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


May 23, 2018

May 22, 2018

solar thermochemical technology receives U.S. patent
Prior to joining Barr, senior process engineer Dan Palo worked on a research projects at the Pacific Northwest National more

May 17, 2018

Barr’s Erin Anderson Wenz addresses the Midwest’s increased precipitation in recent article
Over the last several decades, the Midwest is experiencing heavier and more frequent rainfall. Erin Anderson Wenz spoke more

May 15, 2018

Duluth office named “bicycle-friendly” business
Barr’s Duluth office has been recognized as a “bike-friendly” workplace for its employees and visitors by the League of American Bicyclists, a national organization committed more

May 9, 2018

gardening for People Reaching Out to People
PROP (People Reaching Out to People), a nonprofit organization in Eden Prairie, Minnesota, works to alleviate hunger and homelessness for local families. In 2017, more

April 24, 2018

sharing flood-risk management approaches with clients
An increase in extreme precipitation events throughout much of the Midwestern U.S. has intensified pressure on cities and watershed management organizations (WMOs) to more

April 6, 2018

Nels Nelson Memorial Fellowship awarded
Vincius Taguchi, a master’s candidate at the St. Anthony Falls Laboratory of the University of Minnesota, was awarded the 2018 Nels Nelson Memorial Fellowship during a more

April 5, 2018

Barr to offer air quality compliance webinars
Environmental managers, air permitting and compliance engineers and specialists, and other environmental professionals are invited to join us for a monthly webinar series on more

March 5, 2018

Barr’s Katie Duncan and John Greer to present at MRWA conference
Two Barr employees are presenting at the 34th Annual Minnesota Rural Water Association (MRWA) Water & Wastewater Technical Conference, which is being held at the River's more

March 1, 2018

successful SME national conference wraps up in Minneapolis
The 2018 Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration (SME) Annual Conference & Expo, which ended yesterday in Minneapolis, MN, included presentations from five Barr more

February 23, 2018

Technology Fair showcases new technology
On February 21, Barr’s Minneapolis office hosted a technology fair that highlighted new and emerging technologies that will help our engineers and scientists to continue more

February 21, 2018

stormwater assessment project receives ACEC award
Barr’s assessment of stormwater runoff at an industrial site recently received a 2018 Engineering Excellence Honor Award from the American Council of Engineering Companies of more

February 13, 2018

six Barr employees to present at SME national conference
The 2018 Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration (SME) Annual Conference & Expo is in Minneapolis February 25 – 28, and six Barr employees are presenting at the more

January 19, 2018

Barr’s Jennifer Entwistle speaks at “Year of the Engineer” kickoff
On January 18, the Science Museum of Minnesota kicked off its “Year of the Engineer,” aimed at spurring interest in the 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