Construction Materials Testing

Pioneer’s field inspection technicians are trained and equipped with the latest in testing instrumentation to ensure accurate data is produced on time and within budget. A partial list of the field inspection services offered by Pioneer includes the following:

  • Concrete Slump, Air Entrainment and Molding of Test Cylinders
  • Soil Bearing Capacity Inspections (Shallow & Deep Foundations)
  • Nuclear Density Testing of Soil, Fill Materials, and Asphalt
  • Non-Destructive & Destructive Concrete Testing
  • Rebar and Steel Inspections
  • Mortar Sampling & Testing
  • Spray Applied Fireproofing Testing and Inspection
  • Observation/Inspection of Underground Utility Construction
  • Floor Flatness Testing

Pioneer’s construction materials testing laboratory is fully equipped and qualified to perform the following tests in strict accordance with American Society for Testing & Materials (ASTM) standards:

  • Concrete & Mortar Strength Testing
  • Soil Permeability
  • Soil Moisture Content
  • Unconfined Compressive Strength
  • Soil Vane Shear Testing
  • Soil Proctor Testing (Standard/Modified)
  • Organic Content
  • Soil Consolidation Tests
  • Particle Size Analysis
  • Density Testing
  • USCS Classification
  • Atterberg Limits Testing
  • Relative Density Testing
  • Petrographic Examination