Mark Richardson has worked in the site investigation industry for 18 years, both in the land and marine environment. Having graduated as a geotechnical engineer in the late 1990’s he progressed into project management, working on major UK and international projects. He has considerable commercial tendering experience and worked within Fugro’s European Major Project Tender Team for six years. Since 2017 Mark has been business development manager for Fugro’s UK land business.
Developments in site investigation for coastal infrastructure
Construction of assets such as ports, pipelines, outfalls and bridges at sites where land and water meet presents a multitude of challenges. Positive outcomes require novel access methods, efficient data acquisition and flexible relationships between clients and project teams. The presentation will provide an update on key developments and innovations in coastal site investigation highlighting their benefits and limitations.