Travis Carpenter, P.E.

Senior Geotechnical Consultant

Travis Carpenter specializes in geotechnical engineering for embankments/dams, commercial developments, environmental remediation sites, and landfills.  Travis has developed and implemented hundreds of geotechnical investigations throughout the U.S. and Canada.  He performs slope stability evaluations and bearing capacity/settlement analyses, and he evaluates and designs stability improvement measures, seepage controls, instrumentation/monitoring plans, shallow foundations, ground improvements, earth anchors, retaining structures, mechanically-stabilized earth walls, pavements, and low-permeability cover systems.


B.S., Civil Engineering,

Massachusetts Institute of Technology



Fishing, hunting, skiing, camping

What is something you’ve always wanted to do?

Go fishing in Alaska with my dad

What is your favorite pastime?

Coaching youth baseball

What was your favorite TV show when you were growing up?

The Dukes of Hazzard

What is your favorite quote? 

"Life changes when you least expect it to.  The future is unertain.  So, Seize this day, seize this moment, and make the most of it!" - Jim Valvano