Lynn E. Barr former President and CEO of Underground Construction Co., Inc. of Benicia, California. Underground is an 82-year-old Utility and Heavy Construction contracting organization active throughout the United States. The Company pursues projects in the Communications, Industrial, Petroleum, Aircraft Fueling, Rapid Transit and District Energy Industries.
Mr. Barr served with Underground and its associated Companies for 36 years. Starting as a Project Engineer on BARTD projects in San Francisco and Oakland.
Following Underground’s merger with Quanta Services, Mr. Barr was appointed Regional Vice President of Quanta Services (NYSE: PWR) with active responsibility for eight California based Quanta Companies.
Currently, he serves on the Board of Advisors and on the Compensation Committee for Architectural Glass & Aluminum of Livermore, Ca., as a Director and a member of the Compensation Advisory Group of Bigge Crane and Rigging Co. of Oakland California. He is currently a Director of, The Dutra Group of San Rafael, California, Foundation Constructors Inc. of Oakley, CA, Traylor Bros., Inc. of Evansville IN, and USA Environment LP of Houston Texas and the. Mr. Barr also served two terms as the Chair of The Beavers Charitable Trust, endower of Civil Engineering and Construction Management Colleges and Universities.
A 1969 graduate of Heald Engineering College, San Francisco, CA., a Registered Civil Engineer in California, Indiana and Colorado as well as a licensed General Engineering, General Building and Fire Protection Contractor in California.
He has been actively involved in community and industry groups throughout his career. He has served on Boards of Directors and in various capacities with the Boy Scouts of America, The Associated General Contractors of California, The Associated Builders and Constructors, The International Society of Trenchless Technology, The National Center for Construction Education, The Beavers and others. He is a proud member of the Moles.