Bryan Fahl is a Project Engineer based in Knight Piésold’s Denver office. He has 10 years of experience in surface water management, including hydrologic analyses, hydraulic design, water balance analyses, and dam break studies. His work predominantly focuses on mining projects in North and South America and Africa, with experience in extreme wet, dry, and cold climates. He is a registered professional engineer in Colorado.
Most of his recent work includes confidential dam break studies for tailings dams. He has also been involved in, or led, the development of numerous surface water management plans for mines, ranging from conceptual to detailed design and from single facility retrofitting to site wide plans, with a focus on safety, cost, and constructability.