12 Aug, 2022

CTS Group (Construction Testing Solutions), a leading provider of Geotechnical Consulting, Construction Materials Testing and Surveying and Monitoring services, has today announced its latest acquisition of Concept Engineering Consultants Limited, a leader in geotechnical, structural, and geo-environmental services.

Operating across the UK and with headquarters in London, Concept Engineering employs 105 staff. Celebrating 25 years of service, the company was originally established in 1997, consulting for civil, structural, and geotechnical projects and surveying buildings across London.

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This is the 6th acquisition by the CTS Group over the last 18 months and further strengthens the CTS Group as the market leader in all Geotechnical consulting, Construction Materials Testing and Surveying and Monitoring services and expands and enhances our coring and drilling capabilities. Read our blog ‘Evolving our Identity’ to find out how we have grown and about the acquisitions that have taken place.

Chief Executive Officer for the CTS Group, Phil Coles, commented: “Offering superb coring and drilling capabilities, as well as a wide range of high-quality site investigation services, will be a strong addition to our growing portfolio of Geotechnical Consulting, Construction Materials Testing, and Surveying and Monitoring Services.  I am delighted that Concept Engineering will become part of the CTS Group and look forward to working with Milan, Anastasia, Natalie and the management team to continue to grow the business. This latest acquisition complements the previous deals announced over the last two years as we continue to grow and develop a strong team with the skills and knowledge to deliver a quality and trusted service to our customers.”

Concept Engineering’s CEO, Milan Dedic, added: “We are delighted to become part of the CTS Group and continue to bring innovative site investigation solutions to our clients. We look forward to the opportunity to expand the business as part of the group, and, having met the senior leadership team at CTS, we believe we have found a company with a similar ethos to our own and see exciting times ahead. Together, we will be able to offer our clients a market-leading range of construction-related testing, inspection, and compliance services.”

With headquarters in Leicester and a nationwide network of laboratories and offices, offering a wide range of construction testing, inspection and compliance services, CTS supports all sectors of the construction market including infrastructure, commercial, rail, road, residential, airports, tunnelling, mining, and utilities as well as brownfield regeneration.

For further information, please contact CTS by email on enquiries@constructiontesting.co.uk