Dave Barrett Promoted to Senior Technical Manager
Modjeski and Masters is pleased to announce the promotion of David Barrett to senior technical manager.
Dave joined Modjeski and Masters in 1993. He is a mechanical engineer in the firm’s Movable Bridge Business Unit and has more than 30 years of experience in both the mechanical and structural aspects of bridge design, inspection, and testing, with concentration in movable bridge machinery. In addition to design work, Dave is involved during the construction stage of rehabilitation projects, including shop drawing review, inspections, and construction consultation. His experience includes swing spans, bascule bridges, and vertical lift bridges.
"I am excited for additional opportunities to collaborate directly with owners and contractors to meet their needs for both movable and fixed bridges," said Dave.
Dave has contributed to many notable projects, including:
- Houghton-Hancock Lift Bridge Rehabilitation, Houghton, MI
- Very Large Array Radio Telescope Inspection, Magdalena, NM
- Quebec Bridge Instrumentation, Rating & Rehabilitation, Quebec, QC
- Greenbank Telescope Inspection, Greenbank, WV
- Strain Gauge balance testing of over 300 movable bridge
Dave holds a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Washington and a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Messiah University. He is a licensed professional engineer in 20 states, including Kentucky, North Carolina, and Pennsylvania and in Ontario.