b_cke_joins_griWe are pleased to announce that Chris Ell has joined GRI as a senior geotechnical engineer. He heads our new branch office in Brookings, Oregon.

Chris is a registered professional engineer in Oregon and California and professional geotechnical engineer in Oregon. He has 12 years of geotechnical experience on a variety of notable public and private sector projects throughout Oregon, Washington, and California. Design of deep foundations for bridges and other large structures, retaining structures for roadway embankments, excavation support, seismic design, and landslide stabilization are just a few areas of his interest and expertise.

Chris brings strong analytical skills and a team-oriented management approach to projects together with the firmwide resources of GRI.

You can contact Chris at cell@gri.com or 503-641-3478.