Site Characterizations

  • Performed geological/geotechnical characterization and construction excavatability in coralline/basaltic/fill subsurface conditions for proposed several miles of sewer infrastructure in Pago Pago area, Tutuila Island, American Samoa.
  • Court-Appointed Expert, advised on geological engineering aspects of lava tube cave stability. Had the primary role in retrieval of the Forbes Collection, 83 Hawaiian cultural artifacts, sealed by rock and concrete barriers within the caves.
  • At the Lihir gold mine, Papua New Guinea, consulted on overall geologic hazards associated with ongoing and planned pit expansions.