John Quist

John Quist

John has more than four decades of engineering and design experience, which includes leading teams for mineral-processing and tailings-storage facility projects. In addition, he provides structural engineering services for dams that range from initial inspection and design through plans, specifications, and construction quality control. John has performed Federal Energy Regulatory Commission safety inspections, participated as the independent consultant for potential failure mode analyses, and completed options studies for hydro facilities. He has also provided structural engineering services for large tower foundations as well as geotechnical, hydraulic, and hydrologic engineering services for hydropower facilities, bridges, and special structures.



Vice President
Senior Civil Engineer


Professional Engineer (MI, WI, WY)


BS, Civil Engineering, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities


Barr Engineering Co.
4300 MarketPointe Drive
Suite 200
Minneapolis, MN 55435
Phone: +1 952-832-2851

Related projects

FERC relicensing of Ford Lake Dam
Engineering and design for Universal Studios’ rapids ride
Condition assessment and options study for hydro facility