// Our Philosophy
We are a service company existing to meet the needs of our customers by delivering accurate quality results in a timely manner.
// Our Facility
NDE Labs has been at our current facility in southwest Fort Worth since 1981. In June of 2012 we completed a facelift to our current building and added an additional 6,000 s.f. building at the back of our property to provide needed expansion.
Ultrasonic and Eddy Current Lab
Mechanical Test Lab
// Our Team
The measure of any company is the quality of the employees. One of the unique things about our company is that many of our employees have been with us for decades. Our whole team strives to know our customers and know each of their unique requirements. Having continuity of employees is vital to that end and it helps us serve you better.
Don G. Cosgrove, Sr.
Founder and President
Don started his career in metallurgy and nondestructive testing over fifty years ago. He formed NDE Aids in 1973 with three other men and took over sole ownership in 1985. Don graduated from Millikin University (1962) and is a former regional director for ASNT. He was named an ASNT Fellow in 1975 for unusual distinction in the advancement of nondestructive testing and holds five Level III certifications in ET, MT, PT, RT, UT
Ray J. Cosgrove
Ray graduated from Texas A&M University in 1985 with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering with an emphasis in materials. Ray joined NDE Labs as the Quality Manager upon graduation. He is a current board member of the ASNT North Texas Section and he holds Level III certifications in PT and UT. Ray became the General Manager in 2014.
Don Cosgrove, Jr.
Don joined NDE Labs in 1975 and is currently the NDT Laboratory Manager. He studied nondestructive testing at Tarrant College and he holds Level II certifications in MT, PT, RT, and UT.