CALIFORNIA: JCK Underground is pleased to announce that Pedro Moreno Jr.  has joined our team as a Chief Inspector based in California. Pedro has more than 28 years of experience in the mining and tunneling industry – having previously worked as an inspector & safety supervisor (CHST) Construction health and Safety Technician, superintendent, miner & foreman, and blasting supervisor (BIC) Blaster in charge. Pedro has worked on numerous tunneling projects and mines, including Rondout Bypass Tunnel Project (BT2) NY DEP, CAT-RR NY DEP, OCIT Tunnel Project Akron OH, Rondout Shaft (BT1) NY DEP, Lake Mead Intake #3 NV, Resolution Copper Mine Shaft  AZ, San Vicente Tunnel Project CA, Lake Hodges Tunnel Project CA, Big Meadows Road Improvement CO, West Utility Tunnel Dulles Airport Chantilly VA, Richland Creek Tunnel Project GA, Wolf Creek Pass Tunnel CO, High Speed Rail Rehab Tunnel Stillwater MT, Stillwater Mine Big Timber MT. San Manuel Mine AZ.

Mr. Moreno’s initial assignment will be as the Chief Tunnel Inspector on the Santa Clara Valley Water District Anderson Dam Tunnel Project (ADTP) in Morgan Hill, CA, as part of the Construction Management team.

Geoffrey Hughes, Principal at JCK Underground stated, “We’re very excited to welcome Pedro on board to further expand our CM team on the West Coast. His many years of hands-on mining experience and inspection skills will certainly assist navigation of the challenging geology facing us at ADTP.”