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Meredith Portman

February 10, 2017

AN UNPREDICTABLE FINALE TO AN EPIC GAME

For most of the game during Super Bowl 51 on Sunday, victory for the Atlanta Falcons seemed assured. Despite having won four…

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January 27, 2017

“BICYCLE CHAIN” RIGGING HARD TO BEAT

The adjustable rigging link system (ARLS) is a cool tool in Barnhart’s equipment arsenal. The ARLS is unique to the industry and…

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January 12, 2017

EARLY PLANNING SHORTENS PLANT’S OUTAGE SCHEDULE

Work during outages and shutdowns requires proper planning, management, and innovative solutions to keep overall costs down. A job Barnhart performed at…

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December 22, 2016

A Christmas Truce

During World War I on Christmas Day in 1914, British soldiers stationed on the Western Front heard an unusual sound. Stille Nacht,…

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December 8, 2016

Gate Removal Project Goes Off Without a Hitch

Barnhart recently performed a project at the Armistead I. Selden Lock and Dam on the Black Warrior River to provide the lifting…

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November 21, 2016

OUR THANKSGIVING BLESSING

As Thanksgiving approaches, we take stock of what we are thankful for in our lives. The list for most of us includes…

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November 7, 2016

FALL SAFETY FOR ALL SEASONS

It’s fitting that during this season of football, colorful leaves and crisp breezes, we also focus on the kind of fall that…

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October 24, 2016

BARNHART NAMED A TOP 50 SPECIALTY CONTRACTOR

The Engineering News Record (ENR) recently announced their list of the Top 600 Specialty Contractors in the nation according to revenue. Barnhart…

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September 26, 2016

CRANE PERFORMS CRITICAL ROLE IN SULLY STORY

Clint Eastwood’s latest movie, “Sully,” follows the story of the legendary pilot Capt. Chesley B. “Sully” Sullenberger and his successful landing of…

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September 7, 2016

BARNHART PLAYS A PART IN COLLEGE FOOTBALL SPECTACLE ON SATURDAY

When the Virginia Tech Hokies take the field against the University of Tennessee Volunteers in the Pilot Flying J Battle of Bristol…

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