Jeyatharan Kumarasamy
Tunnelling and Underground Construction Society (Singapore)

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Jeyatharan graduated from Cambridge University, UK (Ph.D. in Soil Mechanics) in 1992 and University of Peradeniva, Sri Lanka with B.Sc. (Eng.) with First Class Honours in 1985.

 

Jeyatharan was a Senior Geotechnical Engineer in AL Technologies Pte Ltd from 1994 to 1995, AGS Consult from 1995 to 1997 and PB Merz and McLellan Pte Ltd from 1997 to 2002. He is working with Land Transport Authority since 2002, except for 9 months in 2006 with Arup Singapore Pte Ltd, initially as Senior Geotechnical Engineer, then as Design Manager (C823/8) and now as Manager (Civil Design).

 

He is currently the Chairman of Geotechnical Division of the Institution of Engineers, Singapore (IES). He has also severed as a committee member in Civil and Structural Technical committee of IES since 2000, Conference and Seminar committee of IES from 2000 to 2004 and in the TUCSS council from 2006 to 2008. He is also the Chairman of Technical Committee of International Conference on Deep Excavations 2006 and 2008.