Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) of Concrete Cementitous Materials Testing Western Closure Complex - gulf Intracostal Waterway (GIWW) Materials Testing Pile Load Testing Welding Inspection & Coatings Thermal Imaging Services Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) Services Mass Concrete Monitoring
  • Services

    The Beta Group offers and array of engineering and construction services to our clients.

  • Qualifications

    Our commitment to quality is proven by maintaining internationally recognized accreditation and certifications.

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A Team Committed to Quality

The Beta Group (TBG) is an engineering and construction services firm, specializing in geotechnical and forensic engineering, construction materials testing, construction project management and light construction activities.  TBG is a regional leader in engineering, construction materials testing and construction services with offices in Louisiana and Mississippi and over 60 employees.  Since forming in 1997 TBG has serviced over 2500 projects and hundreds of clients.  Our clients are from the private sector, industrial and local, state and Federal governments.  Over the past three decades whether the projects were large or small TBG has provided the resources and solutions to our clients while gaining a reputation of professionalism and providing quality work.

At TBG our mission is to exceed our clients' expectations and guarantee a commitment to quality by providing our employees with knowledge, the best equipment available and continuous training.  Our staff includes civil engineers, geotechnical engineers, certified cross-trained inspectors and technicians and a professional clerical staff.

At TBG, we provide geotechnical engineering services including exploration, laboratory testing and engineering analysis. We also offer forensic engineering, Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) and Thermal Imaging services.  Our construction materials services include non-destructive testing (NDT) of concrete and ferrous and non-ferrous materials.  Our NDT methods include pulse velocity techniques, LADOT Resistivity testing, impact echo testing and slab profiling (F-Number determination).  We also perform in-place concrete strength prediction (maturity method) and mass concrete modeling, thermal planning and monitoring. TBG has provided construction project management for the U.S Army Corps of Engineers on various projects since 2006 and our project managers are experienced with the Corps Construction Quality Management (CQM) program.

We are accredited by the AASHTO Materials Reference Laboratory (AMRL), validated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and certified by the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT).  Our engineers, inspectors and technicians or certified by one or more of the following certification bodies: Louisiana Department of Transportation (LADOT), American Concrete Institute (ACI), National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies (NICET), International Code Council (ICC), American Welding Society (AWS), FACE, National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) and Troxler.

TBG is a certified 8(a) Small Business recognized by the United States Small Business Administration (SBA) and a disadvantaged business entity (DBE) by various local, state and federal agencies.