JERALD KUNKEL 
CONSULTING ENGINEERS, LLC. 
1430 VALWOOD PKWY., SUITE 140 
CARROLLTON, TEXAS 75006 
METRO (817) 640-3811 
Texas Registered Engineering Firm #F-3288
www.jkunkel.com

SERVICES INCLUDE:

FIRM HISTORY:
Jerald Kunkel Consulting Engineers, LLC. was founded in 2017 structural design engineers Jerald Kunkel, Vadim Shteyn and Sao Kanyako.  The firm is a continuation of the private practice Jerald W. Kunkel Consulting Engineers, Inc. founded by Jerald Kunkel in 1993.  The Carrollton based staff includes nine employees, including four structural engineers.
Since the firm’s origin, it has provided structural engineering and inspection services for commercial, single family and multi-family projects not only in the Dallas/ Ft. Worth area but also throughout the country.

KEY STAFF:

JERALD W. KUNKEL, P.E., F. ASCE
Mr. Kunkel is a registered Professional Engineer in 37 states. He received his Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering and his Master's Degree in Structural Engineering from the University of Texas - Arlington. He specializes in the design and investigation of commercial and residential structures. His design experience includes bridge design, steel and concrete design of commercial buildings and concrete and wood framing design of residential structures. He has been involved in the design of slab-on-grade foundations in the expansive clay soils of north central Texas and at various locations nationwide for the past 34 years. Mr. Kunkel currently conducts seminars and lectures at trade schools on residential construction, remodeling and repair. Mr. Kunkel is also a Professor in Practice at the University of Texas at Arlington, an Adjunct Professor at Tarrant County College and a Fellow and Lifetime Member in the American Society of Civil Engineers. Mr. Kunkel is also a Texas Certified Windstorm Engineer.

VADIM SHTEYN, EIT
Mr. Shteyn joined the firm in 2001.  He received his Masters of Science Degree in Civil Engineering from St. Petersburg State University of Transportation, St. Petersburg, Russia.  His duties as Project Engineer include the design of steel and concrete commercial buildings and concrete and wood framing design of commercial, multi-family and residential structures. He is also a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers.

SAO KANYAKO, EIT

Mr. Kanyako joined the firm in 2014.  He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Sierra Leone and his Master of Science Degree in Civil Engineering from Norwich University.  His duties as Project Engineer include the design of insulated concrete form commercial buildings and structural design of industrial structures. He is also a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers.

 

SHEILA CHOU, PhD., P.E.

Ms. Chou joined the firm in 2018.  She received her Masters of Arts Degree in Architecture from the University of Texas – Arlington and her PhD. In civil engineering from the University of Southern California.  Her duties as Project Engineer include the design of steel and concrete commercial buildings and concrete and wood framing design of commercial, multi-family and residential structures.

 
IRVING CHAVIS, JR.
Mr. Chavis joined the firm in 1997.  He received his Associate of Applied Science Degree in Computer Aided Drafting and his Associate of Applied Science Degree in Mid-Management from Temple College.  He specializes in Computer Aided Drafting of commercial and residential structures. He is also a Professional member of the American Design Drafting Association. 


COMPANY E-MAIL LISTINGS:
Jerald Kunkel -
jerry@jkunkel.com
Lynn Mullins -
lmullins@jkunkel.com
Irving Chavis -
ichavis@jkunkel.com
Vadim Shteyn -
vshteyn@jkunkel.com

Sao Kanyako – skanyako@jkunkel.com

Sheila Chou – schou@jkunkel.com

Leo Klem – lklem@jkunkel.com
Marcello Barron –
mbarron@jkunkel.com

Uchenna Acholonu – uacholonu@jkunkel.com
General Mailbox -
jkunkel@jkunkel.com

COMBINED PROJECT LISTINGS:
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Residential projects include: