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Integrity. Quality. Service.

Cape Laboratory Equipment is a Cape Town Based Company built on a legacy of quality service and commitment to our valued customers. We supply top quality testing equipment for Concrete, Soils, Asphalt, Cement and Nuclear Gauge Density Equipment to the construction industry. We are official distributors for Cooper Technologies and Instrotek USA in South Africa.

We specialise in calibrations and servicing of all Radioactive Density Nuclear Soil and Asphalt Gauges, and also offer the correct use of testing procedures through our Radiation Protection Officer (RPO) Training.

    Why work with us?

    Our cutting-edge Equipment Training Facility, CLTA – Cape Lab Training Academy, is a CETA accredited training facility for all of your Equipment Training,  Skills Programs, and Leadership development.

    With extensive experience and a trained, certified and hardworking team, we are geared to cater for all of your laboratory equipment and training needs. Contact us for a more comprehensive introduction to our services:

    • Repairs, servicing and calibration of all laboratory testing equipment.
    • Refurbishing and Upgrading of older testing equipment to conform to the new SANS specifications.
    • Establishment of new Concrete , Soils and Asphalt Testing Laboratories throughout South Africa and Africa.
    • Repairs, servicing and calibrations of all nuclear density gauges including PAWC verifications.
    • Manufacturing and supply of all civil’s testing equipment for the construction industry.
    • Onsite repairs and servicing of all major testing equipment
      Refurbishing of all major testing equipment.

    Peruse Our Extensive Product Range

    Specialised Laboratory Equipment Sales

    Presenting… Cape Laboratory Training Academy

    Making a Difference Through Knowledge

    CLE was established in 2013 by Mr A M Hill to provide the Civil Laboratory Industry with Quality Testing Equipment and to compete with high quality international standards.

    Starting from a small business, the company grew into a leader in the Industry when it comes to not only building and supplying the best quality laboratory equipment, but also offering accredited training to employees on the correct use of the equipment based on the new SANS Test Methods.


    Advanced Soil Sampling & Laboratory Testing.


    Advanced Concrete Sampling & Laboratory Testing.

    Nuclear Gauge

    Radiation Containment & Protection Measures

    Health & Safety

    Hands-on Health & Safety Training on-site.


    BrightStar LifeSkills

    Two-of-a-kind Corporate Events

    Student Testimonials

    “Awesome course. Very useful, even for 1 day (Smile emoji).”

    Nicola G.

    Course: Implement Radiation Protection Measures

    “Very impressed with the way Gavin handles his equipment and explains everything to the students. 

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    David T.

    Course: Implement Radiation Protection Measures

    “Excellent course guys! Great delivery from both Gavin and Christiaan. Good course materials and killer Powerpoint!”

    Jeff M.

    Course: Nuclear Density Gauges



    Speak to us today about registering your employees on our variety of practical and engaging certified instructor-led courses.