10+ Reasons to Choose Us

Committed to our Customers

Committed to our Customers

We work in close partnership with our customers to understand their unique requirements and deliver to our market accurate, reliable and innovative testing solutions.

Global Reach, Delivered Locally

Global Reach, Delivered Locally

With 5 international offices, a network of 100+ distributors, plus a team of highly experienced product specialists, we have the global reach to provide technical support wherever you are in the world.

A Flexible Approach

A Flexible Approach

Our global scale means that we are able to support your every needs, from general product advice for small labs to the management of complex projects for large corporations, or government departments.

Top 10 reasons to choose CONTROLS: integrity


We care about our people and customers and hold ourselves accountable to the highest ethical standards in everything we do.

Top 10 reasons to choose CONTROLS: expertise

Unrivalled Expertise

Our team of specialized product managers, technical sales and support engineers is the largest in the industry and is always close at hand whenever and wherever you need it.

Top 10 reasons to choose CONTROLS: wide range

Comprehensive Range

We are proud of our range of over 4,000 construction materials testing products for aggregates, asphalt mixtures, bitumen and binders, concrete, cement, soils, rocks and structural steel.

Top 10 reasons to choose CONTROLS: knowledge sharing

Knowledge Sharing

We love to share our knowledge and expertise when developing our latest testing equipment. Read our blog and check out our comprehensive library of technical product videos.

Top 10 reasons to choose CONTROLS: forward thinking

Forward Thinking & Innovation

We embrace innovation and invest in a robust policy of continuous research and product development. The result is that all our customers benefit from the real lifetime value through owning one of our products.

Top 10 reasons to choose CONTROLS: Modern Facilities

Our Heritage Drives us Forward

We draw into our 50+ years’ experience of innovation and technical leadership in civil engineering and construction materials testing to anticipate trends and future-proof your materials testing laboratory.

Top 10 reasons to choose CONTROLS: Standard Compliant

Quality Accreditation

ISO:9001 accredited and active member of all the main international Standard organizations, we are also involved in steering future Standards toward practical testing practices for our end-users.