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Philip Barnard

Senior Vice President

Construction & Engineering Industry Expert

Profile | Resume | Industry Experience | Professional Development


Industry Focus
  • Civil, Heavy Civil, and Infrastructure
  • Buildings and Commercial Facilities
  • Manufacturing and Distribution
Expert Areas
  • Damage Assessment/Entitlement
  • Labor Inefficiency/Productivity
  • Schedule Analysis
    • CPM/Window
  • Construction Claims and Analysis
  • Construction Defect/Forensic Analysis
  • Differing Site Conditions
  • Standards of Care
  • Risk Analysis
  • Cost Estimation
  • BS – Civil Engineering, Southern Methodist University
  • Licensed Professional Engineer
  • Certified Cost Professional
  • Professional Engineer and Certified Cost Engineer with over 40 years of managing engineering, construction, and administration of civil/infrastructure and building projects
  • Evaluates construction claim and dispute issues involving design and construction defects, defective contracts, constructive changes, differing site conditions, delays, disruptions, defective materials, excessive change orders, over-inspection, site access, construction methodology, standard of care, force majeure, as well as labor inefficiency or productivity issues
  • Provides forensic analysis, cost analysis, risk analysis, cost estimation, CPM schedule analysis, measured mile analysis, as well as assessment of liabilities and damages associated with construction claims and disputes
  • Provides consulting and comprehensive expert analysis/testimony in complex construction matters often resulting in claims, litigation, or arbitration
  • Professional affiliations:
    • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
    • Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering International (AACEI)
    • Construction Management Association of America (CMAA)
    • Project Management Institute (PMI)
    • American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC)
    • American Concrete Institute (ACI)