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Midwest Testing St. Louis Office Building

Midwest Testing is a full-service geotechnical, environmental, and materials engineering consulting firm providing field exploration, laboratory testing, engineering analysis, and construction observation services.

The firm was formed in 1985 and is headed by Mr. Richard Laughlin, P.E., President of the firm. Previously, Mr. Laughlin was partner in a firm providing geotechnical and water supply services. His experience in geotechnical and environmental engineering totals more than 43 years.

The environmental and materials groups are headed by Mr. Daniel Barczykowski, P.E., who brings 33 years of experience to his position.

The environmental group is also headed by Mr. Andrew McCord, MSC, who brings a solid 44 years of experience to the company.

Midwest Testing’s headquarters in St. Louis, Missouri is a two-story structure combining 14,000 square feet of office space with 11,000 square feet of lab and support area. The state-of-the-art lab space boasts new and innovative equipment and provides an ideal backdrop for testing soil, concrete, asphalt and other materials used construction.

Slider11This contemporary headquarters provides new capabilities in planning, exploration, observation, and testing services, which prove critical to successful project completion. We offer a multitude of testing and support services to our clients, including feasibility studies, geotechnical explorations, environmental assessments, engineering design, and consultation services. We provide extensively trained personnel and modern testing equipment to verify compliance of soils, concrete, asphalt, steel, roofing, and fireproofing with your project requirements. We can bring our services to remote sites with our mobile soils and concrete labs, and our rough terrain utility vehicles.

We constantly offer new services, equipment and training to provide for our clients with the best and most accurate testing possible. Let Midwest Testing provide innovation and technology to make a positive impression on your next project.