KHAW LAI GUAN
SOLE PROPRIETOR / Managing Director KL Geotechnics Sdn Bhd
EDUCATION: B.S. (CIVIL) Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Mr.Eng(Geotech Eng) Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand.
AGE: 55 YEARS
PROFESSIONAL: I.E.M Graduate Member
PUBLISHED PAPER: Subsidence effects on infrastructures and settlement predictions
in AIT Campus, Chao Phraya Plain, Thailand.
Proc. lX European Conference on Soil Mechanics and Foundation
Engineering, Dublin, lreland. 1987
Summarv of Engineering and Construction Expertise:
- Excellent analytical, creative design and practical construction approach in geotechnical disciplines.
- Soil Stabilization: Design & Construction
- Deep Excavation: Instrumentation , Monitoring & Corrective Action
- Foundation Engineering: Design & Construction
- Build or Alternative Design Contractor
- Manager of Specialist Construction Firm for Over 26 Years
August 1982- 1984: Geomechanics Sdn Bhd --- Proiect Engineer
Supervised & Planned Soil lnvestigation Services to private and government clients. The
objective of the soil investigation is to delineate soil profile across subject site, to
establish soil parameters for foundation design and slope stability analysis.
Typical Project: East west Highway Slope Remedy works
Main Contractor: Malaysian- Thai Development Sdn Bhd
August 1984 - 1986 : Further studies
1986 - 1988 : Geomechanics Sdn Bhd -- Technical manager
Preparation of soil reports, Slope stability analysis. Lead and delegate works for the
company.lnvolved in construction of Caisson Foundation and slope stabilization works.
1988 till June 2007 : Soil Mechanic Sdn Bhd -- Managing Director
Self Employ and lead the company to provide Quality Geotechnical Services to Clients.
Gain experiences in construction of caisson piles and micro piles in Granite and
Iimestone formation. Accumulated contract sum of over RM 100 Millions in these types
of works. Experiences in geotechnical lnstrumentation for Basement construction and
stabilization of ground using high pressure grouting. Tunneland Dam Grouting.