Welcome to Encorus, Kevin Gentile! Apr 11

Welcome to Encorus, Kevin Gentile!

Encorus Group would like to welcome Kevin Gentile to our Civil Materials Testing team, as he begins his role as Engineering Technician. Kevin comes to Encorus with over five years experience in the construction field. Welcome to the team, Kevin! Read more
Encorus Group is an AASHTO-accredited Laboratory Mar 9

Encorus Group is an AASHTO-accredited Laboratory

AASHTO (American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials) is the international leader in setting technical standards for all phases of highway system development. AASHTO represents all fifty states, Washington D.C. and Puerto Rico, and serves as a... Read more
Making and Curing Concrete Test Specimens in the Field Jan 31

Making and Curing Concrete Test Specimens in the Field

We’ve spent some time learning about the role of concrete in the construction process, so now let’s learn about what goes into testing it! The strength of a particular batch of concrete depends on many factors: temperature, age of the concrete, water-to-cement ratio,... Read more
Fun Fact Friday: Atterberg Limits Testing Mar 29

Fun Fact Friday: Atterberg Limits Testing

Atterberg Limits Testing is just one of the testing methods that Encorus’s Civil Testing Group uses to determine properties of soil. According to ASTM International, Atterberg Testing Limits are six limits of consistency in soils that were defined by Albert Atterberg.... Read more