Jim Rowlands, P.E.

Nov 14, 2000 by

Mr. Rowlands is a Registered Civil and Geotechnical Engineer in the State of California with more than thirty years experience.   He is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers, a fellow in the Institute for the Advancement of Engineering, a member of the California Geotechnical Engineers Association, and a member of the Consulting Engineers Association of California.  He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering from the University of California, Los Angeles.

His expertise in geotechnical engineering covers foundations, slope influences, landslides, subsidence, settlement, expansive soils, excavations, and grading/drainage.   His general civil engineering expertise covers planning, design, cost estimating, oversight monitoring, and distresses of structures and foundations.   In the area of inspections, he is an expert regarding drilled piles, excavations, and grading for commercial, residential, and industrial facilities.