Barrie Roberts Joins STV as Vice President, Chief Engineering Officer for Tunneling and Geotechnical Engineering

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Barrie Roberts joins STV.


STV announced that Barrie Roberts has joined the company as vice president and chief engineering officer for tunneling and geotechnical engineering.

In this role, Roberts will support various infrastructure initiatives with a focus on developing innovative and cost-effective solutions for the design and construction of tunnels and other underground structures.

“Barrie’s extensive experience spans national and international projects and various project delivery methods and includes tunneling programs conducted in both soft soils and hard rock,” said Frank Pepe, Jr., PE, Senior Vice President and National Director of STV for Tunneling and Geotechnical Engineering. . “We are an unrivaled team of underground leaders, and Barrie’s expertise will surely benefit our group and our clients.

Prior to joining STV, Roberts held leadership roles in major project teams in New York City, such as Second Avenue Subway Phases 1 and 2 and Subway Line 7 Extension, at both for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority New York City Transit and the New York-New Jersey Gateway program for Amtrak.

Outside of the United States, he served as Construction Director of the Alto Maipo Hydroelectric Project in Chile, Geotechnical Design Director of the Taiwan High Speed ​​Rail Project, and Design Director of the Deep Tunnel Sewage System. in Singapore.

He obtained a BA in Mining from University College Cardiff, University of Wales, and an MA in Engineering Geology from Imperial College, University of London.

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