Construction Materials Testing & Lab Services

Our nationally accredited onsite laboratory in Denver, CO has the capability for standard and specialized testing of aggregates, admixtures, concrete, cementitious materials, grout, dimensional stone, cast stone, and masonry. Our team of laboratory staff are experienced with testing a full range of construction materials relating to various concrete mix designs to meet the requirements for strength, appearance, durability, economy, etc.

As well as soils testing in the Denver area, we frequently perform materials quality assurance and quality control to ensure that any materials being used on the construction site are in line with project plans and specifications.

Service Highlights

  • Construction Plans / Monitoring / Oversight
  • Environmental Site Assessments for Phase 1 and Phase 2
  • Water Pollution Abatement Plans
  • Groundwater Resources
  • Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems

Laboratory Tests

  • ASTM C 29 Bulk Density (Unit Weight) and Voids of Aggregates
  • ASTM C 33 Standard Specification for Aggregates
  • ASTM C 39 Compressive Strength of Cylindrical Concrete Specimens
  • ASTM C 40 Organic Impurities in Fine Aggregates for Concrete
  • ASTM C 42 Obtaining and Testing Drilled Cores and Sawed Beams of Concrete
  • ASTM C 88 Soundness of Aggregates by Use of Sodium Sulfate or Magnesium Sulfate
  • ASTM C 94 Standard Specification for Ready-Mixed Concrete
  • ASTM C 117 Materials Finer than 75-µm (No. 200) Sieve in Mineral Aggregates by Washing
  • ASTM C 123 Lightweight Particles in Aggregate
  • ASTM C 127 Density, Relative Density (Specific Gravity), and Absorption of Coarse Aggregate
  • ASTM C 128 Density, Relative Density (Specific Gravity), and Absorption of Fine Aggregate
  • ASTM C 131 Resistance to Degradation of Small-Size Aggregate by Abrasion and Impact in the Los Angeles Machine
  • ASTM C 136 Sieve Analysis of Fine and Coarse Aggregates
  • ASTM C 142 Clay Lumps and Friable Particles in Aggregates
  • ASTM C 143 Slump of Hydraulic-Cement Concrete
  • ASTM C 157 Length Change of Hardened Hydraulic-Cement Mortar and Concrete
  • ASTM C 535 Resistance by Degradation of Large-Size Aggregate by Abrasion and Impact in the Los Angeles Machine
  • ASTM C 1260 Potential Alkali Reactivity of Aggregates (Mortar-Bar Method)
  • ASTM C 1567 Determining the Potential Alkali-Silica Reactivity of Combinations of Cementitious Materials and Aggregate (Accelerated Mortar-Bar Method)
  • ASTM C 1293 Determination of Length Change of Concrete Due to Alkali-Silica Reaction

Featured Projects

G-150 at Copper Kettle

Molson Coors – G-150  at Copper Kettle – Contractor Quality Control for JKS Industries, March – June 2021, Golden, Colorado
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14th Street Bridge Replacement over Cherry Creek & Cherry Creek Trail

Hamon Infrastructure, Inc. – 14th Street Bridge Replacement – Quality Assurance Testing, October, 2020 – April 2021, Denver, Colorado
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I-25 and Broadway Interchange

Hamon Infrastructure, Inc – I-25 and Broadway Interchange – Quality Assurance Testing, August 2020 – June 2021, Denver, Colorado
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Grandwood Ranch

Elite Surface Infrastructure – Grandwood Ranch – Quality Assurance Testing, March 2021 – Present, Monument, Colorado
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