Ralph Burden, PhD, P. Eng.
On staff with Frontera since 2020, Ralph holds an M.Eng. in Civil and Structural Engineering from the University of Leeds, England and a PhD in Geotechnical Engineering from the University of Alberta. He has over 7 years of engineering experience and has worked around the world in Canada, the UK, Africa and South America. He specialises in geotechnical analysis, design and numerical modelling. His project experience includes mine waste facilities, dams, retaining walls, slope stability and landslide assessments, deep excavations and foundations. When not at work, he can usually be found in the mountains climbing, snowboarding, skiing and running.