Laboratory Services

TECHNICON offers the following Laboratory Services:

Materials Testing

  • Fully-Equipped ASTM C1077, C1093, and D3666 Certified Laboratory
  • Caltrans Certified for Concrete, Asphalt, and Soils
  • Compressive Strength Tests of Concrete, Mortar, and Grout
  • Caltrans, Green book, FAA, and FHWA Asphaltic Concrete Mix Designs
  • High Strength and Specialty Concrete Mix Designs
  • Mix Designs for Grout, Gunite, Mortar, and Shotcrete
  • Flexural Strength Determinations of Concrete
  • ASTM C33 Aggregate Quantitative/Qualitative Testing
  • Asphaltic Concrete Volumetric and Performance Testing
  • Concrete Masonry Unit and Prism Compression and Volumetric Testing
  • Cement-Treated Base Designs and Qualification Testing

Geotechnical Testing

  • Fully-Equipped ASTM D3740 Laboratory
  • Flexible Wall Permeability of Treated and Untreated Soils
  • Rigid Wall, Constant-Head Permeability of Soils
  • Effect of Consolidation and Direct Shear of Soils
  • pH, Minimum Resistivity, and Sulfate and Chloride Content of Soils
  • Expansion Index, Hydrometer/Sieve Analysis, and Plasticity Index of Soils
  • R-Value of Treated and Untreated Soils and Aggregate Bases
  • Specimen Remolding

Structural Steel

  • Fully-Equipped ASTM C1077 Certified Laboratory
  • Structural Steel Testing
  • Tension and Bend Tests of up to #18 Reinforcing Bars
  • Welder Qualification Testing
  • Weld Procedure Qualification Testing
  • Machining of Test Specimens
  • Custom Specimen Preparation and Testing

Custom Load Testing for Manufacturing Industries

  • Custom Load Testing of Miscellaneous Products – Compression and Tension
  • Underground Vaults (up to 60″); Piers; Glass; 60,000-400,000 pound capacity