Credibility Is a Key Component of Concrete Testing

Concrete is an amazing invention. The very idea of forming and pouring a liquid that turns to stone is nothing short of extraordinary. And because concrete is versatile and readily available, it is often the first choice for many construction projects. Concrete has numerous benefits in a building project. Concrete can insulate a building. It […]

Who would need asbestos testing and why?

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Any building, manufacturing and industrial facility owner planning to renovate or demolish any structure, insulated piping, or heavy machinery has the potential of encountering asbestos-containing materials (ACMs). The work on any renovation/demolition of a building project can come to a halt if the workers encounter any building material that is suspected of being ACM and […]

Our New “Digs” in Pennsylvania!

CTL Engineering is now in Waynesburg, Pennsylvania

CTL is excited to announce a new CTL Engineering, Inc. branch office in Waynesburg, Pennsylvania, effective March 2019. Read more and meet the team!

Building Inspections and Building Envelope Evaluations Help Prevent Costly Damage

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Building inspections and building envelope evaluations – analyzing the building’s masonry, granite, EFIS, glass, and insulated wall panels are among the most critical but most often overlooked ways a building envelope evaluation expert can help prevent costly damage. Whether your property is used for commercial purposes, education, or healthcare, a building inspection and envelope evaluation […]

A Letter From CK Satyapriya: Winter 2019


Mahatma Gandhi, a nonviolent activist, and leader identified the seven deadly sins.  They are meant to be a guide to model one’s actions. If a company compromises their ethics, they stand to lose their client’s trust. Read more!



We do some pretty good things! Department Managers and Branch Managers give WOW points to employees who they feel deserves extra recognition. These employees go above and beyond their call of duty to provide excellent service to their clients and coworkers.

How CTL Responds to Virginia’s Geotechnical Engineering Needs

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CTL Engineering continues to expand in the DMV (DC, Maryland, and Virginia) area and the eastern panhandle of West Virginia. We enjoy bringing our geotechnical engineering & inspection and testing expertise to this unique region. As Virginia grows, so too does the construction demand for buildings and highways around the state – both in inland […]

How Improper Building Waterproofing Leads to Building Envelope Failures


When moisture penetrates the building envelope during construction or occupancy, it can cause extensive damage. Many times, water penetration is due to faulty installation, improper construction, or the use of unsuitable materials. Ultimately, the design team is responsible for having the expertise and knowledge to create construction design documents that reflect a properly waterproofed building. […]