Service Since 1967

Florida Offices & Labs

Miami-Dade (305) 824-0060
Palm Beach (561) 736-4900
St. Lucie (772) 408-1050
Broward (954) 941-8700
Toll Free (877) NUTTING

"We are very satisfied with Nutting Engineers. They are very professional, responsive and competitive."

- John Chidsey

City of Hallandale Beach – Public Works Department
Project: Foster Community Center

Materials Testing

Construction materials quality control testing of soil, concrete, asphalt, grout and mortar is performed by field technicians with certifications and training through the Construction Training Qualification Program (CTQP), ACI, Masonry Inspectors, Florida Building Codes and Standards, FDOT, Troxler Nuclear and SFWMD.

Field-testing services include:

Soil density by nuclear gauge   
Precast plant testing and inspection    
Concrete cylinders, slump, air content tests  
Structural concrete coring   
Masonry grout prism tests  
Load testing of structural members   
Pile grout cube tests  
In-situ pressure testing and pump testing      
Asphaltic concrete coring and thickness tests  
HRS soil profiles for septic systems   
Windsor probe and Swiss hammer tests-concrete
Roof fastener pull test       
Pachometer testing (re-steel location, size)  
Floor flatness testing   

Monitoring services include:

Fill and demucking operations 
Pile load test and load bearing tests     
Vibroflotation and vibro replacement (stone columns)
Footing preparation    
Deep dynamic compaction
Precast yard      
Cementious and chemical grouting   
Fire proofing    
Piling installation driven and auger cast piles 
Vibration monitoring (seismograph)   
Temporary and permanent excavation shoring techniques
Test pits


NUTTING’S fully equipped main laboratory is accredited by the Construction Materials Engineering Council (CMEC), the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials and the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT).

Our Laboratory Manager has undergone intense training and has multiple certifications through these same organizations (AASHTO, CMEC, and FDOT) as well as the Construction Training Qualification Program (CTQP). He is therefore qualified to perform and oversee the lab personnel perform a wide variety of laboratory testing services.