Marino Engineering Associates
With over 35 years of experience, MEA’s staff has provided services across the entire scope of geotechnical engineering and mine subsidence engineering. MEA provides geotechnical services to supportive design of various shallow and deep foundation systems, and all types of retaining structures by a structural engineer, as well as numerical (Finite Element) 2D and 3D seepage, and soil-structure interaction analyses, sophisticated slope stability analyses, and rock engineering.
In the areas of mining and subsidence engineering, MEA has serviced over 100 major mining projects, site subsidence studies, mine stability design and failure analyses. In addition, MEA has worked extensively in the areas of prediction of subsidence displacement and damage potential, subsidence inspection, and grout design and monitoring for stabilizing mine voids. Being foremost in this field, MEA’s staff has authored over 90 publications on related topics and has worked in coal fields across the U.S. »
Gennaro G. Marino, Ph.D., P.E., D.GE President
Dr. Marino is among the nation's top experts in subsidence engineering. With over 33 years of experience, he has been a lead consultant on more difficult mining and geotechnical engineering related projects throughout the United States.
This project involved a 40,940 ft. (7.75 miles) long enlargement of an existing levee located along the east side of the Mississippi River. »
Assessments of the potential for damage from subsidence and how it can be mitigated play key roles »
This project involved an owner who wanted to construct a city building between two older existing buildings. »