Dr. Peter Fleming, P.E.
Dr. Fleming is President of Geotechnical Testing & Inspections (GTI) and is responsible for all the technical and administrative aspects of the company. He has over 38 years of professional experience focused in the areas of geotechnical and environmental engineering related projects. Dr. Fleming is a registered professional engineer in twenty six states across the U.S. He has completed several thousand geotechnical studies nationally and internationally involving high-rise structures, dams, lakes, interstate highways, bridges, airports, resorts, marinas, retaining structures, levees, shoring systems, geophysical explorations, synthetic liners, vibration studies, in-situ testing, and liquefaction studies.
He has conducted numerous Pile Integrity Testing and Cross-Hole Sonic Logging for deep foundation. Many of the projects involved evaluation of shallow and deep foundation systems, slope stability analysis, retaining walls, settlement, seepage calculations, and seismic vibration studies.
Dr. Fleming also provided expert testimony on numerous geotechnical and environmental issues. Dr. Fleming is nationally known for his innovative and cost saving solutions to complicated geotechnical problems. Dr. Fleming provided engineering services for the cellular industry including environmental, geotechnical and foundation design services. Dr. Fleming is a member of the Post-Tensioned slab-on-ground committee and has extensive experience with post-tensioned slab foundations. Dr. Fleming’s recent Post-Tensioning Institute August 2008 journal publication provides instructional procedures for designing post-tensioned slabs. Dr. Fleming is also Co-Chairman for the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Standards Committee. He is also a member of the Arizona Board of Technical Registration & Enforcement Advisory Committee. Dr. Fleming is also a member of the Arizona Land Subsidence Group. Dr. Fleming provided geophysical studies for evaluating the extent of visible and invisible fissures on many projects in Arizona.
Dr. Fleming is also responsible for the firm’s Environmental Services Division, including training and technical consultation. Dr. Fleming’s expertise in these areas have been utilized in soil and groundwater remediation, groundwater modeling and tracking of contaminated migration, environmental site assessments, and underground storage tank evaluations and removal. He has provided review of several thousand Phase I environmental site assessments, Phase II site characterization studies including soil gas surveys and Phase III remediation studies.
He is fully EPA AHERA-certified to direct all asbestos identification, evaluation and abatement activities. He is also an EPA-approved radon mitigator and he is an American Indoor Air Quality Council (AmIAQC) Certified Microbial Consultant. Dr. Fleming is also a Certified Residential Mold Inspector with the Indoor Environmental Standards Organization (IESO). He is also a Certified Instructor for the IESO and conducts mold training classes nationally. Dr. Fleming is also president of the Mold Training Institute (MTI) conducting mold training nationally.