Dan Palo

Dan Palo

Dan has 25 years of experience with process design, plant improvement, project management, and research and development for processes that involve minerals, chemicals, fuels, and manufactured products. He has worked with applications ranging from scoping and prefeasibility studies to de-bottlenecking of existing plants involving iron, manganese, soda ash, potash, carbon, and glass processing facilities. In addition to his technical work, Dan manages large projects, leads Barr’s processing practice, oversees facility upgrades and operation, and leads project teams.




Vice President
Senior Process Engineer


Professional Engineer (AZ, CA, CO, ID, MI, MN, NM, NV, OK, SK, TN, TX, UT, WA, WY)


BS, Chemical Engineering, University of Minnesota-Duluth


Barr Engineering Co.
170 South Main Street
Suite 500
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Phone: +1 801-333-8421

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