Overview of Facility Hazard Definition and Risk Management

To manage risk, you must first understand your hazards and how to control them. To manage risk, you must first understand your hazards and how to control them.

Geosyntec provides technical consulting services to enable effective risk management. We assist our clients in the analysis, mitigation and management of risks posed by natural and man-made hazards present in a range of industries.

The effective management of risk, whether safety, environment or business related, requires a sound analysis of hazards and their associated consequences. We provide solutions based on the sound application of engineering and science and technology combined with experience in design, construction, operations and project management. Geosyntec's primary areas of practice include risk management, structural engineering, analysis and simulation, design and assessment, fluid mechanics and geotechnical engineering.

Key Industries

  • Oil & Gas
  • Nuclear
  • Clean Energy
  • Utilities & Infrastructure
  • Security & Defense
  • Aerospace
  • Insurance

Our experienced, flexible and versatile staff have certifications in a wide range of engineering and scientific disciplines, including structural, mechanical, civil, geotechnical, chemical and petroleum engineers, alongside physicists, chemists, and mathematicians.

Lead Consultants

  • Alex Bond, FIMechE, CEng, FS Eng
    Alex Bond is a Principal Engineer based in England with more than 28 years of experience delivering technical and management consultancy projects for clients worldwide. His experience cover ...
  • John Evans, Ph.D., CPhys, CEng
    John Evans is a Senior Principal Engineer based in Scotland with more than 25 years of experience focused primarily in the area of technical safety. John is Managing Director of MMI Engineering, a ...
  • Ian Herbert
    Ian Herbert is a Principal Engineer based in England with more than 30 years of professional experience in process safety including the identification of major accident hazards through risk assessm ...
  • David Sanderson, CEng
    David Sanderson is a Senior Principal Engineer based in England with more than 20 years of experience focused on process safety, structural integrity and reliability, complex finite element analysi ...
  • Andrew Morrison, CEng.
    Andrew Morrison is a Senior Principal Civil Engineer based in England with more than 28 years of experience in civil and structural engineering, structural dynamics, risk assessment, and engineerin ...
  • Chris Robinson, Ph.D., CEng, MIMechE
    Chris Robinson is a Principal Engineer based in England, with more than 23 years of professional experience focused on fluids systems engineering, computational fluid dynamics (CFD), gas dispersion ...
  • Andrew Nelson, CEng
    Andrew Nelson is a Senior Principal Engineer based in Australia with more than 20 years of experience in technical safety engineering and risk management. His practice is focused on hazardous indus ...
  • Simon Thurlbeck, Ph.D., CEng
    Simon Thurlbeck is a Senior Principal Engineer based in England with more than 30 years of structural engineering and research experience focused on fire and explosion risk management for high-haza ...
  • Lelio Mejia, Ph.D., P.E., G.E.
    Lelio Mejia is a Senior Principal based in Oakland, California with more than 35 years of experience in geotechnical and earthquake engineering. For many years, he has focused on the challenges of ...
  • Duncan Talbert, FS Eng (TÜV Rheinland)
    Duncan Talbert is a Principal Technical Safety Engineer based in Scotland with more than 20 years of experience focused on major hazards management for offshore and onshore oil and gas production a ...
  • Caroline Field, C.Eng., P.E.
    Caroline Field is a Principal Civil Engineer with more than 20 years of professional experience in the de­sign and analysis of a wide range of structures for the built environment. She specializes ...
Geosyntec Consultants
Geosyntec is a specialized consulting and engineering firm that works with private and public sector clients to address new ventures and complex problems involving our environment, natural resources, and civil infrastructure.

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