Ian Chaney

Geotechnical and Tunneling National Market Leader
United States

With two decades of experience in geotechnical and tunneling, Ian has served in technical and leadership capacities on projects for large highway, transit, water and transportation agencies across the U.S., including the Hampton Roads Bridge and Tunnel project, the Midtown Tunnel and projects for key clients such as New York City Transit, Virginia Department of Transportation, and several major design-build contractors. He leads WSP’s vast team of geotechnical and tunneling engineers in delivering services for state and local transportation agencies, water and wastewater clients, developers, and design-build contractors.

Ian has a BS in Mining Engineering and an MS in Geotechnical Engineering from Virginia Tech. He is a licensed professional engineer in Virginia, North Carolina, Florida, Tennessee, Louisiana, and Kentucky and is an active member of the American Society of Civil Engineers.