Indianapolis, IN- Government consulting firm Beam, Longest and Neff (BLN) has tapped Dan Keyghobad, PE to lead its Colorado office. As office leader, he oversees all office operations, business development, project development, and planning. Keyghobad most recently served as a senior transportation engineer and project team leader for BLN. Before joining the firm, Keyghobad was a former engineer with the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) and Region 1 representative to CDOT’s Project Delivery Advisory Committee (PDAC). He has more than 12 years of experience managing transportation infrastructure projects totaling more than $75 million. Keyghobad is recognized in Colorado as a leader in the profession through his work with the American Council of Engineering Companies of Colorado (ACEC), the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE), and the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE).

“Dan is an accomplished professional engineer who is a trusted advisor to our clients in Colorado, Arizona, New Mexico and Wyoming and is ideally suited to lead the expansion of our services in the Western States,” said Thomas C. Longest, CEO of BLN. “Dan’s leadership exemplifies the BLN way of doing business, and he is respected by his peers in the profession and his colleagues at BLN. Dan has earned a reputation for collaboration with others that create successful solutions to complex engineering problems. We have complete confidence in his abilities, and I look forward to helping Dan lead this growing office. ”

Keyghobad graduated from the University of Colorado with a degree in civil engineering and is a licensed professional engineer (PE) in six states.

BLN has served clients in Colorado for nearly three decades, opening an office in Denver in 1997. Today, BLN also provides a wide range of consulting services for clients in Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico, and Wyoming. BLN is an ENR Top 500 Design firm and was recently named a Top 10 Demolition and Recycling Consulting firm by Construction Tech Review. It has received numerous awards and recognition from ACEC and earned a “Project of the Year” award from the International Right-of-Way Association for its work on the Ohio River Bridges project.



Beam, Longest and Neff (BLN) is an award-winning consulting firm with experience in all facets of infrastructure projects. Founded in 1945, BLN has provided decades of expertise to clients across the United States and in Puerto Rico. Guided by third-generation leadership, our longevity is a testimonial to our clients’ trust and reflects the commitment of our team. Our purpose—and passion—is creating infrastructure solutions that make life easier for everyone.

Daniel A. Keyghobad promotion to Colorado Office Manager at BLN