On this date in 1927 our firm was incorporated in the State of New York. 95 years in business is a great milestone and one that surely would make our founder, Joseph R. Barr proud! Mr. Barr strongly believed in the principles of honesty, integrity,… Read More »Barr & Barr, Inc. is 95 years old!
Encouraging diversity, inclusion and opportunity have always been core principles at Barr & Barr. In the construction industry we face complex challenges and the best way to tackle those is with teams that represent a wide range of ideas, backgrounds and perspectives. We understand that… Read More »Construction Inclusion Week 2022
Last Saturday, members of our Maimonides Medical Center team in New York City joined thousands of people across the U.S. to participate in the Walk to End Lupus Now event. This autoimmune disease afflicts roughly 1.5 million people in the U.S., and has no known… Read More »Helping in the fight against Lupus
We are thrilled to announce that the UMASS Amherst Student Union Renovation and Addition project has officially been awarded LEED Silver Certification! As an existing structure with an established orientation the new Union responds to climate and solar exposure as much as possible. Additionally, preservation… Read More »UMASS Student Union – LEED Silver Awarded!
Congratulations to Williams College and Payette Architects for recently winning a 2022 Merit Award from AIA New England for the Wachenheim Science Center project! This 113,000-SF facility houses the Departments of Geosciences, Psychology and Mathematics & Statistics, and includes multiple general-purpose classrooms and collaborative spaces.… Read More »Award-winning project at Williams College!
The emotional safety and mental wellbeing of our employees and subcontractors is parallel to our core values. Barr&Barr prides ourselves with Honesty, Integrity, Accountability and Passion. The Passion and Integrity of our employees drives the Honesty of our executive teams to continuously hold themselves Accountable… Read More »Stand up & Raise the Barr for suicide prevention!
Today is National Intern Day – therefore we’re taking a moment to celebrate our Summer 2022 Intern Class! This year’s group has been outstanding – they’ve worked diligently and provided valuable contributions throughout our company. They’ve experienced the requirements of working on a wide variety… Read More »Celebrating our Summer Interns!
Mentoring the next generation of builders is one of our favorite things to do at Barr & Barr! We consider our summer interns and beginning Project Engineers to be important members of our team – and we take their professional growth seriously! This summer, in… Read More »Summer 2022: Intern / Project Engineer jobsite tours
We’re excited to announce our team breaking ground today at the Canopy at West River project! This multifamily complex will provide much-needed housing to Tampa West River neighborhood. The project includes 198 residential units, a business center and a fitness center. In addition, the project… Read More »Canopy at West River – Groundbreaking!
Our team at the Martinez Middle School Renovation project was thrilled to be selected by Hillsborough County Public Schools as the site for their press conference today. The purpose was to shine a light on the success of the Education Referendum projects, putting the dollars… Read More »Celebrating HCPS Referendum Success