Claudio Angelino as our new Principal Geotechnical Engineer
Nov 6th, 2019
Riskope is pleased to announce and welcome Claudio Angelino as our new Principal Geotechnical Engineer.
Claudio has a Master of Science from the Imperial College and more than 30 years of consulting history. Experience includes studies, design ad site supervision of complex geotechnical works for the infrastructure construction industry. Claudio Angelino is a professional engineer with the Italian Institution of Engineers since 1989.
In the last ten years Claudio expanded his professional experience internationally. Transportation projects include railways, bridges, canals. Civil infrastructure projects cover dams, water treatment plants, large monitoring plan. Geographic locations include Australia, Saudi Arabia, UK, Kenya, Ethiopia, Georgia, Kosovo, Tajikistan and finally Lao PDR.
Claudio’s history with Riskope dates back twenty years. Joint projects include the rehabilitation of the Balangero Asbestos Mine and several large Alpine landslides endangering the Olympic corridor (Turin 2006 Winter Olympics).
Claudio is the geotechnical specialist in an international panel of experts of the Lao PDR government in the aftermath of the Xepian Xenamnoy 2018 dam disaster.
Claudio has a strong experience in foundations, excavations and seepage control. Applications include slope stability both in soils and rocks, ground improvement, and finally geosynthetics engineering applications. He has also worked on many flood protection schemes, including dykes design (stability, seepage, etc.).
Claudio’s clientele are major international engineering consulting companies. The Asian Development Bank, World Bank and the EU Technical Assistance Facility have approved Claudio’s CV.