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Vijay K. Jha

Ph.D. P.E. PMP

President & Principal Engineer

Vijay K. Jha is the President of Quartet Engineer’s PLLC and oversees all geotechnical engineering and construction material engineering activities. He is responsible for completing various studies and reports, designing projects, and preparing plans and specifications to ensure the success of the company’s projects. Additionally, he provides general management oversight to ensure that all operations run smoothly and efficiently.

Dr. Jha is a Registered Professional Engineer in the State of Texas and has over 20 years of Geotechnical Engineering, Construction Materials Testing, Offshore & Onshore Civil Structural / Industrial Engineering, and Project Management experience in consulting and academic environments. He has experience in site feasibility studies, geotechnical field explorations, soils and other construction materials field and laboratory testing, data reduction, engineering analysis and design, shallow and deep foundation recommendations, slope stability analysis, seepage analysis, liquefaction analysis, design and analysis of retaining walls, soil nail walls, mechanically stabilized walls, rigid & flexible pavement design, and forensic engineering. He also has experience in onshore & offshore structural analysis & design calculations, lateral load calculations for oil & gas and refining process plants, offshore MCC Buildings on Floating and fixed Platforms, offshore skids, Blast analysis, Marine transportation, Loadout, industrial & commercial structures, residential buildings & bridge projects in accordance with all applicable codes and standards.

Vijay K. Jha has technical skills and experience in engineering design & drawing software, including gINT, Wincore, Settle 3D, SLIDE 2D, SLOPE/W, Plaxis 2D, MSEW, 1993 AASHTO Pavement Design, SACS, Smart Plant Review (SPR), STAAD Pro, RAM, RISA 3D, STRUCAD, RISA Foundation, RISA BASE, RISA Tower, Descon, Mathcad, Foundation 3D, ADAPT PT, Enercalc, PTI 3.0, SP Column, AutoCAD, Navisworks, Smart Sketch, MicroStation, MS-Project & Primavera.

Representative Career Experience & Projects (Geotechnical)

  • Geotechnical study and fault study for residential development of Magnolia Mattern in 186-acres tract on FM1774 Rd, Magnolia, TX
  • Retaining walls, water, sewer & drainage facilities at Sagecrest Sec.1, Conroe, TX
  • Retaining walls, detention ponds, utilities lines, and pavement at Gracelanding, Willis, TX
  • Four-Story County Inn and Suite Hotel at 8535 West Broadway Street, Pearland TX 77584
  • Office building at River Point Drive, Conroe, TX 77304
  • 3-Story Townhome at 2705 Beauchamp Street, Houston, TX 77009
  • Recreation Center & Swimming Pool at Cherry Pines Community, Tomball, TX 77375
  • Riverstone Ranch at Clear Creek, Sec. 15 & 16, Pearland, TX 77581
  • Industrial Building near Huffmeister Rd, Hempstead Rd and Hwy 6, Houston, TX 77095
  • Temple and Community Hall at 1251 CR 138, Hutto, TX 77484
  • Pine Lake Cove, Sec. 4 at Montgomery, TX 77316
  • Mandola farms, Sec. 1, Richmond, TX 77406
  • 3-Story Townhome at 2705 Beauchamp Street, Houston, TX 77009

Representative Career Experience & Projects (Construction Material Testing)

  • Hanover Square Highrise Apartments, 3530 W. Dallas Street, Houston, TX 77019; 2019
  • Deer Park Animal Hospital, 4320 East Blvd, Deer Park, TX 77536; 2017
  • Grace Community Church Parking area at 21611 West Belfort St, Richmond, TX 77406; 2021
  • Mass Grading, Detention Pond, Water, Sanitary and Drainage (WSD), and Paving Facilities to Serve RockRose Ranch Sections, Montgomery County, TX; 2021
  • Mass Grading, Detention Pond, WSD, and Paving Facilities to Serve Imperial Forest Sections, Brazoria County, TX; 2021
  • Water, Sanitary and Drainage (WSD), and Paving Facilities to Serve Marvida Sections, Harris County, Cypress, TX 77433; 2021
  • Water, Sanitary and Drainage (WSD), and Paving Facilities to Serve Sunterra Sections, Katy, TX 77493; 2022
  • Excavation and Mass Grading to Serve Wall Street Subdivision, Richmond, Fort Bend County, TX; 2022
  • Alloy Stainless Warehouse at 11715 Charles Rd, Houston, TX 77028; 2022
  • Detention Pond, and Water, Sanitary and Drainage (WSD) Facilities to Serve Grace Landing Section 1, Conroe, TX; 2022presentative Career Experience & Projects (Construction Material Testing)