Joel Bahma

Joel Bahma

Joel is a structural engineer with more than two decades of experience. He provides mechanical and structural engineering services, including analysis and design, forensic evaluations, and computer-aided design and drafting. Joel brings a wide knowledge of various structural materials and configurations to his project work, serving as design engineer and project manager for wind-turbine foundations on more than 80 windpower projects across the country and contributing to 150 completed windpower projects. In addition to design projects, he has served as a structural engineer for pre-construction assessments, inspections of structures, and post-construction inspections for solar power, windpower, and other projects.




Vice President
Senior Structural Engineer


ME, Civil Engineering, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

BS, Mechanical Engineering, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities


Barr Engineering Co.
4300 MarketPointe Drive
Suite 200
Minneapolis, MN 55435
Phone: +1 952-832-2829

Related projects

Engineering services and permitting assistance for Bison 2 and 3 wind farms
Responding to wind-farm tornado damage
Evaluation of wind-turbine foundation following fire damage