BYRON S. HACKNEY

FIELD SERVICES MANAGER


E:  byron@smithgardnerinc.com

Mr. Hackney has over 23 years’ experience in general industry and now specializes in Construction Quality Assurance (CQA) of geosynthetic liner and final cover systems as well as other solid waste management projects. Mr. Hackney is a GCI Certified Inspector for compacted clay liners and geosynthetic materials. Mr. Hackney formerly served the United States Army in the 82nd Airborne Division.

OVERVIEW
CREDENTIALS
EXPERIENCE

PRINCIPAL AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Water Quality Sampling
Construction Administration
Geotechnical Drilling

Construction Quality Assurance (CQA) for:

  • Earthworks
  • Geosynthetic Liner Systems
  • MSW, C&D and Industrial Landfills
  • Geosynthetic Closure Systems
  • Leachate Recirculation Systems
  • LFG Collection Systems

BIOGRAPHY

Mr. Hackney has over 23 years’ experience in general industry and now specializes in Construction Quality Assurance (CQA) of geosynthetic liner and final cover systems as well as other solid waste management projects. Mr. Hackney is a GCI Certified Inspector for compacted clay liners and geosynthetic materials. Mr. Hackney formerly served the United States Army in the 82nd Airborne Division.

Mr. Hackney holds an A.A.S. in Survey Technology from Fayetteville Technical Community College.

ACADEMIC CREDENTIALS

A.A.S. Survey Technology, 2001 Fayetteville Technical Community College, Fayetteville, NC

PROFESSIONAL CREDENTIALS

GCI Certified Inspector for:

Compacted Clay Liners & Geosynthetics Materials

OSHA 40 Hour Hazardous Waste Operations Training

OSHA Confined Space Training

OSHA Excavation & Trenching “Competent Person”

Transportation of Dangerous Goods Training

(HM181-126F-215B & IATA)

EPG’s Pumps & Controls Service School Training

Solid Waste Management Specialty Training

Understanding and Performing Liner Integrity Survey

SC Licensed Wastewater Operator

Level D (P/C) Trainee

Asbestos Contractor/Supervisor Course (40hr)

Asbestos Accreditation under TSCA Title II

AHERA Inspector Initial Training Course (24hr/3 day)

EMPLOYMENT RECORD

Smith Gardner, Inc.

2001 – Present

Catlin Engineers and Scientists

2000 – 2001

Burkehead & DeVane Printing Company

1990 – 1998