John Wille is a Vice President at GTA Associates, Inc.’s Charlotte, North Carolina office. Mr. Wille is responsible for managing and supervising the geotechnical department as well as the construction observation and testing staff.
With 22 years of experience, John specializes in geotechnical engineering and construction materials testing services. John has participated in evaluations for all phases of projects, including conception, design, construction, and forensic evaluations.
Specifically, John has managed numerous commercial, retail, residential, hotels, high-rise construction, land development projects, bridges, and state highway projects involving shallow foundations, deep foundations, lateral earth pressures and retaining walls, slope stability, geosynthetic reinforced slopes, rigid and flexible pavements, earthwork, ground improvement, foundation underpinning and other geotechnical related tasks.
He also supervises construction observation and testing for geotechnical quality assurance and quality control, and provides construction phase consultation. Mr. Wille is involved in the training and mentoring of engineering technicians and assistant managers. Responsibilities also include overseeing the day-to-day operations in the soils and concrete testing laboratory.
John earned his Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering from UNC – Charlotte. He is a registered professional engineer in both North Carolina and South Carolina, and is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Home Builders Association, and Urban Land Institute.