Established in 1989, AAR Testing and Inspection, Inc. (AAR) has continuously provided construction quality assurance, quality control, special inspection and materials testing services throughout Washington State. AAR is a Washington Association of Building Officials (WABO) certified independent construction special inspection and materials testing agency based in Redmond Washington. Our laboratory is accredited by American Association of Highway Transportation Officials (AASHTO). AAR is also certified by the State of Washington as a Minority Owned Disadvantage Business Enterprise (DBE), Minority Business Enterprise (MBE), and a Small Business Enterprise (SBE).
AAR’s mission is to ensure high quality construction projects by delivering professional and efficient services in construction quality assurance, quality control inspection, and materials testing.
AAR has the capacity to provide construction quality assurance and quality control services for public, private, and infrastructure projects. Our previous experiences include small and mega design build and bid build transportation infrastructure projects with Washington Department of Transportation, Sound Transit, Federal Aviation Authority (FAA), and Port of Seattle.
Under the guidelines of the project Jurisdictional Authorities, the International Building Code (IBC) requires special inspection and materials testing services to be performed by an approved agency. AAR is an approved agency with certifications from International Code Council (ICC), Washington Association of Building Officials (WABO) and American Association of Highway Transportation Officials (AASHTO) to provide these services for building projects.
AAR maintains a fully accredited construction material testing laboratory for soils, aggregates, asphalt, cement grout, masonry, concrete, and other construction material testing. Our laboratory technicians have extensive training and experience in testing building materials. Our staff regularly renew their certifications to stay up to date with the codes and standards used throughout the construction industry.
ACCREDITATIONS & ASSOCIATIONS
American Concrete Institute (ACI)
American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM)
American Welding Society (AWS)
Cement and Concrete Reference Laboratory (CCRL)
Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE)
Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
International Code Council (ICC)
Master Builders Association
Minority Business Enterprise (MBE)
National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC)
Northwest Council of Engineering Laboratories (NWCEL)
Seattle Department of Planning and Development (SDPD)
Washington Association of Building Officials (WABO)
United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)
United States Navy, Western Division
For any inquiries, questions or commendations, please call or fill out the following form.
7126 180th Avenue NE, Suite C101
Redmond, Washington 98052
112 Olds Station Road, Suite 100
Wenatchee, Washington 98801
7960 29th Ave NE, Suite 105
Lacey, Washington 98516
* AASHTO Accredited Laboratory
** Accreditation in progress