JOHN D. BARNARD, P.E.

SENIOR ENGINEER


E:  johnb@smithgardnerinc.com

With over 30 years’ experience in civil, solid waste, and environmental engineering, Mr. Barnard has provided planning and engineering design services for a wide range of solid waste projects including traditional landfill containment and closures, solid waste transfer station and convenience centers, and recycling facilities. He also has managed day-to-day operations for MSW landfills and C&D landfills.

OVERVIEW
CREDENTIALS
EXPERIENCE

PRINCIPAL AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Construction Administration
Construction Quality Assurance (CQA)
Landfill Gas System Design
Stormwater System Design

BIOGRAPHY

Mr. Barnard has over 30 years of experience in a variety of capacities within the Environmental and General Civil fields.  Starting as a Staff Engineer performing materials testing for a variety of Construction projects, he has worked his way through a variety of positions with consulting engineering firms, private solid waste firms, small contracting firms and his own engineering company.  His experience has been in multiple states located in the Southeastern United States.

Mr. Barnard is a licensed engineer in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia.

He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering from North Carolina State University.

ACADEMIC CREDENTIALS

B.S. Civil Engineering, 1989 North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC

PROFESSIONAL CREDENTIALS

Professional  Engineer

NC, SC, GA

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA)

EMPLOYMENT RECORD

Smith Gardner, Inc.

2024 – Present

Waste Industries/GFL Environmental

2014 – 2024

Barnard Engineering, P.C.

2011 – 2014

Eagle Engineering/HDE Contractors

2002 – 2011

Waste Management, Inc.

2000 – 2002

Browning Ferris Industries (BFI)

1995 – 2000

Hazen and Sawyer, P.C.

1991 – 1995

G.N. Richardson and Associates

1990 – 1991

S&ME, Inc.

1989 – 1990