The Beta Group was established in 1997 by founders Murray White, Mark A. Cheek and John Laughlin. We have since participated in over 5,000 projects and have expanded from three employees to over 60 serving Louisiana and Mississippi. Our office locations expanded from our main office in Gretna, Louisiana to a laboratory in Hancock County, Mississippi and a satellite office in St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana. Following Hurricane Katrina in August 2005, we adapted our services to meet the needs of post-Katrina clean up and rebuilding.
At TBG our mission is to exceed our clients' expectations and guarantee a commitment to quality by providing our employees with knowledge, the best equipment available and continuous training. Our staff includes civil engineers, geotechnical engineers, certified cross-trained inspectors and technicians and a professional clerical staff.
The Beta Group (TBG) is an engineering and construction services firm, specializing in geotechnical and forensic engineering, construction materials testing, construction project management and light construction activities. TBG is a regional leader in engineering, construction materials testing and construction services with offices in Louisiana and Mississippi and over 75 employees. Since forming in 1997 TBG has serviced over 5,000 projects and hundreds of clients. Our clients are from the private sector, industrial and local, state and Federal governments. Over the past three decades whether the projects were large or small TBG has provided the resources and solutions to our clients while gaining a reputation of professionalism and providing quality work.
We are accredited by the AASHTO Materials Reference Laboratory (AMRL), validated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and certified by the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT). Our engineers, inspectors and technicians or certified by one or more of the following certification bodies: Louisiana Department of Transportation (LADOT), American Concrete Institute (ACI), National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies (NICET), International Code Council (ICC), American Welding Society (AWS), FACE, National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) and Troxler.TBG successfully completed the 8(a) program recognized by the United States Small Business Administration (SBA) and a disadvantaged business entity (DBE) by various local, state and federal agencies.
"It is my pleasure to recommend The Beta Group to anyone seeking Geotechnical or Construction Materials Testing services. Over a period of many years working with them, I have always been able to count on prompt and diligent service and steadfast results - without complication or unexpected cost impact. The Beta Group's high standard of excellence to any project and level of service to the client is unmatched."
"The continued success of a great company is to surround itself with partners that continually demonstrate professionalism and integrity. It is for this read that Boh Bros. Construction Co., LLC. holds The Beta Group in such high regard. We have utmost confidence and respect for their services."
"Jefferson Parish has been working with The Beta Group for many years and we are very satisfied with the quick response to our needs, returning reports on time and always available on short notice."
"I would like to state that Barriere Construction Company holds The Beta Group in high regard. The Beta Group has always demonstrated complete professionalism, competence, and integrity in our long standing business relationship. We have the utmost confidence and respect for their service."