Dick Nigra Inspections, Inc. (DNI) specializes in multi-disciplined structural construction inspection and materials testing services. We provide a full range of services for inspection and materials testing for a wide range of high profile projects such as multi-story office, retail and housing structures, industrial plants, parking structures and more.
As a woman owned California Corporation, DNI prides itself in taking a proactive role in its projects. We take this role in order to verify that construction and materials conform to design plans, specifications and the requirements of the applicable governing authorities.
Our materials testing and inspection services include, but are not limited to, Concrete, Post-Tensioning, Shotcrete, Masonry, Epoxy, Steel Reinforcement, Fireproofing, Structural Steel and Welding (shop and field). DNI’s materials testing laboratories’ main facility is located in the City of La Canada, our field laboratories can be located throughout Southern and Northern California. Our laboratories are fully certified by the City of Los Angeles Materials Control Department.
Setting us apart from other inspection and materials testing firms is our staff of highly qualified Deputy/Special Inspectors who have extensive knowledge in understanding construction and inspection concepts. Every inspector employed by DNI is a fully-licensed and registered with the appropriate governing authority.
In order to provide the best turn-around time for our large projects, and to maintain efficiency in our materials testing services, we are able to deploy an on-site testing laboratory for our inspectors and technicians to verify test results quickly and accurately.
In addition to our inspection and material testing services, we also provide consulting services. Two of our Consultants consist of recently retired City of Los Angeles Senior Building Inspectors. They have the special ability through their extensive knowledge and experience to maintain close relationships with the Superintendents, Contractors, Engineer, Owner, Building Officials, etc. This aids efficiency on the project by promoting communication and resolution of any concerns with the applicable parties insuring the project is constructed according to the plans, specifications and governing authorities.
You will find working with Dick Nigra Inspections Inc a pleasant and professional experience.