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…

Thomas LePage Receives Award from AGC

Barr & Barr’s Executive Vice President, Thomas LePage was recognized by the AGC for his Leadership as Chairman of the Building Board of Governors of the Associated General Contractors of New York State.

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…

Women in Construction Week – New England Region

Barr & Barr is excited to celebrate Women in Construction week by highlighting Project Managers Patty Healey & Pam Galeota, who were recently featured in NEREJ 2019 Women Who Build Summit Spotlight. See the links below for more information about what has helped them to be successful in what they do. Patty Healey Pam…

Florida Career Fairs

With over a dozen active construction projects throughout Florida alone, Barr & Barr’s southeast operations has plenty of opportunities for internships. Our staff recently attended the USF and UF Career Fairs, to reach out to potential candidates. If you’re ambitious and are looking for an internship that offers a challenging experience, then check us out…

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…

New Barr & Barr Employees Embracing Tradition

New Barr & Barr employees took part in a company tradition of singing at the Mid-Atlantic region’s holiday party this year. Barr & Barr is excited to see the staff grow with driven and talented personnel who will continue the company’s mission of “Building with Integrity”.

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!