Chris Foote

Tauranga

Service Leader - Geotechnics

Chris’ expertise are developed from his 10 years’ experience in Engineering Geology and Geotechnical Engineering. At PDP Chris hasbeen involved in a wide range of projects ranging from land development to the oil and gas industries.  Projects to date have involved; slope stability assessments for residential and commercial properties; seismic risk assessments – including ground susceptibility for liquefaction, lateral spread and instability; engineering geological mapping; hazard risk assessments for corridor projects; slope monitoring, long term stabilisation/retirement design; construction management; foundation investigations; earthworks design and monitoring. 

Chris has exeptional skills in Geospatial Services including GIS, Remote Sensing & Satellite Imagery, UAV and geospatial software (ArcGIS Pro and ESRI productsPix4D, OpenDrone Map, QGIS and Surfer) to create and manage conceptual site models, live geological hazard maps and geohazard databases. He is also involved in contaminated land projects, hydrogeological investigations and environmental monitoring.