CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS TESTING

CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS TESTING (CMT) SERVICES

Standard Testing and Engineering Company has offered Materials Engineering consulting and analysis since 1951. From this base of experience, the Standard Testing has built a capability to provide a broad range of services covering the disciplines of Structural and Civil Engineering, Architecture, and Geology.

Since the founding of the company, Standard Testing has provided valuable Construction Materials Engineering services in all phases of the development of thousands of Construction Projects. Prior to construction, Standard Testing assists in site evaluation, selection of construction materials, mix designs, and planning of a quality assurance program. During construction, Standard Testing provides Inspection and Testing in fabrication plants and in the field, and supervision of the quality assurance programs on construction sites.

Standard Testing clients have included:

  • Owners - Developers Architects
  • Insurers and Lenders Structural,Mechanical, Civil Engineers
  • Government Agencies Manufacturers Contractors
  • Fabricators

CMT ENGINEERING SERVICES

Material Specifications Research and Development

* Compaction Curing Compounds
* Mortars Epoxies -- Fly Ash
* Paving Materials Quality Assurance Programs
* Soils Stabilization Time of Set & Workability
* Structural Concrete Waterproofing

Testing Inspection

* Aggregate Grading & Soundness Batch Plants
* Asphalt & Concrete Mix Designs Built-up Roofs
* Asphalt Extr., Gradation, Stability Concrete Placements
* Concrete Cylinders & Beams Engineered Fills
* Soils Classification and Density Footings and Piers
* Load Test of Structural Members Post Tensioning
* Masonry Units -- Roofing Steel Placement
* Reinforcing Cable, Steel and Wire

CMT QUALIFICATIONS

Standard Testing and Engineering Company has been accredited by the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials Accreditation Program (AAP). The AAP accreditation has been received for the disciplines of soils, aggregates, asphalt, and concrete.

The StanTech Group's laboratories are regularly inspected by the Cement and Concrete Reference Laboratory (CCRL) of the National Bureau of Standards and both the Military and Civil Works Division of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Participation in the reference sample program of AASHTO for soil, concrete, and aggregate is an integral portion of the StanTech Group's Quality Assurance Program.

AAP accredited testing includes:

Material Specifications

Concrete ASTM C29, C31, C39, C40, C42, C78, C88, C94, C117, C123, C127,

C128, C131, C136, C138, C140, C142, C143, C172, C173, C192,

C231, C496, C535, C566, C567, C617, C803, C805, C1077, D75, E329

Soils ASTM D421, D422, D558, D698, D854, D1140, D1556, D1557,

D1586, D1633, D1863, D1864, D2216, D2217, D2487, D2488,

D2922, D3017, D3282, D3740, D4253, D4254, D4318, E329

Bituminous ASTM C117, C136, D75, D140, D290, D979, D1188, D1559,

D1560(I), D2041, D2172, D2726, D2950, D3549, D3666, E329

AASHTO T30