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James Dutt

James Dutt, RG

Senior Geologist

James has nearly 20 years of environmental and geotechnical experience with Shannon & Wilson. He performs a variety of environmental and geotechnical engineering tasks. For environmental services, he has performed more than 30 Phase I and II environmental assessments, permitting, and hazardous waste investigations. For geotechnical services, James has assisted in subsurface investigations including soil and rock logging, geologic reconnaissance, and bedrock mapping. He also contributes to the Well Services group with well evaluations and rehabilitation work including dye-trace studies. James has completed the OSHA-required 40-hour health and safety training course for work on hazardous waste sites and participates in Shannon & Wilson's Health and Safety Plan Medical Surveillance Program. In addition, James has participated in geophysical surveys which include ReMi, resistivity, refraction, and gravity. 


  • MS, Environmental Science, Southern Illinois University - Edwardsville, 2006
  • BS, Environmental Science, St. Louis University, 2000
  • BA, Geology, St. Louis University, 2000


  • Registered Geologist, Missouri
  • Professional Geologist, Illinois


  • Water Environment Federation / Society of Wetland Scientists
  • Missouri Water Environment Association
  • American Council of Engineering Corporation, St. Louis District
  • American Railway Engineering and Maintenance of Way Association
  • American Water Works Association
  • Society of American Military Engineers
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