The Brooklyn Navy Yard – 399 Sands Street featured in the New York Post

Barr & Barr is proud to be part of the Brooklyn Navy Yard’s revitalization, serving as the Construction Manager for the 399 Sands Street Garage & Office Building Complex 4.   The 400,000 SF nine-story 399 Sands Street building, designed by Dattner Architects, will be home to 230,000 SF of Industrial and Office Space as…

Amherst College New Science Center recognized as one of the 2019 AIA COTE® Top Ten

We would like to congratulate Amherst College on their Award of the 2019 AIA COTE® Top Ten. The innovative New Science Center at Amherst College is a state of the art center with flexible space that supports the college’s science programs. The AIA COTE® Top Ten Award recognizes Amherst College for design excellence and cutting-edge…

Arup Wins Top Award for The Emma and Georgina Bloomberg Center

Barr & Barr would like to congratulate Arup for receiving The Empire Award at the ACEC New York 52nd Annual Engineering Excellence Awards on April 13, for The Emma and Georgina Bloomberg Center. The Empire Award is the top-rated project designed and built entirely within New York State. Barr & Barr is proud to have…

SCUP 2019 North Atlantic Regional Conference

Matt Jacobs, Vice President and David Bible, Senior Project Manager attended the SCUP 2019 North Atlantic Regional Conference in Rochester, NY. One of the several informative seminars that they attended was called ‘Facilities That Support Peer-to-Peer Learning for Tomorrow’s Students’ which was presented in part by Mark Andrews, Capital Projects Manager, Amherst College, and Sara…

International Women’s Day/ Women in Construction

In celebration of International Women’s Day and Women in Construction, Barr & Barr would like to highlight the women professionals currently leading the construction of the Cornell NYCTECH – Verizon Executive Education Center (VEEC). Kerri Riggio, Superintendent (Pictured Right)Shivanjli Jaitley, MEP Superintendent (Pictured Left)Maria Prokuronova, SuperintendentMelanie Petway, Project Accountant Barr & Barr is thrilled to…

Student Tour of our Shands Guest House Project

Andrew Barker, Sr. Project Manager and Collin King, Sr. Superintendent hosted approximately 30 UF Students from the Rinker School of Construction Management last week. Andrew and Collin gave an overview presentation on the Shands Guest House project and the innovative scheduling and production tracking techniques the team is currently using. Jobsite tour followed. Thanks to…

Amherst College – New Science Center

Congratulations to Amherst College on the recent opening of their New Science Center! We are proud to have partnered with them. See how the innovative space will impact the Amherst College Community.

UF Shands Guest House – Topping Out

Congratulations to the UF Shands Guest House team for topping out this iconic project today! This facility will serve an important role in supporting families and guests, while their loved ones are staying in the nearby hospital. We’re proud to be a part of this special project!

Metropolitan Ministries Holiday Service

Barr & Barr is proud to support local charities throughout the year and especially during the Holidays. Our Southeast office partnered with Metropolitan Ministries by volunteering hours in the kitchen and store, as well as donating toys for kids.

Masonite groundbreaking – November 29, 2018

With the Mayor of Tampa in attendance, the Renaissance Ybor Office project team ceremoniously broke ground on a new corporate headquarters in the historic Ybor City neighborhood. The new 60,000-SF four-story building will house about 400 employees. The company Masonite, which has been around since 1925, moved its headquarters from Toronto to Tampa in 2004….