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Last Chance 60 hours

Data, databases, and Machine Learning for Geotechnical Engineers

Data, databases, and machine learning for civil engineers

Starts Sep 23rd

The future of civil engineering is approaching

Online Deep Excavation and Soil nail wall design Workshop

16 PDH

Nov 18-19, 2020

Deep excavation in Las Vegas

Early registration ends soon!

DeepEX 2020

Solving Deep Excavation Design

DeepEX 2017 talk to it and design your deep excavation!

Online Slope Stability, Soil Nailing, and Inclinometer Monitoring Workshop

4 hours each day, 8 PDH

Slope stability, soil nailing, and inclinometer worksho

July 15, 16, 2020

Deep Foundation Software, Pile Rafts, Pile Groups

From soil estimation to axial and lateral pile capacity

DeepFND - Deep Foundation Software, caissons, CFA, drilled piles, driven piles, concrete, timber

From soil estimation to helical pile settlement estimation.

New helical pile software HelixPile
Signup for a free trial and get our free pdf on the five most common errors in deep excavation design
What do you want to design?
DeepFND 2020: Deep Foundation software (NEW: Pile-Group/Pile Raft Analysis!)
DeepEX 2020: Deep Excavation software
Soldier pile walls
Sheet pile walls
Secant pile Walls
Tangent piles
Diaphragm Walls
Soldier and Tremied Concrete
Soil Mix walls
Combined king pile sheet piles
Slope stability
Cost estimation for braced excavations
Waler-Strut Cofferdams
Snail-Plus 2019: Soil nailing - soil nailing walls
SiteMaster: Inclinometer software (adopted by Geokon)
HelixPile: Helical Pile Software
RC-Solver: Concrete Design ACI-318, EC2, EC8
Steel-Beam: Steel beam column design, full equations, AISC, EC3

The people.  WHO WE ARE?


Founder & CEO, Deep Excavation

P.E. State of New York, West Virginia, EU PE in Geotechnical Engineering

Chair of the Earth Retaining Structures Committee of ASCE

CEO's biography

2000: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Masters of Science, Civil Engineering/ Geotechnical, GPA 4.64/5.00
1997: University of Massachusetts Lowell, BSE, Civil Engineering, GPA 3.64/4.00

Work Experience

2000 - 2006: Leading Geotechnical Firm inNew York, NY, Structural engineer: Involved in design of bridge foundations, cut and cover or rock mined tunnels, deep excavations, finite element simulations, piers and bulkheads, pile foundations, and field inspection. Presented internal presentations for finite element simulations, lateral pile capacity methods.
1998 -2000: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge MA, Graduate research assistant: Researched and summarized the performance of nearly 30 slurry wall supported excavations in the United States.
1994 -1998: Centers for Learning, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Tutor: Hired by the University as a professional tutor. Assisted students and organized exam reviews for more than 15 subjects in science, math, and engineering
1998 - Summer: City Hall of Trikala, Greece, Surveyor: Performed surveying and road layout duties.
1997 - Summer: Public Power Corporation of Greece, Mesohora Hydroelectric Project, Engineer in Training:

Representative Project & Design Experience
Excavations: 300 Madison Avenue, NY, Newtown Creek, NY, Paerdegat Basin, NY, Times Square, NY, (also see slurry walls), Harbor at Hastings, NY, 53rd Street & Lexington Avenue NY.
Marine: Bulkhead at Newtown Creek, NY, Port Elizabeth, NJ, Hudson River Piers.
Piling: Drilled minipiles: DOMAC MA, Peerless Importers NY, Metro North NY, Caissons: Russia Wharf, MA, 7 World Trade Center, NY, Driven Piles: JFK Air Train, NY, Maher Terminals, NJ, Newport Office Center Evaluation.
Slope Stability: Newtown Creek, NY, Chevron-Texaco site, NJ, Maher Terminals, NJ.
Slurry Walls: Boston, MA: 500 Boylston, 75 State Street, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital, Dana Farber Tower (Smith Laboratories), Flagship Wharf, Millennium Place, One Memorial Drive, Post Office Square Garage, State Transportation Bldg.
Chicago, IL: Amoco Standard Oil, AT&T Corporate Center, Guest Quarters Hotel, Northwester University Memorial parking garage, Museum of Science and Industry parking garage, Prudential Two, Water Tower.
Idaho: Boise 11th Avenue Underpass.
New York: World Trade Center Recovery, Goldman Sachs Project Phoenix, Con Edison sites.
San Francisco, CA: Yerba Buena Tower
Washington, DC: Petworth Subway Station, World Bank Bldg, Washington Convention Center.
Tunneling: Atlantic Brigantine Cut and Cover Tunnel, NJ, No. 7 Line Extension, NY, Passageway expansion at No.7 line and Lexington Avenue intersection, Grove Street Station, NJ.

Computer and Software Skills
Plaxis Finite Element Software, Slope-W, GRL-WEAP pile drivability, RISA-2D and 3D - structural analysis, STAAD, AutoCAD, LPILE - lateral pile analysis for single piles, GROUP - lateral pile group analysis, Dynapile - dynamic pile analysis, PCA-Col, MS-Word, MS-Excel, Excellent user of PowerPoint, Primavera, Visual Basic 6, Visual Basic.Net (Software development),
Developed Software: Deep Excavation Engineering Program D.E.E.P. Copyright 2001, Trench-1.0 for stability analysis of slurry filled trenches and panels Copyright 2003, Steel-Connect for design of steel connections Copyright 2003, Steel-Beam 1.0 for evaluation of steel beams under combined stress loading.

Additional Educational Experience
Technology and Policy Program, Sloan School of Management Courses: Managerial decision making, International management, Project Management.

American Society of Civil Engineers, Chi Epsilon - Civil Engineering Honor Society, Tau Beta Pi - Engineering Honor Society.


"Control of ground movements for a multi-level-anchored diaphragm wall during excavation", Accepted Paper 1.32, 5th International Conference on Case Histories in Geotechnical Engineering in New York, NY, April 13-17 2004.




Engineer, Deep Excavation


EU PE in Civil Engineering


Job Responsibilities: programming, debugging of the programs,

documents preparation, verification examples performance.


Education & Working Experience


2004 – High School, Greece, Thessaloniki

2004-2009 - Aristotle University, Thessaloniki, Civil Engineering, construction engineering

2009-2010 – military service, engineering


July 2010 – Deep Excavation Llc, engineering


Leasure Time Activities


Music, movies, history of european cinema




Sales&Marketing, Deep Excavation

Member Advisory Council of Marketing Practitioners of the International Institute of Marketing Professionals



1997-2001 INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF FINANCE, bachelor with honors,
2001-2002 AMERICAN UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON, distance-learning course ''Implementation of computer technologies for international trade'', independent research ''International trade and environment''
1999-2002 Japan center, Japanese language
2001-2002 National Aviation University, Master ''Accounting & Audit'',  master degree with honors, master paper '' Accounting&Audit of foreign trade operations''
2002-2005 Post graduate studies at the National Aviation University, research degree in ''Transport & Communication Economy'', ''Economical aspects of Air Traffic Management''



2008 — 2010 Deatrade Servic es , sales&marketing director, construction, real estate, specialized financial services

2005 – 2008 Computer World & Games , sales&business development director, development & sales of different software products worldwide

2004 – 2005Information Technologies Center ITC , financial manager

2002 – 2004Export-import company GITAS , marketing manager

2000 – 2002,State Tax Administration project manager of launch of automated tax software by the Government of the Netherlands

1998 – 2000 KM INFORM , marketing manager



Foreign languages, ancient history studies, communication, reading, golf, traveling