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Ir. Dr. Mohd. Asbi Bin Othman

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Name : Ir. Dr. Mohd. Asbi Bin Othman
D.O.B : 24-05-1960
Qualifications : • Doctor of Philosophy in Geotechnical Engineering University of Bristol, United Kingdom.
• Thesis - Highway Cut Slope Instability Problems in West Malaysia.
• Bachelor of Science (Hons) Civil Engineering University of Southampton, United Kingdom (Second Class Upper).
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Current job : • Managing Director of Mohd Asbi & Associates.

Biodata : Upon graduation from the University of Southampton in Civil Engineering in 1983, he joined JKR where he was involved in various geotechnical designs and reserches until 1988.
He pursued his studies at the University of Bristol, and was awarded PhD in 1989. He continued his service with JKR as a Research Engineer for another 5 years before leaving in 1994 and became a partner in an engineering consultant firm, Perunding ZNA.
In April 2002, he left Perunding ZNA to establish Mohd Asbi and Associates. He is currently the Managing Director of Mohd Asbi & Associates and Innoharvest Sdn. Bhd.
In the subject of academics, he has published more than 40 papers in journals and proceedings for local and international conferences.

In the course of his career, some of his notable appointments are:
• 1983 - 1987
A member of Search and Rescue Team (SAR), Cabinet Committee & MPAJ Board of Inquiry during the Highland Towers Condominium collapse tragedy.
• 1995
Appointed as the lead investigator by Resort World Berhad to undertake investigation of debris flow at slip road to Genting Highland.
• 1997
Appointed by Board of Engineers (BEM) as the lead investigator of the failure of Hill 10, Gua Tempurung.
• 2003
As independent investigator to the construction accident at The Curve project at Mutiara Damansara and collapse gable-end wall at Desa Mentari apartments.

The Consultant for Bukit Lanjan rockfall incident at km 21.8 of the New Klang Valley Expressway.
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