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


Professional Engineer (IA, ID, KS, MA, MD, MI, MN, MT, ND, NV, NY, PA, SD, VT, WA, WV)


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