Frank is GeoStabilization’s Director of Marketing and Public Relations. A licensed Professional Engineer in the state of Virginia, Frank has a very diverse background in sales, engineering, marketing, and supply chain management. Frank earned a BS in Marine Engineering with honors from the United States Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point, NY. As an author and presenter of numerous technical papers in the field of rockfall mitigation, slope stabilization, and debris flow, Frank brings a wealth of experience to GeoStabilization’s marketing and sales support team. Frank also serves as an invited member of ASTM’s Committee D18 on Soil and Rock where he assists in the development of specifications for the products used in the geotechnical construction industry. Frank lives in Rocky Mount, North Carolina with his wife Mel, while their daughters Hannah and Julia call Raleigh, North Carolina their home.
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.