For a list of Miami-Dade approved test laboratories, Click Here.
Company Name: American Test Lab of South Florida
Testing of impact protection systems, windows, storefront, curtainwall, roofing, building components, custom applications
Address: 6801 NW 17 Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Contact: Tony Porcello [email protected]
Company Name: QC Laboratories, Inc.
Concrete X-ray steel reinforcing, materials testing
Address: 2870 Stirling Road, Hollywood, FL
Company Name: HURRICANE ENGINEERING & TESTING INC.
Glazing, curtainwall, anchors,
Address: 6120 NW 97th Ave, Doral, FL
Contact: Dr. Nasreen Ali
Company Name: Architectural Testing/Intertek Test Laboratories
With locations nationwide, Intertek is a nationally recognized test lab to provide Miami Dade, FL, TDI, and ICC certified testing on a variety of products including glazing of all kinds, doors, mechanical equipment, specialty components, and much more.
Company Name: Fenestration Test Laboratory
Glass and glazing testing, Ballistics
Not good at: Tensile test for anchors
Phone: 305 885-3328
Contact: Manny, Jose, Leigh, or Iliana Sanchez
Company Name: Construction Research Lab (CRL formally CTL)
Miami based, multi-service accredited test lab
Address: 7600 NW 79th Ave, Miami, FL
Company Name: NTA Test Lab
Specializing in SIP panel testing
From their website:
- Windows and Doors
- HUD Assemblies
- Foam Insulation
- Moisture Barriers
- Deck Board and Guardrail Testing
- Termite Resistance
- Structural Assemblies
- Gypsum Board
- Wood and Sheathing
- Florida Product Approval
- Plumbing Fixtures
- Fire Testing
Address: Nappanee, In, Bryan Tx, see https://www.icc-nta.org/contact/
Company Name: NCTL National Certified Testing Laboratories
Simulation/ Thermal Testing
NFRC Simulation Test Procedures, THERM, WINDOW, CMAST
NFRC Physical Validation Test Procedure NFRC 102
NFRC Air Test Procedure NFRC 400
Air, Water, Structural Testing
AAMA Standard – 101/I.S.2-A440-05 & 08
ASTM Test Methods – ASTM E283 Air, E331/E547 Water, E330 Loads
SMA Security Screen Test – 6001
ASTM E783 – Field Air Test
ASTM E1105 – Field Water Test
SGCC Impact Testing
CPSC 16 CFR 1201 for Category I or II
ANSI Z97.1-2004 for Class A or B
State of Florida – TAS 201, 202 & 203
Miami-Dade County Testing Protocols – TAS/PA 201, 202 & 203
ASTM E1886/ E1996
Insulated Glass Testing
ASTM E2190 employing E2188 and E2189
IGCC Glass Certification Program
IGMA Glass Certification Program
Light Fixture Testing
ASTM E283 Air Leakage Test method
Engineering Calculations & Evaluations
ASCE7 Design Windload Pressure Calculations
AAMA 2502 Comparative Analysis
Unified Facilities Criteria 4-010-01, Dept. of Defense Minimum Building Standards
Curtain Wall / Mock Up Testing
ASTM Test Methods – ASTM E283 Air, E331/E547 Water, E330 Loads
Phone: 407 240-1356
Address: PN, FL WA see https://nctlinc.com/contact-2/
Company Name: Farabaugh Engineering and Testing Inc
TAS 201 TAS 202 TAS 203
Address: 401 Wide Drive, McKeesport, PA
Contact: Patrick J. Farabaugh, P.E.
Company Name: Keystone Certifications, Inc.
Florida Quality Assurance
Qualify My Product For:
- ENERGY STAR®
- International Codes (ICC/IRC)
- Florida Product Approval
- Texas Dept of Insurance Approval
- Energy Conservation Incentives
- Canadian Codes & Programs
Address: 145 Limekiln Road, Suite 100B New Cumberland, PA
Contact: Jon Hill, President
Company Name: Florida Engineering & Testing, Inc.
Field testing of soils, concrete, borings, lab testing of concrete & other materials in Dade, Broward & Palm Beach County, Florida
Phone: 954 781-6889
Address: 250 SW 13th Avenue, Pompano Beach, FL
Company Name: GFA International, Inc. (now Universal Engineering Svcs)
Larger Geotechnical projects throughout Florida, soil sampling & testing, concrete testing
Phone: 561 347-0070
Address: National, see https://universalengineering.com/locations/
Engineering Firms – Structural
Company Name: DOP Engineering
Providing structural field inspections, repair details, additions, renovations homeowner sale/purchase assistance, small designs & details in Palm Beach, Broward & Dade Counties, Florida
Contact: Gordon DiBattisto, PE
Company Name: Nohmis Design & Construction
Inspection, Structural Design, Primary Structure Design, Building Construction in South Florida. Specialty projects. Construction services are also available.
Phone: 954 591-8361
Contact: Joe Simhon PE
Company Name: United Professional Engineering
For Larger Residential & Commercial Designs Only: United Professional Engineering provides a unique “one-stop-shop” for all your structural engineering needs. This South Florida area founded firm has a diverse team from Inspectors to Structural Engineers since 1999. Our projects range from designing new homes and commercial structures, structural inspections, building upkeep, restoration and more throughout Palm Beach and Broward county.
UPE understands how valuable your time is and we are committed to providing our industry leading Structural Engineering expertise to your next project. Our team welcomes any and all challenges to ensure a smooth and cost effective project for all our clients and everyone involved. Your journey with us is important, and we take pride in making it memorable.
