Richard S. Barrow, PE, SI
Barrow Engineering, LLC
Structural Engineering, Building Inspection
Structural failures, structural engineering, Structural design, design errors, structural inspections, building collapse, building codes, structural repairs, forensic engineering, special inspector, special inspection, threshold inspection
Mr. Barrow has been practicing structural engineering for the past 33 years. He founded Barrow Engineering, LLC in 2021 which focuses on forensic engineering and claim investigations.
Mr. Barrow was the president and founder of Liebl & Barrow Engineering, Inc. (“LBE”) located in Fort Myers, FL. Since its inception in 1998 through 2021, the firm worked on nearly 3,000 projects, specializing in structural design, inspections, restoration, and forensic investigations. LBE designs included coastal construction projects involving high winds, wave loads, flooding, and scour.
Mr. Barrow has performed over 100 forensic investigations involving structural failures, design deficiencies, faulty construction, construction pay applications, failure to disclose defects, grading issues, cladding failures, site plans, pool leaks, water intrusion, fire, wind, subsidence, and vehicular impact. Design of shoring and other remedial actions have been included as part of forensic projects where ther...