About Us

Terra Firma Laboratories has secured itself as one of Australia’s most trusted materials testing and consultancy firms, establishing ongoing relationships in business and government.
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South Australia

Terra Firma Laboratories has established a base laboratory in Tonsley, South Australia that specialises in soils, aggregates and rock testing servicing the engineering and construction industry in Adelaide and regional South Australia.

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With a presence in Pakenham and Deer Park, our Victorian labs service the Melbourne metro and regional areas and the entire Eastern Victorian region, providing a comprehensive range of materials testing for concrete, soils, aggregate and geosynthetic materials.

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Western Australia

From our base laboratory in the Perth suburb of Kardinya, Terra Firma Laboratories is positioned to cater for the extensive needs of Western Australia’s mining, infrastructure and construction projects across the state. We offer concrete, soils, aggregate and geosynthetic materials testing to Western Australian industry.

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Terra Firma Laboratories provides fully independent NATA-accredited materials testing across a comprehensive range of laboratory services for civil engineering and construction projects.

In just over a decade, Terra Firma Labs has secured itself as one of Australia’s most trusted materials testing and geotechnical laboratory service, establishing ongoing relationships with multinationals, joint ventures and government departments.

With comprehensive field and laboratory experience in geosynthetics, soil and rock materials, and concrete, our team of in-house experts has helped establish world’s best practice laboratory testing across Australia’s construction and mining sectors at every scale.

Meanwhile our landfill consultancy service has delivered quality assurance, geotechnical inspection and testing expertise to a vast portfolio of local government and EPA-audited projects.

With permanent laboratory sites across Western Australia, Victoria and South Australia and mobile laboratories ready to deploy across Oceanic testing sites, Terra Firma Laboratories operates under the firm belief local knowledge is everything, in geology, protocol and process.

Base & Site Labs

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Base & Site Labs
India China Perth PNG Malaysia Adelaide Deer Park Pakenham




Mitchell McDonald
(08) 9395 7220
19 Weatherburn Way, Kardinya, W.A. 6163




Stephen Pender
(08) 8374 0236
3/3 Selgar Ave., Tonsley SA 5042

Deer Park

Eranda Hippola
(03) 8348 5596
17 Walhalla Way, Ravenhall VIC 3023


Tom Seymour (Managing Director)
Chris Caulfield
(03) 9769 5799
webenquiry @ terrafirmalabs.com.au
47 National Ave, Pakenham VIC 3810

Our Footprint

Terra Firma Laboratories is proud to have conducted material testing and consultation on hundreds of construction and landfill sites across the world.

Get In Touch

Contact us to find out more about our testing services that can meet the requirements for any construction project across Australia and the globe.

NATA - Accredited for Technical Competence

NATA Accredited

Terra Firma Laboratories has a broad scope of testing under our NATA accreditation, ensuring compliance to the highest standards of testing integrity