Derek Egan. BEng, PhD, CEng, FICE.
UK Registered Ground Engineering Adviser
Derek has 30 years of construction and geotechnical experience working at a high level in the civil engineering and specialist geotechnical contracting and consulting worlds.
He maintains a wide interest in the industry, is past chairman of the Federation of Piling Specialists Technical Committee and UK representative on British and European Geotechnical Standard Committees.
Derek has a passion for the challenges of geotechnical engineering and is an enthusiastic communicator in his chosen area having written nearly 30 peer reviewed technical papers. He presents on geotechnical topics throughout the UK and abroad.
Daniel Simpson. BSc. MSc. CGeol. FGS.
UK Registered Ground Engineering Specialist
Daniel has over 23 years’ experience in the construction industry having worked in both geotechnical contracting and consulting environments. He has been responsible for leading geotechnical design teams for the world’s largest geotechnical contractor and has been responsible for developing winning designs for numerous geotechnical projects.
Daniel has a proven track record in providing pragmatic and innovative technical solutions and has successfully delivered a very wide range of geotechnical projects from concept through to construction. He has a thorough interest and understanding of how the geological history of a site influences the most appropriate geotechnical solution coupled with an extensive knowledge of geotechnical construction techniques.