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Paul C. Schmall, Ph.D., P.E.

Vice President & Chief Engineer

Dr. Schmall is a Vice President of Moretrench and its Chief Engineer. He has extensive experience in dewatering and groundwater control, grouting, and ground freezing, and is regarded as an industry expert in the forensic investigation and remediation of geotechnical “failures” related to groundwater.

He is proactive in advancing the state of the practice by sharing his experience and expertise with the engineering community through frequent seminar and conference presentations, the publication of technical papers, instruction of several short courses, and by serving on industry committees. Dr. Schmall is a co-author of the third edition of Construction Dewatering and Groundwater Control, published in 2007.

Dr. Schmall has a B. S. in Civil Engineering, from Bucknell University, a Doctorate of Philosophy in Civil Engineering from the University of Nottingham, U.K., is a Registered Professional Engineer in several states, and a member of the Academy of Geo-Professionals.