Dr. Robert Mercer is the Managing Principal of Knight Piésold’s North Bay office. He is a Professional Engineer with over 25 years of experience. His recent work ranges from managing geomechanical site investigation programs to providing ongoing rock mechanics support to operating underground and open pit mines. He has worked on over 100 mining and civil projects worldwide and has degrees in both Geological and Mining Engineering. Rob is a licensed Professional Engineer in Ontario and Nunavut/Northwest Territories. He also holds the designation of Consulting Engineer in Ontario.