Bruno Borntraeger is a Specialist Geotechnical Engineer based in Knight Piésold’s Vancouver office. He has over 24 years of experience in geotechnical/civil engineering design; regulatory permitting; technical specifications; bid package preparation; construction material evaluations; QA/QC activities during construction; and construction of solution collection ponds, water storage reservoirs, dams, infrastructure, piping systems, and heap leach and waste management facilities.
He has also been responsible for the planning, supervision, implementation, and reporting of numerous geotechnical and hydrogeological site investigation programs. He has strong leadership qualities as a project manager in coordinating and playing a key role within multidisciplinary teams. His project experience includes Canada (British Columbia, Yukon), USA (Alaska, Nevada, Montana, California, Washington, Virginia), Mexico, Honduras, Peru, Argentina, Malaysia, China, and Turkey.