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Dr Mike Cavanaugh   PhD

Dr. Kavanaugh is a Senior Principal with Geosyntec Consultants, Inc., a 1200 person professional services firm specializing in environmental science, and environmental and geotechnical engineering. He is a chemical and environmental engineer with over 40 years of consulting experience. His areas of expertise include hazardous waste management, site remediation with particular focus on groundwater remediation, industrial waste treatment, risk and decision analysis, fate and transport of contaminants in the environment, water quality management, water and wastewater treatment, potable and non-potable water reuse, and strategic environmental management.
Dr. Kavanaugh has been project engineer, project manager, principal-in-charge, technical director or technical reviewer on over 200 projects conducted in the U.S. and internationally covering a broad range of environmental problems. He has authored or co-authored more than 40 peer reviewed technical papers, edited and contributed to six books on water quality, water treatment, groundwater remediation, and aquifer restoration. He has also made over 170 presentations to technical audiences as well as public groups including testimony before congressional and state legislative committees. Dr. Kavanaugh also has extensive litigation experience, both as a testifying expert (seven trial testimonies, 35 deposition testimonies) and as a consulting expert on engineering and hydrogeologic issues related to hazardous waste site remediation as well as on other issues related to his areas of expertise. He also has participated on more than ten mediation and arbitration panels as a neutral technical expert as well as being a sole facilitator/mediator/arbitrator and a court appointed neutral expert. He has served on over 25 peer review panels throughout his career.

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