Ken Grubb, our proprietor and Engineering Geologist, has extensive general geotechnical experience as well as highly specialised knowledge of past coal mining activities in the Ipswich region.
Ken has a Bachelor of Science from the University of Natal and a Master of Applied Science from Queensland University of Technology. Ken is a Chartered Professional Engineer in Australia (176276) and a Registered Professional Engineer in Queensland (2811) as well as a member of the Association of Environmental and Engineering Geologists of the U.S.A.
Where supplementary or specialist expertise (e.g. mine surveys, aerial photogrammetry studies, geophysical studies etc) is required, then the services of other Consultants are included in the investigation program.
Drill rigs, excavators and backhoes for field work are sourced locally and all field work is supervised.
All samples selected for testing are submitted to NATA-registered laboratories.