Welcome To Civilab

Civilab is one of the most technically advanced civil and mining engineering laboratories in South Africa. The company was established in the late 1960's and has been performing site investigations and testing for the entire spectrum of construction, civil engineering and mining projects throughout the southern region of Africa, and even further afield. The combination of Civilab's wide range of specialized testing and geographically diverse operations provide the civil engineering and related industries the most comprehensive range of integrated advisory and technical services.


Services are specially tailored to meet client needs. They include structuring of testing programmes to meet particular design requirements, exploration of suitable building materials, laboratory- and field-testing, and technical supervision on construction sites. Resolving problems in collaboration with the client is an important aspect of the laboratory's activities.