Dan Ferg is GeoStabilization’s Regional Engineer for Canada. After earning his Civil Engineering Technologist diploma from SAIT in Calgary, Dan worked briefly as a CAD designer and field supervisor for a local civil engineering firm. He then attended the University of British Columbia where he earned his Civil Engineering degree. Dan spent the next eight (8) years as a Geotechnical Engineer with consulting firms in Canada and New Zealand. Dan has worked in remote locations throughout Western Canada and New Zealand; as well as project work in Qatar, Guinea, and Mexico.
Dan is based out of Calgary, Alberta where he lives with his wife, son and dog. When not at work, he likes to take trips to the mountains to camp and hike with his family. Any spare time is enjoyed playing hockey, backcountry skiing, mountain biking, fishing, or brewing beer in his garage.
GeoStabilization was tasked with providing an alternate design/build strategy that required a rockfall protection barrier system at the base of the steep slope, the construction of a 30,750 ft2 soil nail wall, and installation of 4,200 ft2 of Geobrugg TECCO mesh.