Stephen is GeoStabilization’s Northeast Regional Engineer. While a student of Embry Riddle Aeronautical University, Stephen was majoring in aeronautical science & flight before a summer job at a geotechnical consultant convinced him that civil engineering should be his career. He then transferred to the University of New Hampshire where he earned a BS in civil engineering. Stephen has broad experience in construction materials, construction monitoring, landslide evaluation & remediation, and the use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) to investigate and monitor landslides and their repairs. A private pilot and UAV operator, Stephen is building a hillclimb car in his spare time as well as enjoying sailing, skiing, and most other things that get him outside.
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.