The Geotechnical Engineering Podcast

The Geotechnical Engineering Podcast

Latest Episodes

TGEP 085: The Dynamic Crossroads of Earth Science, Geology, and Mechanics in Geotechnical Engineering
September 21, 2023

In this episode, we talk with Mohsen Radi, PhD, PE, M.ASCE, a distinguished Civil and Geotechnical Engineer at Marino Engineering Associates, about the dynamic crossroads of earth science, geology, an

TGEP 084: Charting Your Geotechnical Engineering Career: Tips, Challenges, and Growth Strategies
September 07, 2023

In this episode, I talk with Intisar Ahmed, MS, EIT, a geotechnical engineer from Thurber Engineering in Vancouver, BC. As an early-career professional with extensive experience in the geotechnical in

TGEP 083: The Vital Role of Ground Engineering in Fostering Safe and Sustainable Infrastructure
August 24, 2023

In this episode, we talk with Lorin Bosoc, CEng MICE, a Chartered Civil Engineer and Registered Ground Engineering Professional at Atkins Ground Engineering and Tunneling about the challenges and oppo

TGEP 082: How Geotechnical Exploration Can Improve Your Construction Projects
August 10, 2023

In this episode, we talk with Seth Scheilz, P.E., a senior geotechnical engineer at Braun Intertec Corporation, about subsurface exploration and advanced in situ testing techniques for engineersmetic

TGEP 081: How to Create a High-Performing Team with Cognitive Diversity
July 27, 2023

In this episode, we talk to Matthew J. Niermann, P.E., M.ASCE, Vice President at Schnabel, about the fascinating realm of cognitive diversity and its profound impact on teamwork within the engineering

TGEP 080: Geosynthetic Industry Standards Are the Key to Market Growth and Innovation
July 13, 2023

In this episode, we talk with Dr. Mark H. Wayne, Ph.D., P.E., the Director of Application Technology and Engineering with Tensar, a division of CMC, about the significance of industry standards in the

TGEP 079: How to Balance Professional Development with Team Leadership as a Geotechnical Engineer
June 29, 2023

In this episode, I talk about how to balance professional development activities while effectively managing or leading your team as a geotechnical engineer. You can view the video version for this epi

TGEP 078: Riverton Unveiled: Ground Improvement, Engineering Strategies, and Future Prospects
June 15, 2023

In this episode, we talk to Megan Nugent, EIT, a project engineer for Geotechnical Services at Colliers Engineering & Design. Megan shares her insights into the world of geotechnical engineering and d

TGEP 077: How Satellite Data Is Being Used to Save Lives From Landslides
June 01, 2023

In this episode, we talk to L. Sebastian Bryson, Ph.D., P.E., D. GE, F.ASCE, the Hardin-Drnevich-Huang Professor of Civil Engineering in the Department of Civil Engineering with a joint appointment in

TGEP 076: Strategies for Tackling Challenges and Mitigating Risks in Small Geotechnical Engineering Firms
May 18, 2023

In this episode, I talk with Pedram MolkAra, M.Sc., M.Eng., P.Geo., P.Eng., geotechnical lead for Canadian Buildings & Infrastructure, Mining, and Environmental Services at Jacobs, about the present s