Evans M. Barba, PE, PSP, CFCC, PP


Chairman and Chief Executive Officer


Evans M. Barba is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Barba Consulting, Inc.  Mr. Barba specializes in providing construction program management, claims avoidance and disputes resolution services on domestic and international projects.  He has over 39 years experience in engineering design, construction program and project management, contract administration, critical path method scheduling, and claims avoidance and disputes resolution. Mr. Barba has directed hundreds of program management and disputes resolution assignments across a broad range of infrastructure, power, commercial, environmental, transportation, healthcare, hospitality, detention, and industrial projects, as well as complex development and acquisition programs. As a hands-on Principal he has not only developed the strategy for accomplishing these assignments, but has served as an integral member of the teams assigned to implementing them. He has testified as an expert witness in Federal and State Courts, Arbitration, Mediation, and before various Boards of Contract Appeals regarding schedule delay and disruption analysis, construction and project management standards of practice, contract administration, time impact analysis, concurrent delay, and differing site conditions, among others.  Mr. Barba is a highly sought-after speaker, who has taught construction and project management, and claims and disputes resolution-related programs internationally for over 30 years, and he is responsible for numerous written works in these fields. Evans earned his Bachelor of Engineering degree in Civil Engineering from The Cooper Union and a Masters of Science degree in Civil Engineering from the Polytechnic Institute of New York.  He is a registered Professional Engineer (PE) in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, and Michigan; a Registered Professional Planner (PP) in New Jersey; a Certified Planning and Scheduling Professional (PSP), by AACE International; and a Certified Forensic Claims Consultant (CFCC), by AACE International.


  • B.E., Civil Engineering, The Cooper Union
  • M.S., Civil Engineering, Polytechnic Institute of New York


  • Barba Consulting, Inc.
  • Navigant Consulting, Inc.
  • Barba-Arkhon International Inc.
  • Hill International
  • Malcolm Pirnie, Inc.
  • Mueser, Rutledge, Wentworth & Johnson
  • Segner & Dalton Consulting Engineers

Professional Associations

  • Project Management Institute; College of Scheduling
  • American Society of Civil Engineering
  • Society of Construction Law
  • Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering International
  • National Society of Professional Engineers

Professional Engineer

  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • Connecticut
  • Michigan
  • Pennsylvania

Planning & Scheduling Professional

  • AACE International, Certified PSP

Certified Forensic Claims Consultant

  • AACE International, Certified CFCC

Professional Planner

  • New Jersey