Remke van Dam

Principal Geophysicist

Remke graduated from Utrecht University, The Netherlands, in 1996 with a BSc and MSc in Physical Geography. In 2001 he received a PhD from the Free University in Amsterdam for a dissertation titled “Causes of ground-penetrating radar reflections in sediment.” He then moved to the United States where he held positions at the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology and at Michigan State University.

Remke commenced at SGC in 2019 and has particular expertise with GPR, EMI, and ERI equipment and data. He has extensive field experience in Brazil, Germany, Laos, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Oman, Panama, Svalbard, United Arab Emirates, and United States.

As a Principal Geophysicist with SGC, he works in the broad area of near-surface geophysics, which includes environmental, geotechnical, and hydro -geophysics. He works on innovative solutions for a range of market sectors and does survey planning, data processing, and interpretation.