Ryan Kemp is a Chartered member of Engineers Australia (CPEng) and a Registered Professional Engineer of Queensland (RPEQ). Currently a Principal Geotechnical Engineer at Protest Engineering Pty Ltd, Ryan has over twenty-five years’ combined experience in geotechnical engineering, soil mechanics, earthworks, civil materials and related disciplines during his employment in the private sector.
Ryan began his career soil testing as a young man in 1998 and after completing a Certificate IV in materials testing, continued worked in the material testing space until 2002. Ryan then excitedly took the opportunity to work as an Engineering Services Technician/driller for another four years. During this time, Ryan began his engineering studies and eventually in 2006 had the opportunity to join the Geotechnical Engineering team at Protest Engineering, where he began his professional journey. Since then, Ryan has established a solid reputation in the Geotechnical Engineering space and completed studies in both Civil Engineering and Business Management (majoring in Leadership and Management).
Specialising in geotechnical investigation, finite element analysis, permanent and temporary works design, construction monitoring, materials testing and consultancy Ryan has worked for a variety of projects in the following sectors: mining, commercial, residential, school, industrial, road and rail, bridge, power station, pipeline, mine and telecommunication.