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Bart Caldwell, P.E., RCDD

Bart Caldwell, P.E., RCDD
Bart Caldwell, P.E., RCDD
Bart Caldwell, P.E., RCDD
Electrical Engineer | Sr. Associate

Bart Caldwell joined BBS as an Electrical Engineer after beginning his career as a Telecom Network Engineer. While working in the telecommunications field, Bart acquired extensive experience in the design and implementation of communication facilities. As a Registered Communications Distribution Designer (RCDD) he has demonstrated proficiency in the design and implementation of a variety of structured cabling network systems. Bart’s RCDD registration ensures clients that he’ll design a reliable and flexible telecommunication distribution system. Bart is also a licensed Electrical Engineer and has successfully completed the SKM Power Systems Design and Analysis course. He has experience designing both low- and medium-voltage electrical power systems, as well as lighting, fire alarm and security systems. His formal training and experience enable him to design safe, reliable and cost-effective electrical systems.

ALMA MATER: Iowa State University

  • BS Electrical Engineering
  • Licensed Engineer, Iowa
  • Registered Communications Distribution Designer (RCDD)
  • SKM Systems Analysis, Inc. Power Systems Design and Analysis Course


  • Communication systems
  • Electrical systems
  • Fire alarm systems

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS: Member, Building Industry Consulting Services International (BICSI)
COMMUNITY AFFILIATIONS: Member, City of Des Moines Building and Fire Appeals Board

Bart enjoys running, golf, ISU sports, history, and DIY projects. Bart lives by the philosophy that persistence pays off and has great memories of hiking the Highline Trail at Glacier National Park. He lives near Winterset, IA and has three children; Stephanie, Jacob, and Sam.

219 Eighth Street
Hub Tower Office Tenant Improvement
New Office
Office Renovation
Hub Tower Conference Center
Camp Dodge Pool Campus Improvements
Dodge House Renovations
Executive Suites Renovation
Covered Walkway
Hospital Emergency Room Renovation & Expansion
MacKay Hall Auditorium Renovation
College of Human Sciences
LeBaron Hall Replacement Study
Coover Hall Infrastructure Study
Kemin Food Sciences Lab Renovation
Geoffroy Residence Hall
Sabin Hall Renovation – LEED Gold
BBS at 219 8th Street
Hub Tower Elevator Modernization
Catholic Pastoral Center Rehabilitation
Food Sciences Building - Room 2379 Renovation
IADA Office Renovation
Richard Bolling Federal Building Study and Arc Flash Assesment
Ames Laboratory TASF and Spedding Hall Arc Flash Study
Ames Laboratory Metal Development and Wilhelm Hall Electrical Study
Ames Laboratory Metal Development and Wilhelm Hall Electrical Upgrades
Lied Recreation Center - New Heating Water Plant
DSM Airport Energy Effiency Improvements
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