Bryan is GeoStabilization’s Northwest Project Development Engineer and has represented GeoStabilization’s northwest in a geotechnical engineering and project development capacity since 2010. During his tenure Bryan has been involved in over 100 geohazard mitigation projects throughout Oregon, Washington, Montana, and Idaho. Prior to joining GSI, Bryan completed ten years of geotechnical consulting services to a variety of public and private entities. Bryan graduated from Oregon State University with both Bachelor and Master of Science Degrees in Civil Engineering with a geotechnical engineering emphasis. Bryan first gained an interest in slope stability modeling while completing his master’s project titled “Seismic Performance of the Columbia River Levee Adjacent to the Portland International Airport” which was funded by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Bryan has experience in nearly all aspects of geotechnical engineering with particular expertise in geotechnical earthquake engineering. He is a registered civil engineer in Oregon and Washington and holds a specialty geotechnical engineering registration in Oregon. Bryan, his wife, Catherine, and their daughter Ashlyn, all live in Bend, Oregon. They love traveling, spending time with family and friends, and enjoying all the recreational opportunities in Central Oregon.
A variation of karst sinkhole grouting is the grouting of mined coal seams and workings located below existing infrastructure that exhibit the potential to propagate to the surface and cause sinkholes and/or subsidence.