A Team Committed to Standards

At the Beta Group we realize that being a leader in an industry requires being committed to quality.  Our commitment is proven in maintaining internationally recognized accreditation/validation and requiring our engineers, inspectors and technicians be certified by one or more certifying bodies.

Accreditation

AASHTO Materials Reference Laboratory (AMRL) accredited


Gretna, Louisiana

  • Quality Systems

    :  accredited since 4/1/2003
    R18, C1077 (Aggregate), C1077 (Concrete), D3666 (Aggregate), D3666 (Hot Mix Asphalt), D3740 (Soil), E329 (Aggregate), E329 (Concrete), E329 (Hot Mix Asphalt), E329 (Soil)
  • Hot Mix Asphalt

    :  accredited since 4/1/2003
    D2726
  • Soil

    :  accredited since 4/1/2003
    T146, D421, D422, D558, D698, D1140, D1556, D1557, D2216, D2487, D2488, D4318, D6938
  • Aggregate

    :  accredited since 4/1/2003
    C29, C40, C117, C127, C128, C136, C142, C566, C702, D4791
  • Portland Cement Concrete

    :  accredited since 4/1/2003
    C31, C39, C42, C78, C138, C143, C157, C172, C173, C174, C231, C511, C617 (7000 psi and below), C805, C1064, C1074, C1202, C1231

Waveland, MS

  • Quality Systems

    :  accredited since 2/9/2011
    R18, C1077 (Aggregate), C1077 (Concrete), D3740 (Soil), E329 (Aggregate), E329 (Concrete), E329 (Soil)
  • Hot Mix Asphalt: 

    accredited since 2/9/2011
    T166, D2726
  • Soil: 

    accredited since 2/9/2011
    T89, T90, T99, T180, T265, T310, D698, D1140, D1557, D2216, D2487, D2488, D4318, D6938
  • Aggregate: 

    accredited since 2/9/2011
    T11, T19, T21, T27, T84, T85, T248, T255, C29, C40, C117, C127, C128, C136, C566, C702
  • Portland Cement Concrete:

    accredited since 7/14/2011
    C31, C39, C78, C138, C143, C172, C173, C231, C511, C617 (7000 psi and below), C1064, C1231 (7000 psi and below)

 

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers validated

  • Aggregate:

    ASTM C40, C117, C127, C128, C136, C131, C535, C566, C702, D75, D4791
  • Bituminous:

    ASTM D2726, D3666, E329
  • Concrete tests:

    ASTM C31, C39, C138, C143, C172, C173, C231, C1064, C42, C78, C157, C174, C192, C403, C470, C511, C597, C617, C805, C1074, C1077, C1202, C1231, E329, CRD-C61
  • Soils:

    ASTM D421, D422, D558, D698, D1140, D1556, D1557, D2168, D2216, D2487, D2488, D3740, D4318, D6938, E329

 

Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) certified

Waveland, MS

  • Quality Systems

    :  accredited since 2/9/2011
    R18, C1077 (Aggregate), C1077 (Concrete), D3740 (Soil), E329 (Aggregate), E329 (Concrete), E329 (Soil)
  • Hot Mix Asphalt: 

    accredited since 2/9/2011
    T166, D2726
  • Soil: 

    accredited since 2/9/2011
    T89, T90, T99, T180, T265, T310, D698, D1140, D1557, D2216, D2487, D2488, D4318, D6938
  • Aggregate: 

    accredited since 2/9/2011
    T11, T19, T21, T27, T84, T85, T248, T255, C29, C40, C117, C127, C128, C136, C566, C702
  • Portland Cement Concrete:

    accredited since 7/14/2011
    C31, C39, C78, C138, C143, C172, C173, C231, C511, C617 (7000 psi and below), C1064, C1231 (7000 psi and below)

DBE Certifications

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Small Business Administration 8(a) Program


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City of New Orleans Mayor’s Office


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Sewerage and Water Board


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Federal Aviation Board



Unified Certification Council



New Orleans Aviation Board


Certifications

American Concrete Institute (ACI) certified

  • Adhesive Anchor Installer
  • Concrete Field Testing Technician – Grade I
  • Concrete Flatwork Technician
  • Concrete Strength Testing Technician
  • Concrete Laboratory Testing Technician – Level I
  • Aggregate Testing Technician – Level I
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American Society for Nondestructive Testing (ASNT)

  • Conventional Ultrasonic (U/T) Inspection
  • Magnetic Particle (M/T) Inspection
  • Liquid Panetrant (P/T) Inspection
  • Radiography (R/T) Film Interpretation
  • Visual (V/T) Inspection

Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (LADOTD) certified

  • Embankment and Base Course
  • Asphaltic Concrete Plant
  • Asphaltic Concrete Paving
  • Portland Cement Concrete (PCC) Paving
  • Portland Cement Concrete (PCC) Tester

National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies (NICET) certified

  • Asphalt Level I
  • Concrete Level I
  • Soils Level I
  • General List Level I
  • Construction Level I
  • Exploration Level I

International Code Council (ICC) certified

  • Spray-Applied Fireproofing Special Inspector

American Welding Society (AWS) certified

  • Certified Welding Inspector
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FACE certified

  • F Number Measurement

Troxler Electronic Laboratories

  • Use of Nuclear Testing Equipment

National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE)

  • Coating Inspectors Level I
  • Coating Inspectors Level II
  • Coating Inspectors Level III