Mountain Engineering and Testing, Inc. (MET) is a professional consulting engineering firm located in Salida, Colorado providing geotechnical engineering studies, construction materials testing services, on-site wastewater system design, and geologic suitability studies, in the Central Rocky Mountains.

Quality, cost-effective engineering

The goal of Mountain Engineering and Testing, Inc. is to provide quality, cost-effective engineering and excellent service to every client regardless of project size or complexity. The presence of principals in the office and on the job site supports this goal.

45 years of combined professional engineering and materials testing experience

Mountain Engineering and Testing, Inc. brings more than 45 years of combined professional engineering and materials testing experience to our projects. Our philosophy of building long-term client relationships and our service has resulted in many repeat clients and a solid reputation in the engineering community. We understand that both financial and time constraints are important factors to any project and will always try to exceed our clients’ expectations.

Clients located throughout Colorado

Our diverse group of clients located throughout Colorado has led to a wide range of varied and complex projects. The projects include geological and geotechnical studies for roads, bridges, pipelines, commercial and municipal structures, dams, and subdivisions. MET has provided construction materials testing services for numerous Colorado Department of Transportation projects, municipalities throughout Colorado, and a wide variety of owners, contractors and suppliers. See our Portfolio page.

Office in Monte Vista Colorado

MET is pleased to announce our satellite office in Monte Vista Colorado. Our office in Monte Vista, CO has all the capabilities and qualified personnel as our Salida office to meet the needs of our clients in the San Luis Valley.

Our NEW satellite office has recently relocated next door to our old office and is located at 2031 Grande Ave. Monte Vista, CO 81144. You may still contact us at our Salida office, or contact Mr. Richard Silkey at our Monte Vista office if you’re in the San Luis Valley for any questions or information.