James Beaumont


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James Beaumont
Senior Geotechnical Engineer
BE (Civil), GIPENZ

James is a senior geotechnical engineer with specialist skills in the areas of soft ground, rock mechanics and excavation engineering, piled foundations, and ground retention.
Since graduating in 2002 from Auckland University with a degree in civil engineering, James has gained considerable experience from his work on a broad range of land and building development projects in varied and often technically testing geological conditions.
James manages a variety of industrial and commercial, projects, ranging from high-rise buildings with multi-level basements, to large multi-lot subdivisions.  He also undertakes extensive work for residential properties.  More specifically, James has experience in site investigations including earthworks inspections and testing, retaining wall design, stability and liquefaction assessments, finite element modelling, rockmass analysis, and PDA pile testing.

Outside of work James enjoys rugby, cricket, fishing, and reading.


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