Matt Wachholz, PE, Joins Schnabel

We’re thrilled to welcome Matt Wachholz, PE, to our Earth and Environment group! With over 25 years of consulting experience as a senior geotechnical consultant and client manager, Matt brings a wealth of expertise to the Schnabel team. He’s adept at strategically staffing teams and fostering trusting relationships. Matt leverages internal connections to ensure access to local and national expertise for regulatory challenges, strategic evaluations/studies, and client design needs.

His experience includes collaborating on hundreds of projects spanning geotechnical engineering, waste and water management, hydro dams, material testing, engineering studies, and various specialty projects. He prioritizes adding value to project teams by aligning the right staff and technical expertise. Matt’s technical skills encompass soil mechanics, soft soil, ground modification, retaining walls, foundations, and cold regions soil issues.

Prior to his engineering career, Matt served with the US Air Force during Operation Desert Storm.

Welcome to the team, Matt and thank you for your service!