Pavement Testing Services
PTS operates both in the UK and internationally, in three distinct areas; Highway Assessment Surveys, Materials Testing and Certification.
We operate our UKAS accredited laboratory, specialising in advanced asphalt testing and mixture development, from our base in Preston, Lancashire. Certification services offer ISO 9001, 14001, Factory production control, CE Marking, Product assessment as part of Product Acceptance Scheme to MCHW SHW Volume 1 Clause 104.15 and 104.16.
Our accreditation is limited to those activities described on our 4706 UKAS schedule of accreditation.
With People in Mind
PTS continually improve our safety, quality and efficiency to the benefit of our customers, employees, and surrounding communities.
Utilising our highly accurate survey methods and equipment, we have the scale and capability to require less on-site time than our competitors, therefore minimising network disruption and optimising the use of highway or airfield occupation.
Highways, Roads, Structures & Airfields
Whatever the project, our comprehensive range of capabilities and cost-effective solutions will ensure that Pavement Testing Services can offer the right surveys to meet your needs every time.
Data Driven Pavement Expertise
PTS operate the latest, state-of-the art technology including the PTS - MFV which utilises the Laser Crack Measurement System 2nd Gen (LCMS2) giving line-laser scanning technology to produce a 3D model of the pavement surface.
Testing the Nation
Our modern and versatile, UKAS accredited testing facility provides a range of cementitious, aggregate, and geological testing to fulfil our clients’ specific needs.
In Safe Hands
All our work is carried out in accordance with internationally recognised standards; ISO 9001, ISO 17025, ISO 14001, and ISO 45001. We are also a Constructionline Gold Member.
Health and Safety
PTS understand the importance of health & safety and acknowledge that our work activities have the potential to impact upon our employees and the wider public.
Consequently, as outlined in our integrated policy, we ensure compliance with legal requirements and appropriate codes of practice. Through our Investors in People, Mindful Employer and Investors in Diversity accreditations, we also champion our employees' health and wellbeing.
We Are An Award-Winning Company
In 2019 we were awarded the Gold Standard by Constructionline. This award is in recognition that PTS operate to the highest standards regarding H&S, Quality, Tendering and Procurement.
Well-Defined Management System
We use the latest software, technology and management systems that prevents unnecessary problems and provides for efficient execution of our projects from start to finish.
Understanding Customer Expectations
We pride ourselves on our proven ability to fully understand our client's wishes and to complete a project on time and on budget.
We believe our success comes through strong partnerships. Becoming a true partner and understanding the relationship well.
Pavement Testing Services is a family-orientated business, with offices in Preston, Chichester and the Midlands. We run our business with the emphasis firmly on health and wellbeing, plus ensuring that Fairness, Respect, Equality, Diversity, Inclusion and Engagement are at the heart of everything we do!
For the duration of any project, stakeholders and clients can expect first class communication and a solid commitment to providing top quality service and first-class results. We believe our success comes from strong partnerships.
We use the best software, management systems, materials and the latest technologies, to guarantee that we reliably offer the cutting edge of technical services available. We have total confidence in the quality of our site work and the reporting we provide.
We stand for our company’s values; Teamwork, Integrity, Development and Pride, which maintain our successful work standards. We strive to uphold these standards on every job and offer our clients quality service from start to finish.
We maintain the highest standards of occupational health and safety in all aspects of business activities, which are carried out in accordance with internationally recognised standards; ISO 9001, ISO 17025, ISO 14001, and ISO 45001.