Independent Soil Testing Laboratories LLC (ISTL), is a material testing laboratory based in
Abu Dhabi and established in 2014. Core business of the laboratory is to provide specialized services in the fields of Construction & Industrial Material Testing ● Chemical Testing
● Geotechnical Investigation ● Environmental Analysis ● Environmental Monitoring
● Microbiological Analysis ● Testing for Oil & Gas Our operations are spread across Middle East region including onshore/offshore operations. We specialize in 3 key areas:


ISTL mainly focuses on service and quality.

ISTL’s culture is based on innovation; trust, respect and teamwork; and uncompromising integrity. Added to these are speed, focus and accountability to meet customer needs and create a culture of performance that draws on the full range of people’s skills and aspirations.

Delivering the highest Standards
Through Calibration, advice and testing, ISTL fully understands the importance of delivering results that improve Customers products and process. We look to the future with a vision to be the best in delivering excellent testing, inspection, calibration & monitoring services.

Delivering Value to Achieve Customer Services
We are continually improving our services and quality systems throughout the organization- testing new materials in new ways to fully understand their properties and potential. Then we apply our learning to customer needs delivering results that solve business problems.

At ISTL, we work as partners, helping customers identify testing requirements, and the best way to resolve industry Challenges. We make it our business to understand your business, delivering solutions that deliver results you can trust to improve your products and processes.

You can trust the precision of our testing provide the accurate results you need to ensure your products meet the required national and international standards.

Setting Standards
At ISTL, we’re not just about testing. In our business we consider the bigger picture. We take responsibility for the tests we do, and consider the whole testing process, which can include not only cost and life span, but also the disposal of testing material.

At ISTL, our high standards mean more than excellent testing services – we go further, to offer sustainable choices because we believe that we have a responsibility to both the local and business communities where we operate.

Integrity is at heart of everything we do. We only succeed when customers trust the integrity of our results and our advice. And they do- because ISTL, you have the assurance of global standards.

Independent laboratories committed to process and technological innovation. We continually push the boundaries in testing, creating new services and facilities to meet the needs of new and established industries. As a result, our customers can achieve their ambitions – big or small.

Health,Safety & Environmental Protection
Our aim is to ensure no undue harm occurs to our people, assets or the environment as a result of our activities. Our health and safety policy helps in hazard identification mitigating risk control systems specific to their operating circumstances.

At ISTL, health and safety management systems are subject to internal audits scrutiny. We have programs for internal audits and inspection to monitor the day to day implementation of risk control systems. Health and safety performance is reported monthly.

We have therefore adopted a range of safety leadership, training and behavioral initiatives to encourage a positive health and safety culture.  These aim to demonstrate which engages all employees. We hope to make safe working practices the norm, and to progressively eliminate the acceptance of unsafe behavior..