USC Atlantic Concrete Laboratory
Experienced professionals putting our materials to the test.
Eastern Concrete operates the USC Atlantic Concrete Laboratory in Maspeth, NY. This laboratory is AASHTO accredited, approved by the NYC Concrete Industry Board, and approved by the NYC Department of Buildings (DOB license number 00090). The laboratory participates in the AMRL Laboratory Inspection Program as well as the AMRL Proficiency Sample Program.
Quality Control testing of our concrete, aggregate and recycled materials is performed by American Concrete Institute (ACI) certified technicians adhering to the latest approved ACI, ASTM, and AASHTO testing standards. All equipment used for inspection, testing, and monitoring materials meets applicable standards required for calibration and inspection, and is reviewed annually through quality audits.
The USC Atlantic Concrete Laboratory serves the NY operations of Eastern Concrete Materials for internal laboratory services. Some of the services provided are:
- Compressive strength testing
- Aggregate gradation testing
- Aggregate specific gravity testing
- Aggregate unit weight testing
Research and Development
- Mix design trial batching
- Concrete mix research