Chris the GeoStabilization’s Special Projects Manager. An experienced professional in the construction industry, Chris joined GeoStabilization International after leading Allied Contractors Inc., GeoStabilization’s former subcontractor, for over eight years. With more than 25 years of experience as a superintendent, Chris has been integral in the success of many of GeoStabilization’s largest projects. In New Market, Virginia, Chris and his crew injected 2,850 Self-drilling SuperNails® on a main thoroughfare. Chris was a part of both phases of GeoStabilization’s Cross Gate Village Project in Nashville, Tennessee where 16,000 square-feet of soil nails and 10,000 square-feet of micropiles were installed. He has directly supervised numerous soil stabilization and foundation support and stabilization projects installing rock bolts, micropiles, soil nails, wet and dry process shotcrete, compaction and gravity grout, and epoxy and concrete overlay systems. Chris is also a experienced certified shotcrete nozzleman. During his career Chris has supervised individual projects in excess of 22,000 square feet, has installed well over 100,000 square feet of reinforced shotcrete, and has drilled more than 15,000 SuperNails®. In his spare time Chris enjoys hunting, fishing, and spending time with his family.
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.