Senior Members And Their Qualification(s)

NO NAMES QUALIFICATION DESIGNATION FIELD OF SPECIALIZATION
1 Owusu Nyako Seth Msc. (Physics) PGD (Geo-Physics); BSc. (Physics); Senior Research Scientist
(Head of Division)
Geo – Physics
2 Akayuli Charles F. A. PhD (Materials & Struc.);MSc.(Min Eng.) PGD (Min. Eng.)  BSc (Min. Eng) Senior Research Scientist Geological Engineering
3 Ofosu Bernard MSc. (Geo Info. Systems with Remote Sensing);Dip.(Geological Eng); Senior Research Scientist Geological Engineering
4 Osei Opuni K Mphil.(Civil Eng.); BSc. (Civil Engineering); Research Scientist Geotechnical Engineer
5 Anane Mensah Festus MSc. Geology (Petroleum Geoscience); BSc. (Geological Engineering) Research Scientist Geological Engineering

 

Technical And Analogous Staff

NO NAMES QUALIFICATION DESIGNATION FIELD OF SPECIALIZATION
1 Elizabeth Anaba (Mrs) Dip (office management); cert(labour studies) Principal Admin Assist. Secretarial Duties
2 Leonard Makafui Koblavie BSc(Civil Eng) PrincipalTechnical Officer Civil Engineering
3 Umar-Farouk Usman BSc.(Geological Engineering) Prin Tech'cal Off/Snr Tech Geological Engineering
4 Sarpong Kwame BSc (Civil Eng); HND (Civil Eng.) Prin.Tech.Off/Snr Tech Civil Engineering
5 Vincent Acquah - Bodzie BSc(Civil Eng.); HND.(Civil Engineering) Principal Techincal Officer Civil Engineering
6 John Atuguba HND (Civil Engineering) Senior Technical Officer Geological Engineering
7 Adu-Nontwiri Stephen ITS( Sen. Sup/Mgt. Level); Cert (Gen Drilling) (KNUST) Senior Technical Officer Drilling

Modern Soils Lab

Laboratory Tests
State of the art Computerized Soil laboratory for the following tests;
i.    California Bearing Ratio (CBR)
ii.    Consolidation
iii.    Triaxial Shear Tests including
a.    Unconsolidated Undrained
b.    Consolidated Undrained
c.    Consolidated Drained

 This ultra-modern soils Laboratory is open to corporate organisations and the general public and hence, invites samples for testing. Soil samples had already been received from other West African countries for testing.

Geotechnical Engineering

The Geotechnical Engineering Division undertakes research and consulting services, which include site investigations to obtain ground parameters for economic and safe design and construction of civil engineering structures.

Contact Us

The Director, 
Building & Road Research Institute, 
University P. O. Box 40, 
Kumasi, Ghana

Telephone: +233-032-206-0064 
+233-032-206-0064 
+233-032-206-0065 
+233-032-206-0066 
+233-032-206-0221 

Email: brriadmin@gmail.com