Services: Building Defect Determination, Building inspections, Building upkeep and restoration, Commercial structural engineering, Concrete restoration, Construction Administration, high end residential (selective)
Contact: Carmelo Giglio
Company Name: Structural Systems, Inc.
Your go-to smaller job firm in Broward County – inspections, modifications, renovations. Also does oceanfront frangible walls with deep pile foundations. commercial and Municipal projects. Special inspection services…
Contact: George A. Hegedus, PE, SI
Company Name: Cbuck Engineering
Excellent at custom one time out of the box product evaluations, roofing approvals – Florida, Texas, Miami NOA, ICC
Services: Custom Evaluations, Product Approvals
Contact: Jimmy Buckner
Company Name: Bromley Cook Engineering Professionals
Concrete restoration experts, condominium representatives, building envelope designs
Contact: William D. Cook, PE, SECB / Principal
Company Name: Tarnowski Engineering
Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach Florida screen cage enclosures, small aluminum projects, some house design and local inspections
Contact: Constantino (Gus) Tarnowski
Company Name: CeBB Corp
Specialize in roofing inspections, bonded pull testing (Florida)
- (TAS) 105-98 Pull Tests – Standard Procedure for withdrawal resistance testing of fasteners used for attachment of various components to various substrate materials.
- (TAS) 106-95 Static Uplift Tests standard procedure for field verification of the bonding of mortar or adhesive set tile systems and mechanically attached, rigid, discontinuous roof systems.
- (TAS) 124-95 test procedure for field uplift resistance of existing membrane roof systems and in situ testing for reroof and new construction applications.
- (TAS) 124-95 test procedure for field uplift resistance of newly installed balcony floor tiles construction applications (New Testing Procedure).
- (TAS) 126-95 roof moisture surveys by impedance method.
- Use of testing laboratories to evaluate and interpret field data.
- TAS 117 enhanced fasteners spacing calculation/insulation attachment calculation.
- TAS 127 moment of resistance and minimum characteristic resistance load to install a tile system on a building of a specified roof slope and height.
- On-Site Quality Control/Assurance Inspections.
- Roof Permit Application Assistance.
- Roof Drainage Calculation/ Roof Area As-Built Survey.
- Final reports outlining findings, opinions, recommendations (long/short term), cost parameters (re-roofs or repairs) and specifications for corrective action.
Phone: 954 581-7115
Contact: Eduard Badiu, PE
Company Name: Category 5 Engineering Services
Small wind pressure and window designs, minor repair, renovations, additions, screen rooms, etc. in Broward County Florida
Phone: 954 784-6991
Contact: Emma Mellinger
MEP Firms (Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing)
Company Name: Buchanan P.E. Consulting, Inc. (MEP)
Electrical, Mechanical, Plumbing plans for large or small projects, fountains, custom pumps and HVAC in Florida – Dade, Broward & Palm Beach Counties
Contact: Raja Buchanan
Company Name: FAE Consulting (MEP)
FAE Consulting is a South Florida based engineering firm providing integrated design and construction services for Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing (MEP) and Fire Protection (FP) systems, as well as building commissioning. Principle markets served include residential, multi-family, commercial, institutional and industrial sectors. At FAE Consulting, we use state-of-the-art AutoCAD & BIM/Revit platforms with features and benefits focusing on service and quality throughout the entire project experience. We are pleased to have a well-deserved reputation for providing our customers with efficient, economical and practical designs.
Services: BIM/Revit Platforms, Commissioning & Sustainability, Construction Administraction (CA), Fire Protection (FP) Systems, Mechanical-Electrical-Plumbing
Civil Engineering Firms
Company Name: Thompson & Associates Inc
Civil & Site work experts in South Florida. Can do lighting, drainage, & grading plans, parking lots, guard entryways, roadway designs. Visit website for more.
Phone: 954 761-1073
Contact: Jim Thompson
Florida Inspection Companies
Company Name: Task Laboratories
South Florida Field Inspections – special inspector work, field reports, confirmation of installed conditions
Contact: Muhammad Irshad
Company Name: Brizaga
(Florida) Brizaga, Inc. was founded by two friends of nearly two decades, an oceanographer & meteorologist and a coastal & civil engineer, dedicated to helping individuals, businesses, and governments understand and address the effects of increasing flood risk, including sea-level rise. We bring a unique perspective meshing the physical science, engineering, and public policy worlds to create innovative and unique solutions to some of our greatest challenges. Our team has experience assessing vulnerability and risk, planning adaptation strategy, and public outreach associated with assessments, planning, and implementation. We distill complex scientific topics for policy-makers and the general public, and develop data-driven design criteria for architects and engineers. With over 20 combined years of political, environmental, and engineering experience, our team is ready to help you create a more resilient future.
Phone: 954 834-3533
Services: Adaptation Strategies, Education & Outreach, Engineering Solutions, Public Policy, Resilient Design, Vulnerability Assessments
Contact: Michael Antinelli, PE, CFM
Concrete Restoration Firms
Company Name: SRI Consultants, Inc.
Commercial new construction, Shoring, Welding, Condo rehabilitation, consultation – Eastern US, India
Phone: 561 372-1290
Services: condo restoration, Corrosion Engineering, primary structural design, roofing, shoring, Steel, Welding
Contact: P. E. S. I. S. S. Rajpathak
Company Name: TJC and Associates (California)
Trusted firm for many years for California designs, especially EPS sunroom panels & works well together with Engineering Express
Services: California, LADBS, SIP Panels
Pool Design Firms
Company Name: Wayne Markham Bennett, PE
Specializing in Pool, Outdoor & Landscape Structure Specialist Professional Engineering Services to Builders and Homeowners throughout Florida and the US.
Phone: 954 818-3825