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Quality Since In 2014, Geotechnical Engineering And Technology Laboratory Ltd (GETLAB)


Is A Limited Liability Company Offering Testing Services For A Wide Range Of Civil Infrastructurre Development Projects Including Geotechnical/Geophysical Exploration Services.


GETLAB Holds ISO/IEC 17025 Recognition Certificate Issued By Uganda National Bureau Of Standards (UNBS) And Her Personnel Hold American Concrete Institute (ACI) Training Certificates.

GETLAB Is Also A Member Of The National Laboratory Association Of South Africa. The Laboratory Comprises A Highly Skilled And Experienced Team Of Registered Engineers, Graduate Engineers And Trained Technicians. 

The Motivation For Establishing GETLAB Was Derived From The Need To Address The Fundamental Gaps That Have Been Observed Over Time In Most Local And Regional Civil Engineering Laboratories And These Include;


  • Lack Of Strict Adherence To Basic Quality Control Requirements Leading To Inconsistency And Lack Of Repeatability Of Test Results;
  • Lack Of Strict Adherence To Testing Programs (Time Schedules) Agreed With Clients;
  • Inadequate Communication With And Update Of Clients On The Progress Of Both Field And Laboratory Operations;
  • Shortage Of Competent And Well Exposed Personnel; And Limited Or No Investment In The Latest State Of The Art Testing Equipment
  • And Lack Of Contribution To Research


To provide competitive high quality and timely engineering solutions


To be the Principal provider of geotechnical and materials testing services.


These values shown below define the character of our company. They guide how we behave and make decisions related to service provision in-line with our customers’ technical and business needs.


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