Dave has over 18 years of professional experience working as an Engineering Geologist and Geotechnical Engineer in diverse and complex geological environments primarily in New Zealand and Australia. Dave has a broad level of experience in a wide range of geotechnical projects, particularly in soft ground engineering, land slope stability, seismic geotechnical design and earthworks construction incorporating a wide range of soil types.
Having established and managed a regional geotechnical consulting office for several years, where he was responsible for the financial and technical delivery of the business unit, one of Dave’s strengths is communicating with clients and contractors to understand and share their challenges and to determine the most practical and relevant solutions.
Dave has also gained significant management experience where he was responsible for all aspects of management and operation of the South Australia, Northern Territory and Asia business of an international geotechnical consultancy.
Dave's role focuses on the delivery of major CMW projects that require specialist geotechnical involvement and collaboration within client teams.