Nate is a graduate of the University of Missouri where he obtained his BS and MS in Civil & Environmental Engineering, with an emphasis in geotechnical engineering. His master’s thesis focused on site investigation, deep foundation design, and a comparison of Allowable Stress Design with Load & Resistance Factor Design. Along with working with other geotechnical contractors during school, Nate was a summer intern with GeoStabilization and was captivated by the culture of family and hard work. He enjoys spending time with his family and friends, snowboarding, water sports, and reading about history.
The foundation of a high voltage tower situated at the crest of a steep, high ridge of weak rock in Southern British Columbia was at risk of being undermined.