NTS Baltimore

NTS Acquires Trace Laboratories, Inc.

We are pleased to announce that NTS, the leading independent test, inspection, and certification company in the United States, has acquired Trace Laboratories. Click here to review the press release.

Two testing facilities – located in Hunt Valley (Baltimore), MD, and Palatine (Chicago), IL – have joined our national network of over 25 labs. This combination will expand the range of services available to current customers of both NTS and Trace Labs.

We are enthusiastic about the investments we are making to further establish our reputation as your natural first choice for test, inspection, and certification services. We look forward to sharing the exciting things we’re doing to further enhance the network of capabilities available to our customers.

NTS Trace Labs Baltimore


A secure, 16,000 sq. ft. facility which is a recognized leader in independent failure analysis and materials testing with enhanced Chemical Testing capabilities.

NTS Trace Labs Chicago


A 27,000 sq. ft. facility offering extensive environmental testing with enhanced mechanical testing.