Lab Technician
Extreme Makeover, Mixer

Services

Contractors Supplies & Services

As a ready-mix concrete supplier with 22 production facilities located in the Detroit metro area, greater Lansing, and northwestern Michigan areas, contractors and homeowners rely on us for quality concrete mixes and placement.

Our professional team are experts. Homeowners, businesses, contractors, and industrial facilities can rely on our experience and attention to detail when it comes to concrete pumping, pouring, and placement.

We are experts in concrete placement for comprehensive applications and industries, including:

  • Walls
  • Floors
  • Driveways
  • Walkways
  • Residential
  • Commercial
  • Industrial

 

Quality Assurance/Quality Control

We are dedicated to maintaining the rigorous quality management systems that support advanced concrete products and construction methods. Our ACI certified personnel work with contractors and engineers to determine the right concrete mix design for each application that meets or exceeds specification requirements and maximize the life cycle of the project.

 

Quality Ingredients – the Key to Quality Concrete

Quality concrete starts with quality ingredients and we use only the best ingredients available. We, along with our suppliers, monitor all of our ingredients regularly for conformance and as they perform in the concrete making sure project requirements are met.

 

Field testing – Critical to Construction Success

Our technicians work at our plant locations and on the job site to ensure that all materials and mixes meet or exceed your specifications. We constantly monitor our mixes, making adjustments in response to materials, weather conditions and changes in construction methods.

 

Lab Testing – Critical to Ensuring High Performance

Our main lab is equipped with a compression machine for breaking cylinders, beams and mortar cubes, with capacity up to 400,000 pounds. We break 4”x8” and 6”x12” cylinders over a range of dates to make sure our concrete delivers the required strength – up to 10,000 + psi. We also test beams for flexural strength, shrinkage testing of different mixes, and are equipped for interior floor moisture analysis.

 

Value-Added Services

The valuable services offered by our Technical Services teams include:

  • Specification review
  • Custom mix design and testing
  • Color matching and sample preparation
  • Field services
  • Lab services
  • Historical performance data analysis
  • Interior floor moisture analysis