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CTE South, Inc.

Materials Testing Laboratory


Detailed program services

To serve the complete site requirements of our regional clientele CTE South, Inc. operates seven fully accredited, independent and capacity laboratory facilities located at our branch offices. Initially providing detailed program services tailored to meet specific residential, commercial, and industrial project needs pertaining to all facets of the construction industry.


Rapid and timely test data turnaround

From initial project design through final approval our regional laboratory services ensure rapid and timely test data turnaround. Our laboratory technicians inspect, test, and certify virtually every type of soils, construction materials and failure analysis evaluation required in today’s diversified building environment. Our certified and licensed laboratories offer a full range of site inspection testing, and quality management programs that allow our clients the distinct opportunity to work with a single, reliable, and dedicated materials testing laboratory throughout the longevity of the project.

Materials Testing

  • Concrete
  • Shotcrete
  • Masonry
  • Grout
  • Mortar
  • Reinforcing Steel
  • Structural Steel
  • Aggregates
  • Roofing
  • Fireproofing
  • Specialty Testing

Soils Testing

  • Soils / Formation Analysis
  • Particle Size Distribution
  • Soil Rock Classifications
  • Compaction Relationships
  • Plasticity Characteristics
  • Triaxial and Direct Shear
  • Compressive Strengths
  • California Bearing Ratio
  • Specific Gravity
  • Expansion Index
  • Resilient Modulus
  • Permeability
  • Tensile & Elongation