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Matthew Barr

Transportation Engineer

Madison, WI

"I enjoy the people I work with and the fact that it is a more relaxed work environment than what I've seen or heard from at other companies. Ayres also seems to be a well-respected company with many clients."
Matthew Barr

I have been the design engineer for numerous highway and bridge projects since joining Ayres more than 30 years ago. I also have four years of experience with the Illinois Department of Transportation in the Planning, Design, and Construction Departments.

I'm responsible for project engineering for major roadway and bridge replacement reconstruction projects, including staff management, subconsultant coordination, concept development, engineering design, agency coordination, public involvement, report writing, and field inspection.

Here are my primary areas of expertise:

  • State and county trunk highway design
  • Construction observation
  • Project planning
  • Freeway and expressway detailed design
  • Location studies
  • Public involvement programs
  • Environmental assessments
  • Design supervision
  • Bid document preparation
  • Right-of-way assessment
  • BS, Civil Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Platteville
  • Registered Professional Engineer, WI