Andy ShafferAssociate/Field Services Manager, Grand Junction, Colorado

    Andy is a recent graduate whose current projects encompass a wide spectrum in mining engineering.  Experience includes engineering field support for installation of geotechnical monitoring instruments including, but not limited, to borehole pressure cells (BPCs) and multiple-point borehole extensometers (MPBXs) as well as in-situ stress measurements using both the USBM and CSIRO Hollow Inclusion Cell Method.  Additional projects include environmental compliance issues, laboratory properties testing, and general mining engineering tasks.