Barriere’s CEO Earns National Safety Council Recognition

Many thanks to the National Safety Council for naming Barriere’s CEO, Peter A. Wilson, a 2018 CEO Who “Gets It” – an annual recognition presented to industry leaders who go above and beyond to make safety their highest priority! Check out Peter’s profile in Safety+Health Magazine. “These leaders understand that nothing drives business like safety,” said Deborah A.P. […]

Barriere’s 28th Annual Safety and Health Picnic

Check out the highlights of our 2017 Company Picnic in our latest video!

Barriere Wins National Award For Quality In Asphalt Paving

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA) News Release February 2017 Lanham, Md. — The National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA) announced today that Barriere Construction Co. LLC of Metairie, La., won a 2016 Quality in Construction Award for excellence in construction of an asphalt pavement. The company received its award today at a ceremony […]

Barriere Crews Complete Heavy Haul Route at Sasol’s Westlake Facility

Sasol hired Barriere to help widen and strengthen over two miles of roadway for the company’s heavy haul route at their Westlake facility in Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana. The work included additional turning lanes, rotating traffic signals (first of their kind in Louisiana) and nearly three miles of drainage upgrades.

Barriere Receives Multiple Excellence In Construction Awards On Two Projects

Barriere Construction has been recognized by ABC and the Greater New Orleans Business Roundtable for its recent work on two projects: French Branch and North Tank Farm Secondary Containment Project. The company is honored to accept the Excellence in Construction Award from ABC’s local chapter – Bayou (New Orleans) and Pelican (Baton Rouge) – as well […]

Barriere Expands Footprint in the Baton Rouge Market with New Asphalt Plant

On November 1, 2016, Barriere Construction celebrated completion of an asphalt plant in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The new plant expands Barriere’s footprint in the Louisiana economy and represents the company’s confidence in the future growth and vitality of the greater Baton Rouge community. For over 60 years, Barriere Construction has called Louisiana home and helped […]