Our Company

35 years of experience in geo-technical, civil, structural and environmental engineering.

AMERICAN TESTING MATERIALS ENGINEERING (ATM) is a firm established and managed by highly proficient members of the engineering profession, specializing in construction material testing, sub-surface investigation, environmental assessment service and environmental laboratory services.

Existing Building Inspections: 40-year Special Inspections of buildings + Sub-soil investigation + Foundation Engineering  + Inspection and testing existing materials + Structures in Distress + Ground-Penetrating Radar (GPR)

New Building / New Construction Services:  Concrete sampling, curing and testing + Soil Density + Pile Testing + Quality control + Owner’s Representative + Project Management + Material Selection Recommendation +  Sub-soil investigation + Weldment Inspection

Environmental Services: Water quality analysis +  Asbestos testing +  Lead paint testing + Phase I and II Environmental Site Assessments (ESA’s) +  Contamination assessment reports (CAR) +  Remedial Action plans (RAP) +  Monitoring Wells – installation and sampling services

Asphalt Testing & QA/QC as per ASTM/ ACI & FDOT requirements.


ATM’s professional staff includes registered engineers, a staff geologist, chemical & environmental professionals, and trained technical specialists. Our team is equipped with the most sophisticated testing equipment to provide you with rapid, accurate results.

Contact us today for any of the following.

Testing  Soil  +  Concrete  +  Asphalt  +  Soil Boring  + Pile Loads + Pile Integrity Testing (PIT) +  Percolation Test  +  Double Ring Infiltrometer  +  Windsor Probe & Swiss Hammer   +  R-Meter & GPR Scanning Services

Environmental Services  Monitoring Wells Installation, Testing & Reporting +    Environmental Audit / Environmental Site Assessment (ESA) Phase I & II  +  Environmental Chemical Testing as per EPA

Engineering & Inspections 40 Years Re-Certification +  Licensed Special Inspector/ Threshold Inspection + Design Services  +  Forensic Engineering  +  QA/QC + Project Management + Pile Dynamics Analysis (PDA) +  Roof Inspection (Miami-Dade County Protocol) + Licensed Home Inspections

Clients & Certifications

Our New State-of-the-Art Laboratory Approved & Certified by:

State of Florida  +  Miami-Dade County +  CMEC Certified for Concrete & Soil +  State of Florida Dept. of Transportation (F.D.O.T.) +  FDOT & CMEC certified with Miami Dade county’s all category certification.



Homestead Air Force Base.  +  R.T.C. Dade County +  Broward County +  Monroe County +  City of Miami +  City of Coral Gables +  City of Miramar +  Homestead +  Pembroke Pines +  Ft. Lauderdale +  Hollywood


Bank of America +  Colonial Bank +  Mercantile Bank +  Capital Bank +  Ready Estate Bank +  First Nation Wide +  First Nation Bank +  International Saving and Loan (ISL) +  First State Bank of the Florida Keys +  Real Estate Recovery +  Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta


First Florida Building Corp. +  Fortin Leavy Skiles +  MG3 Development LLC +  Akdoruok & Associates +  Pancoast Albaiza +  Perez & Perez Architect Planners +  Spillis Candela & Partners +  PMP Architects


Landmark Construction LLC +  MG3 Developers, LLC +  First Florida Building Corp. +  Melo Contractors +  HP Construction +  Blufin Construction +  Frank Keevan & Son +  441 Lot investments +  Biltmore Villas Corp


Freeman, Newman,Butteman P.A. +  Helima & Mass +  Goldstein & Tanem P.A. +  Shapiro & Miller P.A. +  Michael Shifrmn, P.A. +  Akerman, Senterfitt & Addison


Robert Shank, BSME |  President

Waseem Quadri, P.E., S.I.  |  Engineering Manager, Special Inspector- Threshold Buildings, Structural Forensic Engineer, Environmental Impact Assessment Specialist, Geoscientist

Jorge Rodriguez, BSCE |  Lab Manager

Evelyn Garcia | Executive Administrator

Juan Carlo Morales, BSCE  |  Project Manager

Mohammed Jamal Abbasi  |  Project Manager

Jorge Zuleta Rincon, BCES  |  Project Manager

Tariq Farooqi, MS  |  Environmental Project Manager, Environmental Impact Assessment Specialist

Yassel Arce | Assistant Lab Manager, CTQP Technician

Luis Labrador | CTQP Technician

Andy Gil |  Driller

Michael Pollard | Assistant Driller

Janessa Torres | Administrative Assistant


    1950 West 84 Street
    Hialeah, FL 33014

    Miami Dade (305) 646-1888
    Broward (954) 587-2479