Barbera Education, Research & Training Facility
Aug 23, 2019
It is with much sadness that TTC is made aware of the passing of James (Jim) Barbera at the age of 79. Jim founded Barbco, family owned manufacturing business of trenchless installation equipment.
In addition, TTC is honoring the past while investing in the future of our industry by constructing the Barbera Education, Research, and Training (BERT) facility dedicated to the field training for:
- Professional development
- Train graduate and undergraduate students
- Train college professors (2 years & 4 years)
- Train union & non-union trainers
We are requesting that you join with us to honor Jim and the Barbera family for their commitment to this industry by making memorial donations to BERT.
Please click on the articles below for more details and how to make a donation:
Jim and Leo Barbera TTC Lifetime Achievement Award
BERT OVERVIEW AND INTRODUCTION
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