Fun Fact Friday: NDE Certifications Jul 10

Fun Fact Friday: NDE Certifications

Nondestructive examination encompasses many specialized testing areas, including liquid penetrant, magnetic particle, ultrasonic, visual and radiographic testing. Trained inspectors performing these tests are able to identify flaws in materials that may be invisible... Read more
Fun Fact Friday: The Reason for the Rules Apr 24

Fun Fact Friday: The Reason for the Rules

Most industries and businesses are subject to regulations. Some may seem overbearing or unnecessary. Older generations might remember the reasons that certain regulations were enacted in the first place, but younger people may see them as a burden to their business,... Read more
Fun Fact Friday: Sieving Fine and Coarse Aggregate Mar 27

Fun Fact Friday: Sieving Fine and Coarse Aggregate

Last week we learned about a little bit about sieve analysis and the aggregate 200 wash. Today, we’ll focus on sieving fine and coarse aggregate – particles larger than the No. 200 sieve. Sieve analysis, or gradation testing, is a way to assess the particle size... Read more
Fun Fact Friday: The Aggregate 200 Wash Mar 20

Fun Fact Friday: The Aggregate 200 Wash

Welcome back to our Fun Fact Friday series on aggregate testing! Today, we discuss the aggregate 200 wash. Sieve analysis, or gradation testing, is a way to assess the particle size distribution of material.  The aggregate material is put through a series of... Read more