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Adam Prochaska

Senior Engineer


Adam specializes in geotechnical and geological engineering for dam and reservoir projects.  Since joining RJH in 2006, he has developed specialized experience implementing site investigations and performing complex seepage and slope stability evaluations including two- and three-dimensional modeling. Adam has served as Lead Geotechnical Engineer for over 25 new dam and dam rehabilitation projects.  He has also authored multiple peer-reviewed conference and journal papers pertaining to specialty geotechnical engineering topics.

Adam graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville with a B.S. in Civil Engineering, Purdue University with an M.S. in Civil Engineering with a focus in geotechnical engineering, and Colorado School of Mines with a Ph.D. in Geologic Engineering.  He is a registered professional engineer in Colorado and Wisconsin and is a registered professional geologist in Nebraska and Wyoming.


  • Geologic site characterization
  • Geotechnical investigations
  • Seepage and slope stability modeling
  • Geostructural applications
  • Groundwater modeling
  • Construction services