Meet the


Robert Simpson
Senior Engineer

Joining GRL in 2023, Robert is the former Chairman of ASTM Subcommittee D18.11. He is also the Technical Contact and was largely responsible for D8169. He is Vice Chairman of two DFI technical committees, Codes and Standards and Testing and Evaluation and was recently awarded the inaugural DFI President’s Award for his work on the Instructional video, “Static Load Testing of Deep Foundation Elements”. Robert earned an MS in Engineering from the University of Florida and a BS in Physics from Michigan Technological University in 1995 and 1993, respectively.