Materials Testing Lab

PKI 128

The Materials Testing Lab is dedicated to research involving compression testing, tensile testing, and torsion testing of various construction materials.

Lab equipment used in the research of construction materials includes:

  • Tinius Olsen Impact Tester
  • Tinius Olsen 200,000 pound testing machine
  • Tinius Olsen 400,000 pound testing machine
  • Tinius Olsen Computer Controlled Torsion Testing Machine
  • Fatigue Testing Machine
  • Forney Concrete Cylinder Compressive Testing Machine
  • Concrete Cylinder Capping Apparatus and Flume Hood

testing bridge structure