Construction Observation & Testing

Advantage Engineers multi-disciplined, high caliber consulting and QA/QC professionals maintain numerous certifications and accreditations and are capable of making real-time decision on-site in order to assure timely and compliant project completion. Additionally, we maintain professionally staffed, in-house materials testing laboratories.

Our special inspections help to reduce costly failures by verifying the specified construction materials are used, their applications and the materials are constructed as per the design intent. Advantage's construction engineering professionals are certified by the International Code Council (ICC). This provides you with assurance that our inspectors have the building code knowledge required to understand and verify the code requirements.

Our Services & Expertise Includes:

  • Construction monitoring & oversight
  • In-house laboratories & materials testing
  • IBC special inspections
  • Concrete & masonry review and testing
  • Foundation subgrade evaluation & bearing capacity determination
  • Density testing of soil & aggregate fill
  • Bituminous pavement density testing
  • Concrete & roadway pavement coring
  • Floor flatness testing
  • Structural & reinforcing steel inspections
  • Fireproofing material review & testing
  • Specialized inspections of deep foundations & ground improvement programs
  • Sinkhole evaluation & repair
  • Non-destructive testing of concrete & steel
  • EPDM/TPO membrane roofing inspections