Materials testing

Materials

MB Professional Services provides materials testing services during construction from ground breaking to utilization of structures. These services include, but are not limited to, the following categories:

Field Testing

 

MB Professional Services field testing and inspection personnel each hold multiple licenses/certifications. In many cases this allows our personnel to cover multiple disciplines at one time, saving our clients money..

 

Laboratory Testing

 

Accurate, reliable and expeditious test results help keep our clients projects on schedule. Our certified laboratory technicians assure that all testing is performed per the applicable standard material specifications and test methods. Our clients receive test results the same day the test is performed.

 

  • Other Services
  • • Coring
    • Pull Testing (Drilled in Anchors and Ceiling Wires)
    • Torque Testing
    • Vapor Emission (Concrete)
    • Floor Flatness/Levelness
    • Rebound Hammer Testing
    • Asphalt Mix Design
    • Concrete Mix Design
    • Expert Testimony
    • Grading Recommendations Foundation Design
    • Pavement Studies
    • Project Management of Inspection and Testing
    • Research & Development Forensic Services


  • Concrete
  • • Compressive Strength
    • Splitting Tensile Strength
    • Flexural Strength
    • Density
    • Length Change
    • Reinforcing Steel
     (Shrinkage/Expansion)
  • Masonry
  • • Dimensions
    • Compressive Strength
    • Absorption/Density
    • In-place Shear Strength
    • Core Shear Strength
    • Grout
    • Prisms
    • Shrinkage
    • Mortar
  • Metals

Types
• Reinforcing Steel
• Prestressing Strand
• Fasteners
• Sheet Steel
• Plate
• Tube and Pipe

Tests
• Yield and Tensile Strength
• Elongation
• Hardness
• Coating Weight
• Chemical Composition