About GCTS

Our Company

GCTS Testing Systems offers complete solutions for advanced material characterization tests. Since 1994, GCTS Testing Systems has provided a wide range of standard and customized testing systems to perform laboratory and in situ testing on soil, rock, pavement, and concrete. These systems are all built to our customer's specifications and are completely computer controlled and automated. We offer pneumatic, hydraulic, and electromechanical systems to best fit the budget and requirements of the system. Each system also comes with a versatile and approachable software package that provides test control, data acquisition, data reduction, and graphing in one easy to learn Graphical User Interface.

Among GCTS Testing Systems personnel are specialized engineers and technicians with vast experience in instrumentation, electronics, mechanics, and manufacturing. We provide installation and training at our customer's facility with each new system. GCTS Testing Systems is known worldwide for the best customer support in the industry, which we provide through our experienced staff, advanced software tools, and a 24-hour response guarantee. 

Along with the vast experience in engineering and design, GCTS Testing Systems is proud to have plenty of international experience. With a strong global presence, GCTS Testing Systems has exported to all continents and over 100 countries. We also partner with industry and academic leaders around the world to ensure that our solutions are always at the forefront of the practice.

Dr. William Houston, Dr. J. Manuel Padilla, Dr. Sandra Houston, Dr. Delwyn G. Fredlund, Dr. Matthew W. Witczak (from left to right).
Dr. William Houston, Dr. J. Manuel Padilla, Dr. Sandra Houston, Dr. Delwyn G. Fredlund, Dr. Matthew W. Witczak (from left to right).
Rock Polyaxial Testing System

Our Mission

GCTS Testing Systems provides material testing solutions to research and production laboratories by designing, manufacturing, and installing specialized systems and equipment.

Our guiding mission at GCTS Testing Systems is to advance the state of the practice in material testing while simplifying the operation of the equipment through effective automation and versatile software.

A solution provided by GCTS Testing Systems performs at the highest level of reliability, efficiently generating accurate data that our customers can trust. Every system is backed by our dedicated support team to quickly and effectively answer any question and ensure the satisfaction of all our customers.

ISO9001:2015 Certified

GCTS Testing Systems is proud to announce our certification to the ISO9001:2015 standard, recognized by the Performance Review Institute (PRI) Registrar. This prestigious certification reflects our unwavering commitment to delivering world-class quality, satisfying stakeholders, and continually improving our management systems. By adhering to the stringent requirements of this international standard, we join an elite group of organizations worldwide dedicated to excellence and accuracy in every aspect of our operations. At GCTS Testing Systems, "Accuracy is the Underlying Strategy" that drives our pursuit of quality and innovation.

ISO9001:2015 Certification Mark

Our Global Presence