Total Solutions Geotechnical Services (TSGS) is a small, DOT DBE, woman‐owned business, as well as a certified Minority Business. TSGS’s headquarters and full-service soil and material Testing laboratory are located in Madison, Alabama.

TSGS is comprised of well-trained engineers, scientists, and technicians equipped with state of the art testing equipment and tools necessary to render services in the fields of Geotechnical Engineering, Environmental Studies, Geophysical and Forensic Studies and Construction Monitoring and Materials Testing. Our services, provided throughout the Southeast that ensures construction projects meet set standards, saving the client time and money from project delays or disruptions triggered by non‐compliance of construction specifications, which would be avoidable with competent materials engineering and testing services.

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide our clients with reliable and short time service with a high quality results using ethical practices, good service and technical proficiency diligence.

Quality Systems and Accreditations

TSGS is in the process of acquiring accreditations by the AASHTO Accreditations Program (AAP) for soil, construction materials and aggregates testing. In order to fulfill regulations imposed by the AASHTO Materials Reference Laboratories (AMRL) and the Concrete and Cement Reference Laboratories (CCRL), we are enrolled in their proficiency sample testing program. TSGS has been validated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for the same standards as for AAP.


Total Solutions Geotechnical Services, LLC (TSGS) executive leadership and senior management has decades of experience with U.S. government programs and the people they serve. Senior staff actively participates in program management and corporate project oversight.

Morayma L. McKinney, CEO and President

Ms. McKinney is the Co-Founder of Total Solutions, Inc. Ms. McKinney provides leadership and day-to-day management of corporate operations. Ms. McKinney is an executive with strong IT technical expertise whom is recognized for being a hands-on professional with a focus on providing bottom line results and logical problem solving. She has over 30 years of specialized experience and expertise in the design, development, implementation, and administration of engineering, logistics and training applications and support services. She has also had major achievements in domestic and international business development and strategic planning, re-engineering strategic alliances, budget/assets management and implementing marketing strategies. Ms. McKinney has her B. S. Mathematics, University of Puerto Rico.

Jimmy Holt, PMP – Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Holt has over 20 years of experience managing complex projects for both government and commercial to meet customer requirements. He is currently the Program Manager for large programs and is responsible for ensuring customer satisfaction, contract compliance, cost and schedule control, security concerns and managing personnel. He incorporates the guidance and best practices from the Project Management Institute (PMI) Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) to ensure project success, as he is a registered Project Management Professional (PMP). BS, Mechanical Engineering, University of Alabama, Huntsville, AL