Wilson Muir is a Senior Engineer based in Knight Piésold’s North Bay office. He has over 20 years of experience as a geotechnical engineer and is fluent in Spanish. He has extensive experience in the design and management of tailings and water management systems, from conceptual studies through to construction and operations and into the closure period.
Wilson also has extensive experience in slope stability assessments, construction Quality Assurance, site and foundation investigations, and terrain hazard and risk assessments. Wilson has worked on projects in high altitude, mountainous terrain, post-glacial environments, arid regions, and high rainfall, tropical areas consisting of weathered soil profiles. Such sites present unique design and operational challenges, to which Wilson is well-acquainted.