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Whitney Hansen

Vice President, Senior Civil/Structural Engineer

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Whitney Hansen has over 10 years of civil and structural engineering experience working primarily on structural design, evaluation, and rehabilitation projects. She specializes in steel and concrete design for hydraulic structures and provides civil and structural engineering design, inspection, and evaluation of floodwalls, gatewells, foundations, spillways, retaining walls, hydraulic structures, penstocks, and dam repairs. Since 2008, she has assisted in Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Part 12 independent consultant safety inspections of dams and hydropower projects. Whitney has also worked on several Minnesota levee improvement projects—including those in South St. Paul, Oslo, and Alvarado where she served as a design engineer, on-site observer, on-site inspector, or technical reviewer.


(952) 832-2931


Professional Engineer (MI, MN, OH, WI)


MS, Structural Engineering, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

BS, Civil Engineering, Duke University


Barr Engineering Co.
4300 MarketPointe Drive
Minneapolis, MN 55435

Phone: 952-832-2600
Fax: 952-832-2601
Toll free: 800-632-2277

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