SNALAB is a trading branch of SNA Civil and Structural Engineers (Pty) Ltd. as well as various site laboratories.
The laboratory was established as “Padmaak Laboratorium Dienste” in 1961. On 24th April 1981, the laboratory became member No 109 of the South African Association for Civil Engineering Laboratories. A new testing facility was constructed during 1997 in Samcorpark Pretoria.
The laboratory moved to 191 Vonkprop Street and was established under the new logo, SNALAB Pretoria, on 29th October 1997. SNALAB Pretoria is ISO 17025 accredited since June 2007 accreditation number : T0345.
The laboratory was established in July 1993 as a commercial testing laboratory for the Alusaf project and other commercial work.
Various site laboratories are in operation through out South Africa on various SNA Civil and Structural Engineers (Pty) Ltd projects. Site laboratories implements and maintain. Technical requirements as per ISO 17025 and SNALAB Quality manual.
SNA Civil and Structural Engineers (Pty) Ltd of which SNALAB is a division of and has the same BEE status.
SNALAB upliftment policy includes the following :
SNALAB is committed to comply to the statutory requirements laid down by the Occupational Health and Safety Act through implementation of requirements. Regular audits by external companies assure the compliance with the Act.