G.D. Barri FAQs

G.D.Barri Established In 1989

G.D. Barri & Associates, Inc. is a contract labor solutions specialist. Our highly qualified G.D. Barri people include engineers, designers, technicians, construction and operations, procurement and union professionals. With four regional offices, and six (6) full-time recruiters, we have a national presence with coast-to-coast capabilities.

Since 1989 we have been an integral strategic partner with utilities, universities, federal and state agencies and prime contractors, as well as A/Es, telecommunications and construction companies.  Our impressive client portfolio includes experience with over 90 Fortune 500 companies. We have developed testing, screening, personnel profiles, skill matching, software development, reporting and technology processes that puts us above our competitors.


G.D.Barri is a Women Owned Business Enterprise.

G.D. Barri's Vision & Mission

Vision To Be The Strongest Company For Supplemental Labor In The Power Industry And Considered A Trustworthy Business Partner With An Emphasis On Safety And Innovation.
Mission Honesty, Integrity, Partnership, Safety Culture, Innovative Programs, Diversity, And Relationships That Result In Long Term Programs With Our Customers.

Why Choose G.D. Barri

Our People

The G.D. Barri People Are Highly Qualified

The Professionals Who Have Made The Power Industry Safe & Reliable

Our people truly give one hundred and ten percent to their assignments. As “warriors of the road,” they carry the same professionalism to the every job they work.

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Industry Experience

Extensive & Unique Experience

We are up for the challenge!

For example, we hired 800 people-professional and craft-for four outages and modifications running simultaneously. Or for Katrina, 400 people were hired within 3 working days and working within one week. And…we were the first supplemental company in the country to hire elevator operators as staff augmentation workers. Read More

Our Credentials

Our People And Our Awards Speak Volumes

Awards & Certifications

The Sustainability Award honored our proven success in energy and paper reduction. A Senior Vice President quoted “that if larger companies took a page from Barri’s business model, they could learn a great deal”. Awards have been gratifying, but the highest reward is when an employee says “thank you for being an outstanding company to work for”. Read More

G.D. Barri Project Examples

Outages, modification projects, capital improvements, construction , Main Generator Exciter Replacement Project, Hear Sink Spray Pond Concrete, Nuclear Administrative and Technical Manual, Steam Generator Replacement, QA Ausitor/Assessments, Security Special Projects, Power Expansion, Outage Support, Capital & Modification Projects, EHC Controls Upgrade, Main Generation Excitation Replacement Project, Combine Cycle Construction Oversight for all General Contractos and Subcontractors, Capital PC/COISS Replacement, EPU, Capital Computer Replacement Project, Process Improvement, Budget and Financial Project Controls, BIU (close with various colleges to obtain Masters Degrees), Project Safety Oversight, Cooling Tower Life Extension, Seismic and EQ Testing Plan Modification and License Renewal for NRC Phase 2 Inspections.

Contract Employees Testimonials

G.D. Barri always maintains a personal relationship with their employees. I would work for them again.
System Engineer
“Working for G.D. Barri shows that you can run a business and care for people”
I&C Technicians
“I would work for G.D.Barri Again. Their professionalism is the best”
PE Principle Engineer
With the uncertainty of continuing at Energy Company and the timeliness of this offer made it too good to pass on. My only regret is that I have to leave the outstanding GD Barri support team also. Thank you all so much for your support over the last three years. If I’m every in the Arizona neighborhood I hope I am able to come by and visit finally meeting the strong team that helped me be a success in the field.
Cyber Security Specialist
“As I have mentioned previously in conversations with you and Carmen Sapien, it has been a pleasure working for G.D. Barri”
Supply Chain Rep
“I would like to thank all of you for the employment opportunity and the professionalism exhibited by your organization”
Work Planner

G.D.Barri Awards

  • 2019— APS Supplier Excellence Award
  • 2014 — “Who’s Who” in Small Business National
  • 2013 — Top 500 National Diversity Companies
  • 2012 — Top 10 WMBE in Arizona
  • 2011 — APS Diverse Supplier Excellence Award Excellence in Commitment to Sustainability
  • 2008 — Top 500 Small Businesses in the U.S.
  • 2008 — Top 100 Small Businesses in AZ
  • 2007 — Top Diversity-Owned Business in America (142 of 500)
  • 2007 — Top Diversity-Owned Business in AZ (#3 Ranking)
  • 2006 — Texas House of Representatives for superb support provided during relief operations for Hurricane Katrina and Rita in San Antonio, TX
  • 2005 — Top Diversity-Owned Busines in America (7th Largest in Arizona)
  • 2004 — Top Diversity-Owned Business in AZ
  • 2003 WBENC — WBE of the Year, Class 3
  • 2001 Pinnacle West — Supplier Partner for Shared Services (one of five companies out of approximately 2400)
  • 1998 — Duquesne Light Co. (Now First Energy) recognized G.D.Barri as their Best Performance/Lowest Cost Provider
  • 1996 — Commonwealth Edison (Now Exelon) recognized G.D.Barri as one of their top performing contractors (lowering costs, realignment, process improvement)