Our world-class testing facility is located in Arvonia, VA. Our unique geographical location allows us to test 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, without local restrictions.

The HI-TEST facility spans over 1,300 acres and includes 3 separate test pond basins, cranes with lifting capacities up to 300 tons, and an indoor barge outfitting facility.

Five warehouses are available for secure material and equipment storage, with two of them heated. The heated warehouses are approved for secret clearance level and can store confidential level equipment too large for a safe.

Auxiliary services for electrical hook-ups from single-phase commercial AC power are available to:

  • 440 VAC 3 phase 2000 Amp
  • 120 VAC 3 phase delta
  • 120/208 2 phase wye

Generators are available for producing the following:

  • 440 Volt Type I AC
  • 250 Volt DC


HI-TEST’s testing facility is nestled within the beautiful and picturesque countryside of Buckingham County, VA. Getting here may seem difficult, but it’s definitely worth it.


  • Richmond International Airport (RIC)
  • Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD)
  • Charlottesville Albemarle Airport (CHO)

Ridge Road Airstrip, owned by HI-TEST, is also available for small, personal aircraft

  • 3600 ft runway
  • Located at 37˚41’21”N, 78˚21’52”W

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    (434) 286-2100

    Best Western Plus Crossroads Inn & Suites

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    Clifton Inn

    1296 Clifton Inn Drive, Charlottesville, VA 22911

    (434) 363-9280

    Comfort Inn Monticello

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    Hilton Garden Inn Charlottesville

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