WHAT WE DO

Construction Material Laboratory


Full range of testing pertaining to roof coatings including acrylic, solvent, and silicone coatings. This includes adhesion testing, tensile and elongation testing, water vapor transmission testing, low temperature testing, reflectance and emittance testing and much more, including formulation development of these roof coatings. Please refer to accreditation section for the full range of testing.

ASTM D6083 (Except ASTM G21
referenced in Table 2)
Liquid Applied Acrylic Coating Used in Roofing Testing for Elastomeric Roof Coatings
ASTM D6694
Liquid-Applied Silicone Coating Used in Spray Polyurethane Foam Roof Systems
 
 

CRRC

 

EPA ENERGY START TESTING

ASTM C1371
Determination of Emittance of Materials Near Room Temperature Using Portable Emissometers
ASTM C1549
Determination of Solar Reflectance Near Ambient Temperature Using a Portable Solar Reflectometer
MISC
ASTM E1980
Practice for Calculating Solar Reflectance Index of Horizontal and Low-Sloped Opaque Surfaces


Testing for and not limited to SBS modified, APP modified, mod bit, single ply- PVC, EPDM, TPO membranes and more. This includes tensile and elongation testing, tear testing, weathering, aging, and much more. Please refer to accreditation section for the full range of testing.

ASTM D146
Sampling and Testing Bitumen-Saturated Felts and Woven Fabrics for Roofing and Waterproofing
ASTM D228
Sampling, Testing, and Analysis of Asphalt Roll Roofing, Cap Sheets, and Shingles Used in Roofing and Waterproofing
ASTM D1970
Self-Adhered Polymer Modified Bituminous Sheet
ASTM D2829
(Except Section 4)
Sampling and Analysis of Existing Built Up Roof Systems
ASTM D3462
(Except Sections 8.1.4 and 8.1.5)
Asphalt Shingles Made from Glass Felt and Surfaced with Mineral Granules
ASTM D6164
SBS Modified Bituminous Sheet Material Polyester
ASTM D6162
SBS Modified Bituminous Sheet Materials Using
TAS103
A homogeneous, rubberized asphalt waterproofing membrane, glass fiber reinforced with polyolefinic film on the upper surface for use as an underlayment for metal roofing, roof tile, slate tiles and shingle underlayment.
TAS104
Nail-on underlayment for use in discontinuous roof systems
 
 

CRRC


EPA ENERGY START TESTING

ASTM C1371
Determination of Emittance of Materials Near Room Temperature Using Portable Emissometers
ASTM C1549
Determination of Solar Reflectance Near Ambient Temperature Using a Portable Solar Reflectometer
MISC
ASTM E1980
Practice for Calculating Solar Reflectance Index of Horizontal and Low-Sloped Opaque Surfaces


Complete SHRP testing lab, including a DSR, RTFO, PAV, and BBR. We also test asphaltic crack fillers and asphaltic bridge joint sealants per ASTM D6690 & ASTM D6297 respectfully. We assist with formulation development of crack fillers and road binders to promote a more sustainable road using our large inventory of polymers.

ASTM D6690
Joint and Crack Sealants, Hot-Applied, for Concrete and Asphalt Pavements
ASTM D5329
Sealant and Fillers, Hot-Applied, for Joints and Cracks in Asphalt and Portland Cement Pavements


Full capabilities for testing sealants including flashing cements, caulks, and other sealants relating to the construction materials industry. Please refer to accreditation section for the full range of testing.

C794
Adhesion-in-Peel of Elastomeric Joint Sealants
C836
Standard Specification for High Solids Content, Cold Liquid-Applied Elastomeric Waterproofing Membrane for Use with Separate Wearing Course
AC-29
Cold, Liquid-applied Below-grade, Exterior Damp proofing and Waterproofing Materials

A2LA

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