Barr Engineering and Environmental Science Canada Ltd. opened in Calgary, AB, in 2010


September 22, 2017

September 21, 2017

Barr hosts air-permitting course
Barr recently hosted a two-day course on air permitting requirements in Minnesota for environmental managers, compliance specialists, and other environmental professionals. more

September 19, 2017

construction of US Highway 53 bridge completed
As part of the US Highway 53 relocation project, the Minnesota Department of Transportation recently completed the state’s tallest bridge by deck height. The project, led by more

September 7, 2017

Barr to deliver four presentations at Dam Safety 2017
Barr staff members are scheduled for four presentations at Dam Safety 2017, sponsored by the Association of State Dam Safety Officials (ASDSO), September 10-14 in San more

September 5, 2017

Barr’s Matt Metzger and Omid Mohseni to present at upcoming conference
From September 10 through 13, the American Society of Civil Engineers brings the 2017 Congress on Technical Advancement to Duluth, Minnesota. Two of Barr’s engineers, more

September 5, 2017

Trout Brook interceptor project featured in official publication of Tunnelling Association of Canada
The August–September issue of Tunnels and Tunnelling, official publication of the Tunnelling Association of Canada, features a cover story on Barr’s repairs and restoration more

August 31, 2017

Maplewood Mall held up as example of great suburban design
Maplewood Mall’s stormwater management system reduces polluted runoff, while meeting regulatory, technical, and aesthetic challenges. To read a recent article on three of the key more

August 30, 2017

Barr project wins engineering award
The West River Parkway landslide slope repair project recently won an Engineering News-Record (ENR) Midwest 2017 Best Project Award in the category for projects under $10 more

August 8, 2017

engineering interns share lessons learned
Interns from Barr’s engineering and design group recently shared highlights of their experiences and some details about projects they’ve worked on this more

July 31, 2017

B.J. Knapp, Andrea Collier, Jerry Gibbs, and David Koltz join Barr
Barr adds a senior electrical engineer in Minneapolis, a senior environmental engineer in Jefferson City, and a senior water resources consultant and senior environmental more

July 31, 2017

Barr’s Denise Levitan selected for SME’s Young Leaders Committee
The Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration recently selected Denise Levitan for its Young Leaders Committee Class more

July 19, 2017

Janna Kieffer presents strategies for adapting to climate change
Janna Kieffer, PE was the featured speaker at the Twin Ports Climate Coalition’s July monthly meeting in Duluth, more

July 12, 2017

Rachael Shetka, Paul Fraser, and Brent Theroux join Barr
Barr adds a senior environmental specialist in Duluth, a senior ecologist in Calgary, and a senior geotechnical engineer in more

June 27, 2017

Barr names five new officers
Barr’s board of directors has named five new vice presidents, who are also principals of the firm. They are:

June 16, 2017

Barr sponsors ND Petroleum Council event
Recently, Barr sponsored the North Dakota Petroleum Council’s 2017 Social in Denver, Colorado. More than 250 NDPC members attended the event at the Brown Palace Hotel. Since 2008, more

June 13, 2017

Jeong-Yun Won presents at the Geo-Risk 2017 Conference in Denver
Senior geotechnical engineer Jeong-Yun Won gave a presentation about laterally loaded piles in soft clay at the Geo-Risk more

December 19, 2016

regulatory update
In June 2016, President Obama signed into law the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety Act for the 21st Century, which amended the primary chemical-management law in the U.S.: more