The DFI President’s Award is given at the discretion of the DFI president to recognize the outstanding contributions and service of DFI members who advance the work of DFI.
With 20 years of experience providing consulting, research and development, and design services to the geotechnical industry, Director of R&D Massimo Mucci played a vital role in the creation of DFI’s Information Management Systems (IMS) Committee, serving as its first chair from 2018-2020. Massimo delivered the keynote lecture at the DFI/EFFC International Conference on Deep Foundations and Ground Improvement in Rome in 2018 and Chicago in 2019.
DFI is an international association of contractors, engineers, manufacturers, suppliers, academics, and owners in the deep foundations industry. Their multidisciplinary membership creates a consensus voice and common vision for continual improvement in the planning, design, and construction of deep foundations and excavations. DFI brings together members for networking, education, communication, and collaboration. DFI promotes the advancement of the deep foundations industry through technical committees, educational programs and conferences, publications, research, government relations, and outreach.