Senior Geotechnical Engineer
Sean is a registered Professional Engineer and holds an undergraduate degree in GeologicalEngineering fromtheUniversity of British Columbia and a Master of Sciencedegree in Civil Engineering (geotechnical specialization) from the University of Alberta. Following completion of his postgraduate degree, he advanced through successive roles from project engineer with a well-regarded Vancouver geotechnical consulting firm to Western Canada lead for a multidisciplinaryinternational consulting firm.
Through this progression, Sean has gained 25 years of experience in the Lower Mainland, across Canada,and internationally, providing geotechnical services on commercial, industrial, mining, urban infrastructure, linear infrastructure (pipelines, transmission lines and roads), hydroelectric development, and ports and marine assignments rangingfrom small operational services assignments to major design and construction assignments. His clients have included land owners, developers, public and private utilities, federal, provincial,and municipal government bodies, mining companies,and port facility operators.
Since joining the Active Earth team in 2016, Sean has provided full scope geotechnical services for clients in the development sector and in-house geotechnical engineering to support the unique needs of environmental and hydrotechnical services. He also provides independent review, second opinion,and legal opinion services for key clients.