FTC has an in-house licensed accredited laboratory. The state of the art laboratory is a 2,000 square foot facility that boasts two humidity and temperature-controlled curing rooms for sample storage, and three testing machines that can meet the testing criteria of any number and types of specimens. FTC has tested mortar and grout with psi as low as 350 and concrete cylinders with over 17,000 psi. FTC has tested bricks, CMU and prisms up to 600,000 lbs. With a dedicated soils and aggregate testing room, FTC can run sieves, proctors and various other tests on a multitude of sample types. FTC can create and batch custom concrete mix designs with a specialty in designing high-strength concrete (10,000psi – 14,000psi). At FTC we provide freeze thaw testing services with a top of the line, rapid freeze-thaw cabinet. With our equipment we can determine the durability of concrete during repeated cycles of freezing and thawing in water. Additionally, our in-house laboratory allows us to perform concrete permeability testing on structures that should be relatively impermeable, such as concrete overlays, precast piles or piers for seawater to determine potential corrosion.
FTC can test the following:
For a full list of services, please call 516-355-0168.