Dru is GeoStabilization’s Project Development Engineer for North Carolina and South Carolina. After graduating from Mississippi State University with a B.S. in civil engineering specializing in geotechnical design and analysis, Dru began his career at the Mississippi DOT as a geotechnical engineer where he participated in design and QA of bridge deep foundation and embankment slope stability projects. Dru then transitioned to a national consulting firm where he focused on State Department of Transportation and commercial projects throughout the Southeastern United States. Since joining GeoStabilization in 2016, Dru has designed solutions for slope stability, rockfall mitigation, and geotechnical foundation applications utilizing soil nails, micropiles, and GeoSynthetically Confined Soil (GCS®) walls throughout the Appalachian region. He has extensive experience solving for geotechnical challenges in both North Carolina and South Carolina. In his spare time Dru enjoys mountain biking, hiking, and being outdoors with his friends & dog.
Slip Repair with a Shoulder-Widening Retaining Wall – Calpine Corporation, Northern California