UER Acquires Signet Testing Laboratories
UER, a provider of geotechnical and environmental engineering, construction inspection services, today announced the acquisition of Signet Testing Laboratories, Inc. (Signet). Established in 1966, Signet is a leader in the construction engineering and material testing industry with an excellent reputation for providing quality services that include special inspections, material testing, and related laboratory services. Headquartered in Hayward, California, Signet contributes an extensive portfolio of experience and expertise working on major projects in the commercial, education, healthcare, industrial, power, transportation, and water market sectors. Signet was previously a wholly-owned subsidiary of San-Francisco based URS Corporation, a global leading provider of engineering, construction, and technical services for public agencies and private sector companies.
Based in Sacramento, California, UER supports projects throughout Northern California from office and laboratory facilities located in Sacramento, Livermore, Oakland, and Hayward, CA.