Geotechnical Testing: Team

Technical Sales

Jeff Kuhn

Jeffrey A. Kuhn, PH.D., P.E., Division Director | +1 512 263 2101 Ext 219

Jeffrey A. Kuhn serves as TRI Environmental’s division director for the interaction and geotechnical laboratory. He holds a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from The University of Maryland (2003) and a doctorate from The University of Texas at Austin (2010). While at the University of Texas, Jeff principally worked on alternative / evapotranspirative cover design and evaluation for the EPA, performed research with expansive clays for TxDOT, and participated in the design and implementation of a centrifuge permeameter to study flow through unsaturated soils. Following his degree, Dr. Kuhn consulted for two years, during which time he worked on the design and installation of the Circuit of the Americas F1 Race Track over expansive clays with tight differential movement criteria. Dr. Kuhn has led TRI’s geotechnical laboratory since 2012 and overseen the interaction and geotechnical laboratory division since early 2016.

Amanda Salinas

Amanda Salinas, Geotechnical Coordinator | +1 512 263 2101 Ext 100

Coordination of active geotechnical testing programs is overseen by Amanda Salinas. Amanda communicates sample receipt, confirmation of testing programs, and progress updates with our clients.