Francis G. Caputo, PE, PSP, CFCC


Francis G. Caputo is a Director with Barba Consulting.  

Mr. Caputo has over 39 years of experience in construction management, project management, critical path method (CPM) scheduling, structural and civil engineering design, estimating and cost analysis, specification writing, and construction claims and dispute resolution. He has extensive experience in directing and performing claims and schedule delay analyses involving infrastructure, industrial, commercial and government projects. His responsibilities include the performance and evaluation of schedule delay, loss-of-productivity, technical issue, and damages analyses, as well as providing comprehensive, technically-focused litigation support services, preparing expert reports and providing expert witness testimony. Frank has testified as an expert in CPM scheduling, schedule delay analysis, and issue analysis in mediation, arbitration, state court, and Board of Contract Appeals proceedings. He has conducted training seminars throughout the United States on Claims Avoidance and Resolution, Construction Scheduling, Partnering and Construction Project Management. Frank earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Science and Engineering at the United States Military Academy at West Point.  He is a registered Professional Engineer (PE) in New York, Pennsylvania, and Virginia; a Certified Planning and Scheduling Professional (PSP), by AACE International; and a Certified Forensic Claims Consultant (CFCC), by AACE International.


  • B.S. Applied Science and Engineering, United States Military Academy


  • Barba Consulting, Inc.
  • Navigant Consulting, Inc.
  • Barba-Arkhon International, Inc.
  • Trauner Consulting Services, Inc.
  • Hudson Construction Consultants, Inc.
  • T.J.Trauner Associates, Inc.
  • McGuire Group, Inc.
  • Michael Baker Engineers, Inc.
  • Westinghouse Plant Apparatus Division
  • United States Army

Professional Engineer

  • New York (064807)
  • Pennsylvania (PE-036351
  • Virginia (11062)

Planning & Scheduling Professional

  • AACE International, Certified PSP

Certified Forensic Claims Consultant

  • AACE International, CFCC