Material Testing Blog

What Can You Learn From a Sand Equivalent Test?

What Can You Learn From a Sand Equivalent Test?

15th Jan 2020

Having the right balance of particles in the aggregate added to your hot mix asphalt (HMA) will play a huge role in the pavement's success after it sets. In order to quickly and ac … read more
Common Winter Pavement Issues & How to Solve Them

Common Winter Pavement Issues & How to Solve Them

9th Jan 2020

Winter is tough on roads. Between countless freeze/thaw cycles and the onslaught of chemical deicers, asphalt can quickly crack and crumble in a number of troublesome ways b … read more
All About the Concrete Hammer Test

All About the Concrete Hammer Test

5th Nov 2019

The concrete hammer test is useful for determining a variety of concrete characteristics in a non-destructive way. With it, a techn … read more