About Us

Leading experts in testing and inspection

Our know-how at your disposal

Materialprüfanstalt HARTL GmbH, is a privately owned company. Our headquarters are situated in Wolkersdorf / Weinviertel (Lower Austria). Established in 1995 as Hartl GmbH, our company has evolved from a rather “concrete-heavy” testing institute to one of Austria’s leading experts for testing and inspections for all kinds of building materials as well as providing services in structural and civil engineering.

Nowadays, Materialprüfanstalt HARTL GmbH is not only operating in in Austria, but has expanded into Germany. All our employees are trained to the highest standards.

As an approved certification body for testing and inspections, we are recognised as a competent and impartial partner by authorities, private & commercial owners and the trade across the building industry.

We are the testing and inspection experts.

Our customers rely on our core competence for testing Concrete & Construction Products, Structural Testing, Geotechnical Engineering, Aggregates & Recycling, Chemical Analysis, Asphalt, Bitumen & Emulsions, Mortars, Adhesives, Waterproofing, Coatings and Masonry & Historic Facades. We carry out inspections and repair projects for concrete and reinforced concrete.

We are a One Stop Shop

We offer end-to-end solutions, from testing to assessment, consultation, concept, planning, control and quality assurance.

We share our knowledge with our customers

Our specialists offer comprehensive expert advice for all product- and construction-related questions or problems including damage. We are also happy to pass on our know-how by offering training courses and hands-on workshops.

We are committed to research and development

From day one, we have been conducting research and development projects, both for products and product systems – at times involving our external partners, depending on the project. We are a knowledgeable and reliable provider for industry, private & commercial owners, universities and other institutions.

We ensure the highest quality standards

Quality assurance is at the core of everything we do. We are constantly developing our expertise to ensure that our knowledge is cutting edge. To maintain our high-quality standards and to develop them even further, we have been actively involved in standards committees, technical committees and special work groups for many years and we continuously contribute to the creation and revision of standards, guidelines and technical regulations.

We are experts in damage analysis

Our expertise includes the full range, from checking testing laboratories as well as manufacturing plants and reviewing construction practices. We are knowledgeable experts to monitor damages or assist in case of disputes.

You are in good hands. We are looking forward to your inquiry!