The Geotechnical Engineering Podcast

The Geotechnical Engineering Podcast

Latest Episodes

TGEP 49: Geohazard Monitoring and Mitigation in Geotechnical Engineering
May 05, 2022

In this episode, we talk to Ben Haugen, Director of Business Development for Remote Sensing at GeoStabilization International, about geohazard monitoring and mitigation, how it benefits the community,

TGEP 48: Engineering in the Bay Area: Exploring Variable Site Conditions
April 21, 2022

In this episode, we talk to Tom W. Porter, P.E., Principal Engineer at Romig Engineers, Inc., and Christina Tipp, PG, CEG, a professional geologist from SHN, about variable site conditions in the Bay

TGEP 47: Recent Developments in Cast-in-Place Piles and Ground Improvement Techniques
April 07, 2022

In this episode, I talk to Morgan NeSmith, P.E., D.GE, award-winning Director of Engineering at Berkel & Company Contractors, Inc., about some of the recent developments in cast-in-place piles and gro

TGEP 46: The Current Status of Trenchless Technology: A Guide for Geotechnical Engineers
March 24, 2022

In this episode, we talk to Brian Dorwart, P.E., PG, a senior consultant at Brierley Associates, about trenchless technology and review the current status of trenchless technology with a concentration

TGEP 45: Rock Socketed Pile Foundations: Preventing Engineering Failures
March 10, 2022

In this episode, we talk to Dr. Anne Lemnitzer, Ph.D., P.E., Associate Professor at the University of California, Irvine, about geotechnical education, and the research she did on rock socketed pile f

TGEP 44: How Engineers Can Effectively Manage Remote Teams
February 24, 2022

In this episode, we talk to Sonia Sorabella Swift, P.E., civil engineer, and Director of Engineering at Menard USA, with over 15 years of experience in ground improvement design, excavation support de

TGEP 43: Engineering Geology Explained: Engineering with Passion
February 10, 2022

In this episode, we talk to Felipe Ochoa, Ph.D., M.Sc., M.Eng., B.Sc., a geotechnical engineer who is passionate about geology and geosciences and his career as an assistant professor. We discuss his

TGEP 42: The Relationship Between Geological and Geotechnical Engineering
January 27, 2022

In this episode, we talk to Christina Tipp, PG, CEG, a professional geologist from SHN Consulting Engineers. Christina was previously on one of our other podcasts, The Civil Engineering Podcast, where

TGEP 41: Women in Geotechnical Engineering: Geotechnical Construction Explained
January 13, 2022

In this episode, we talk to Hannah Iezzoni, P.E., a Geostructural design engineer at KELLER, about what geotechnical construction is and the relationship between geotechnical and foundation engineerin

TGEP 40: Flood Restoration Tips for Geotechnical Engineers
December 30, 2021

In this episode, we talk to Stefan Flynn. P.E., a geotechnical engineer for the US Army Corps of Engineers Rock Island District, about flood restoration and his involvement in some major flood restora