January 21, 2014

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Geosyntec Welcomes New Senior Practitioners to Family of Companies

Geosyntec Consultants is pleased to announce the arrival of a new group of senior practitioners to the firm at offices in the United States and the United Kingdom. Please join us in welcoming these experienced engineers, scientists, and innovators to the Geosyntec family of companies.

Pavitra Bansal
Senior Engineer, MMI Engineering
London

Pavitra Bansal, Ph.D., is an engineer with 11 years of experience in asset integrity management, design appraisals, and fitness-for-service and fracture assessments. His practice focuses on pressure systems and fracture mechanics, especially for offshore structures such as jack-ups, fixed jackets, and semi-submersibles. As a senior consultant with DNV GL, the world's largest ship and offshore classification society, Pavitra successfully established new service offerings in design verification and remaining-life assessments for aging offshore assets. Contact Pavitra at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Graham Boaler
Senior Engineer, MMI Engineering
Aberdeen

Graham Boaler is a chemist with more than 35 years of experience in research and development (R&D), testing, and specification in the fields of corrosion protection and passive fire protection (PFP). During the course of his career, he has managed R&D laboratories that researched and tested many products used for the protection of steel against corrosion, marine fouling, and fire events, especially in the civil construction and energy sectors. Graham has contributed to many high-profile energy projects across the world, particularly in the offshore oil and gas sector, with a particular emphasis in product testing and approval with major asset owners. He is a member of the National Association of Corrosion Engineers. Contact Graham at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Anh Bui
Senior Engineer, MMI Engineering
Houston

Anh Bui, Ph.D., is a nuclear engineer with more than 20 years of experience in thermal fluid-dynamic analysis, computational fluid dynamics modeling, and nuclear system safety assessment. He has developed methods and computer models to predict the progression of high-temperature core melt; the weakening and failure of a reactor vessel; and the interactions of core melt with concrete structures. Anh also is a former research scientist with the Australian Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation and the Consortium for Advanced Simulation of Light Water Reactors — a research initiative sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy at Idaho National Laboratory. Contact Anh at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Curtis Laush, Jr.
Senior Scientist, Geosyntec
Austin

Curtis Laush, Jr., Ph.D., is a chemist with more than 20 years of experience in the development of remote sensing quantitative measurement methods and instrumentation. He has conducted worldwide field measurement services, instrumentation installation and maintenance services, and training in the use of remote sensing technology. Curtis also assists clients with chemistry evaluations, data interpretation, and reporting. He continues to advance the state of the practice by developing and enhancing measurement methods for greenhouse gases emitted by the semiconductor industry, as well as acid gases emitted by the electrical power industry, and is a listed author on more than 20 publications and patents. Contact Curtis at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Liz Marsh
Senior Engineer, Geosyntec
Ann Arbor

Liz Marsh, P.E., CHMM, is an environmental engineer with more than 19 years of experience specializing in regulatory compliance and due diligence for clients in the automotive, consumer goods manufacturing, utilities, rail, and oil and gas sectors. Her practice focuses on waste management, including waste regulated under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) and the Toxic Substance Control Act (TSCA). Liz has completed numerous environmental compliance audits; has a broad background in site investigation and remediation; and consults with clients on their plant decommissioning, closure, and demolition activities. She is a board member for the Alliance of Hazardous Materials Professionals. Contact Liz at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Ryan Wymore
Senior Engineer, Geosyntec
Denver

Ryan Wymore, P.E., is an environmental engineer with more than 16 years of experience specializing in the characterization and remediation of sites impacted by chlorinated solvents. He has implemented multi-component remedies for large, complex sites and led laboratory and field-scale research into emerging remediation technology. Ryan works closely with members of the Interstate Technology and Regulatory Council (ITRC) and has contributed to more than 20 guidance documents and training sessions on behalf of the council. He recently completed a three-year term on the ITRC Board of Advisors as its industry representative. Ryan is the author or co-author of more than 85 presentations and papers, including a chapter in a recently published book, Bioaugmentation for Groundwater Remediation. Contact Ryan at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..