Olson Instruments’ sister company, Olson Engineering, is excited to announce their new Principal Geophysicist, Ryan E. North. Ryan will be leading the geophysics group at Olson Engineering to support clients in the US and abroad. Ryan has over 20 years of experience supporting military, civil works, engineering, and environmental programs utilizing seismic, gravity, electromagnetic, GPR, and electrical methods.
His background involves utilizing advanced electromagnetic induction instruments to detect, discriminate, and classify unexploded ordnance. He has experience in a range of methods for tunnel detection. He has performed numerous surveys to detect dam seepage, depth to bedrock, and geologic mapping for earthen dams. He has led programs to assess concrete dam spillways utilizing GPR, electromagnetic methods, and photogrammetry for potential voids. He has worked on numerous programs for condition assessments of concrete and asphalt roads, runways, and landing aprons.
Ryan has a PhD in Geophysics and a MS in Geophysical Engineering from the Colorado School of Mines and is currently an adjunct professor at the University of Mississippi. Ryan can be reached at our office at 303-423-1212, or his cellphone at 970-718-0085 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org