Reza Mahinroosta is a Chartered Professional Engineer (Civil, Leadership and Management). He has a combined professional and academic experience in Geotechnical/Dam Engineering. He is passionate and resourceful dam engineer with near to 15 years diverse experience in analysis, design and construction supervision of more than 20 large dams.
He designed tunnels in both soil and rock media and supervised the design of shafts and caverns for three large hydropower projects. He applied several methods of ground improvement techniques in strengthening foundations. He designed pile foundation and micro piles and a variety of geosynthetics material for soil reinforcement, water tightening and water drainage.
During his term at Mahab Ghodss Consulting Engineering, he led the department of soil and rock mechanics with over 30 professional geotechnical engineers and he served as a member of the technical committee. He oversaw geotechnical design reports and drawing maps of aqueduct systems and railway tunnels.
Reza has experience in:
- stability analysis of soil and rock slopes
- design and rehabilitation of dams
- monitoring and instrumentation of geo-structures
- earthquake analysis of geo-structures
- competent user of geotechnical software such as PLAXIS, GEOSTUDIO, UDEC and FLAC.