Laboratories

Prime Laboratories, a subsidiary of Prime Group, is the region’s largest testing laboratory. It has issued more than 10 million quality and compliance certificates and reports and is proud to have the largest pool of experts and professionals in the field of testing. A member of Sheikh Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development, Prime Laboratories has three Facilities under its brand – Geoscience Testing Laboratory (GTL), Prime Consumer Laboratories and Prime Environment Laboratory. We have fully equipped laboratories capable of performing physical, mechanical and chemical tests on construction materials (soil, aggregate, concrete, cement, steel, asphalt and water), as well as environmental analysis, environmental monitoring, geotechnical investigations and microbiological tests on food, water and air.

Geoscience Technology Laboratories (GTL)

Geoscience Testing Laboratory (GTL) is a subsidiary of Prime Group and the largest laboratory in the Gulf Co-operation Council region for the construction industry. The testing facilities have cutting-edge technology and some of the best qualified professionalsin this field. We have earned a sterling reputation, and has issued more than 10 million certificates and reports; this is the highest number of certificates for quality and compliance issued in the region. The services of GTL cover every type of testingrelated to the built environment. We test soil, aggregate, cement, concrete, steel, asphalt, bitumen, wood, plastic and glass. Our geotechnical investigations look at foundation depth, bearing capacity, soil liquefaction and more.  Read More…

Prime Consumer Laboratories (PCL)
Prime Consumer Laboratory (PCL) is a leading and highly automated testing facility for all consumer-related items, such as food and beverage, cosmetics, and other lifestyle products. Most of these products have to comply with certain standards required for international trade. We test the chemical ingredients present in food items, cosmetics and test appliances for their safety and energy-efficiency features. Our world-class facilities ensure thorough investigations into their quality compliance, bolstering the commercial viability of these products.  Read More…

Prime Environment Laboratory
The services cover ambient air quality, indoor air quality, water, waste water, marine water, treated water, ground water, drinking water and heat and noise. The companies engaged in the built environment require certification to prove that what they have declared is correct. The intended result of the certification exercise is not only beneficial for documentation purposes; it also shows an act of goodwill. PEL tests samples, issues reports, and offers solutions, all in a manner that is fast and flexible. We are able to install mobile or on-site laboratories wherever required by government regulations. Read More…