Transport Scotland , geotechnical specialists manager
Paul Mellon is a Chartered Engineering Geologist who joined Transport Scotland as Geotechnical Specialist Manager in 2008. His initial responsibility was as the Client’s geotechnical lead for the Forth Replacement Crossing project, now successfully opened as the Queensferry Crossing. He is now directing his efforts to other geotechnical aspects of TS’s trunk road responsibilities including procurement of ground investigations, geotechnical certification and geotechnical asset management, particularly focussing on rock slopes and landslides. Paul’s earlier career has encompassed the materials consultancy, local government and civil engineering consultancy sectors and included roles in major development and regeneration schemes with Glasgow City Council.