Dan Palo

Dan Palo

Dan has 25 years of experience with process design, plant improvement, project management, and research and development for processes that involve minerals, chemicals, fuels, and manufactured products. From research and development through scoping and prefeasibility studies to basic and detailed design, Dan’s work spans the mining life cycle. He routinely helps clients to develop both greenfield and brownfield projects from full plant evaluations to the assessment and improvement of existing circuits.





Vice President
Senior Process Engineer


Professional Engineer (AZ, CA, CO, ID, MI, MN, MS, NM, NV, OK, SK, TN, TX, UT, WA, WY)


PhD, Chemical Engineering, University of Connecticut

BS, Chemical Engineering, University of Minnesota-Duluth


Barr Engineering Co.
170 South Main Street
Suite 500
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Phone: +1 801-333-8421

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