Construction Material Testing & Special Inspections

A structure is only as sound as its materials, much like a chain is only as strong as its weakest link. Precision performs a variety of testing and inspection of these materials, both in the field and in the laboratory, in order to verify that construction materials meet project specifications.  Precision currently provides the following Material Testing and Special Inspection services:

Concrete, Mortar, Masonry & Grout

  • Foundation Observations
  • Concrete Testing (Slump, Air Content, Compressive Strength)
  • 3D Floor Flatness Testing (FF/FL)
  • Masonry Testing and Observation
  • Non-Destructive Evaluation of Concrete (Rebound Hammer)
  • Compressive Strength
  • Unit Weight
  • Mix Design

Soils Testing

  • Compaction & Moisture Testing
  • Modified & Standard Proctor
  • Swell Testing of Plastic Soil
  • Classification Tests (Gradation/Atterberg Limit Tests)
  • California Bearing Ratio
  • Unconfined Compressive Strength
  • Consolidation

Special Inspections

  • Pier and Pile Foundations
  • Soils
  • Reinforced Concrete
  • Wood Construction
  • Structural Cold-Formed Steel
  • Excavation-Sheeting, Shoring, and Bracing
  • Structural Safety
  • Site Storm Drainage Disposal and Detention
  • Seismic Isolation Systems
  • Special Cases

Trey with Break Machine

Shannon on Site

Trey in Lafayette