Richard Kelly specialises in ground improvement and foundation engineering. Richard has successfully delivered a $22M geotechnical design and construction support contract for a multi-award winning ground improvement project. Richard has been instrumental in establishing a National Soft Soil Test Facility in Australia, is involved in an international collaboration into deep mixing and participates in research at two universities. He reviews papers for a number of journals and is a member of the editorial advisory panel for the ICE Ground Improvement Journal. He has published 43 papers in journals and conferences.