Richard B. White – PE The GreyEdge Group

Phone: 801-673-6647


With over 45 years of consulting engineering practice, Rich has substantial experience in the assessment, design, and management of civil and environmental engineering projects. Through this experience, he has gained an in-depth understanding of the critical role that surface and subsurface water, soil, and rock play on project success. He has provided consulting engineering services to small and large mining, oil and gas, chemical, and other industrial concerns as well as local, State, and Federal governments throughout the United States and internationally. His designs have been implemented to restore natural conditions, mitigate past environmental impacts, prevent future impacts, allow aquifer storage and recovery of groundwater, and permit ground-source heat exchange.

Core Competencies


Utah State University 1977
MS, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Utah State University 1976
BS, Watershed Science


Richard B. White, PE, PLLC 2016-present
Managing Principal, Civil and Environmental Engineer
EarthFax Engineering, Inc. and EarthFax Engineering Group, LLC 1982-2016
President, Owner, Principal Civil and Environmental Engineer
Ford, Bacon and Davis, Inc. 1979-1983
Senior Hydrologist
Vaughn Hansen Associates 1977-1979
Utah State University 1976-1977
Research Assistant

Memberships and Registrations

Utah Solid and Hazardous Waste Control Board 1995-2003
Member and Chair
Utah Centers of Excellence Advisory Council, Utah Office of Technology and Science 2002-2010
U.S. Department of Commerce, Environmental Technologies Trade Advisory Committee 2009-2016
Chair of Trade Promotion Subcommittee
National Ground Water Association
Registered Professional Engineer (Civil) in Arizona, Colorado, Montana, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming


Projects designed by Rich have received several local, national, or international awards. These have included: