Geoscience Testing Laboratory (GTL), a subsidary of Prime Group of companies, is a UAE based independent testing laboratory established in 1996 aiming towards full commitment in quality and providing the highest standard service in the building evolution of UAE. The laboratory is fully owned by UAE national. It started its first activity in the field of soil investigation and recognizing the vast demand of testing service requirement in the construction industry, the laboratory has expanded its activity in the field of Physical, Mechanical and Chemical Analysis of Construction Materials. Understanding the principle of improvement through diversification, GTL has added to its scope facilities for the Environmental and Microbiological Tests.
With almost a decade of operation in Dubai in the year 2005, GTL commenced operation of its first branch laboratory in the Emirate of Sharjah and later at Abu Dhabi in year 2006 and Al Ain in 2009.
Currently GTL is one of the fully equipped laboratories capable to perform Physical, Mechanical and Chemical Tests on Construction Materials (Soil, Aggregate, Concrete, Cement, Steel, Asphalt, Water etc.), Environmental Analysis, Geotechnical Investigations and Microbiological Tests on Food, Water, Air, etc. Exceptionally skilled staff with vast experience in the relevant fields has been assembled to perform the required tests. Over the years of existence, GTL has successfully completed numerous major and prestigious projects for Dubai Municipality, Road & Transport Authority (RTA), DEWA as well as from various prestigious private customers including Nakheel, Emaar, Aldar, etc.
The multidiscipline laboratory with Quality Management System certified to ISO 9001 : 2008 and most of the tests in the fields of Material Testing, Geotechnical Investigations, Environmental Analysis and Microbiological Testing are accredited to ISO /IEC 17025 : 2005 provide excellent testing services in addressing all the customers needs. In order to establish the accuracy and reliability of the test results, the laboratory participates in National and International Proficiency Testing Programs. All the activities governing GTL are planned to deliver high standards of service to the customers with regards to commercial, technical, quality and safety aspects.