Construction magazine. STV is 100 percent employee-owned. For more information, visit our website at www.stvinc.com or follow @STVGroup on Twitter.