Chris McKane

Senior Geotechnical Engineer/Geological Engineer

Vancouver

Mr. McKane M.Eng., P.Eng., has 17 years of international experience specializing in the design and construction monitoring of mine tailings impoundments including instrumentation and performance monitoring. He has experience characterizing soil and rock foundations and borrow in tropical, glaciated, and nearshore marine settings for dam and heavy civil structures.  For tailings dams, Mr. McKane has completed designs, construction drawings, specifications, quantity estimates, annual inspections, dam safety reviews, and supported clients with engineer of record services, development of operation, surveillance and maintenance (OMS) manuals, audits, permit applications, risk assessments, and regulator and public engagements.