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


August 19, 2017

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

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 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 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

June 8, 2017

Barr staff helping create new group for environmental professionals
More than 45 people recently attended the first meeting of the Minnesota Association of Environmental Professionals at Bad Weather Brewing Company in Saint Paul. Barr more

May 31, 2017

taking the show underground
Recently, a public radio news crew accompanied Barr engineers as they inspected a stormwater tunnel under the city of Minneapolis. As part of a project for the Mississippi more

May 12, 2017

Nels Nelson fellowship awarded
The 2017 Nels P. Nelson Fellowship Award was recently presented to Tyler Olsen, a civil 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