Certifications

S.A.M. Consultants, Inc. (SAM) is proud of our management team, field & laboratory staff and our laboratory facilities:
• Engineering staff includes Ph.Ds and registered Professional Engineers.
• Engineering technicians are certified by Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT), American Concrete Institute (ACI), American Welding Society (AWS), and other regulatory agencies.
• Subsurface exploration and engineering evaluations are conducted under the direction of licensed professional engineers.
• Our laboratory facility is inspected and certified by the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO/AMRL) and the Cement and Concrete Reference Laboratory (CCRL/ASTM) for soil, aggregate, concrete and asphalt testing and meets the quality standards of ASTM E 329 and D 3740.
•We are also on the Proficiency Sample Testing Program for AMRL and CCRL.
• SAM is certified as a Minority/Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (MBE/DBE) by the City of Chicago, Chicago Transit Authority, Illinois Department of Transportation, Metra and Pace.