Scott holds a B.S. degree in Civil Engineering from Western Kentucky University and a M.S. Degree in Civil Engineering (Geotechnical Engineering) from the University of Kentucky. Scott has extensive experience in slope stability analyses, settlement analyses, external retaining wall analyses, rock cut slope design, seismic design, pavement design, and deep and shallow foundation analyses. Scott also joins GeoStabilization’s long list of military veteran employees-he served as a Squad Leader in the Kentucky Army National Guard for over eight years and deployed to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom from 2006 to 2007.
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.