Universal Construction Testing, Ltd ( UCT ) is a Chicago-based company providing a complete range of testing and consulting services for existing and new construction of concrete, masonry and steel structures. Since the firm's establishment in 1983, our highly professional staff uses state-of-the-art methods and equipment. We provide professional and technical services to clients who are concerned with the quality and performance of construction materials and structures. Post construction services include condition survey, investigative testing and monitoring using leading edge NDT methods and computer aided technology. Since the formation of our company, our goal has been to incorporate emerging technologies into tools and techniques for the construction industry. In this web site we demonstrate a representative sample of our services. The real-world needs which require our expertise are too exhaustive to list comprehensively. Instead, we invite you to contact our staff to discuss your specific needs.