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At Barr Engineering Co., we put ourselves in your shoes—understanding what’s at stake and taking on your toughest challenges. Our dedicated employee-owners develop lasting engineering and environmental solutions for clients, communities, and the environment.

About us

Invested in your success

At Barr, we’ve designed our business to optimize yours. You’ll work with people who champion your success because it’s our calling. Because we’re driven to take on your high-stakes challenges, and because we’re more than highly skilled consultants—we’re owners of our company.

About us
North American locations
Years of experience
What we do
Agility to meet the moment
Barr brings more than engineering and environmental expertise. Our expert team will approach your project with a flexible mindset and forward-reaching practices that support vibrant communities and a sustainable future.
Securing lasting outcomes
You’re striving to sustainably meet global energy demands. For over 40 years, Barr has partnered with energy clients to help you meet current needs while accelerating toward a better tomorrow.
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Today’s challenges, tomorrow’s solutions
Passion, thoughtfulness, and ingenuity—from day one. Barr helps manufacturing clients conquer complex challenges and develop lasting solutions for any stage of a facility’s lifecycle.
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From concept to closure
Our world-wide expertise in mining and mineral-processing means you can count on Barr for lasting solutions, based on long-term experience and tailored to your needs.
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Beyond is our baseline
For more than 60 years, Barr has brought efficiency and agility to energy companies across North America. We’re driven to develop innovative and practical solutions that help you power a sustainable future.
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Your success, our calling
Helping communities thrive: For our clients at public agencies and organizations, this is your calling—and it’s ours, too. We go beyond expected solutions to help you deliver projects with positive, long-term outcomes for people and the environment.
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Tailored solutions for your business
Barr’s flexible problem-solvers provide services for a range of other industries. Trust us to reveal hidden opportunities and deliver solutions that optimize your business and support a sustainable future.
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Owning our outcomes


The Barr mindset

Invested in your success

Our clients are at the center of everything we do. We’re passionate about our work—and the outcomes we deliver.

High stakes, high impact

Our 1,000+ engineers, scientists, technical experts, and administrative staff thrive on solving your complex challenges and helping you achieve your ambitious goals.

Lasting solutions

We meet today’s challenges while delivering beneficial, long-term outcomes for your community. As employee-owners, we share your goals to responsibly manage, develop, conserve, and restore our natural resources.

What sets us apart

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Our team is eager to tackle challenging and intricate projects. At Barr, we embrace every project with resourcefulness, creativity, and dedication, seeing challenges as opportunities.

Melissa Savcic, Senior Air Quality Specialist

What sets us apart

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As engineers and scientists, we strive to understand the impacts of our projects. From protecting and restoring natural resources to supporting our communities, we’re committed to sustainable solutions.

Nathan Campeau, Vice President, Senior Water Resources Engineer

What sets us apart

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At Barr, we have the autonomy and trust to act like owners and be accountable for the outcomes we deliver. This freedom empowers us to really listen to our clients and provide thoughtful and creative ideas that lead to the best-fit solutions.

Nicole Nguyen, Senior Chemical Engineer
Careers with impact

Achieve your ambitions while working in a collaborative, caring culture. Become an employee-owner and have a voice in company strategy. By championing the success of your colleagues and clients, you’ll further your career. And, by channeling your passions to solve client problems, you’ll help forge a better future.

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