Adriaan Meintjes

Partner / Principal Civil Geotechnical Engineer
SRK Johannesburg
265 Oxford Road 2196 Illovo, South Africa PO Box 55291 2116 Northlands
Tel: 
+27 11 441 1111
Fax: 
+27 11 880 8086

 

Specialisation:

  • Soil mechanics;
  • Rock mechanics;
  • Numerical modeling;
  • Geotechnical site investigations;
  • Foundation design;
  • Water and tailings dams;
  • Risk assessment.

Expertise:

Adriaan Meintjes has been involved in civil and geotechnical engineering. His expertise includes:

  • Geotechnical behaviour of tailings dams, dams and fills;
  • Geotechnical site and foundation investigations and engineering for townships, buildings, structures of pipelines and remedial geotechnical work;
  • Surface and underground rock engineering (rock slopes and tunnels) and stress analysis in soil and rock engineering;
  • Review and design of numerical analyses for rock tunnels near existing operating railway;
  • Selection of design parameters and review of tunnel and portal design for rock tunnels;
  • Analysis of behaviour of raft foundations on volume-change soils;
  • Laboratory testing of volume-change soils and soft rock;
  • Investigation of performance of buildings;
  • Development of a patented raft foundation.
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