Buffalo, NY

Concrete Curing Box Buffalo, NY

Concrete Curing Box in Buffalo, NY. Darwin Chambers has been a leading concrete curing box manufacturer for over two decades. We take pride in the quality, longevity, and innovation of our environmental chambers, as well as the ability and excellence of our engineers and support staff. We offer our high tech units and impeccable service plans to businesses in Buffalo, NY and throughout North America. If you need reliable temperature and humidity controls for the testing and curing of concrete, asphalt, or other materials in Buffalo, NY, look no further than a concrete curing box from Darwin Chambers. Discuss your needs with us today at 877-783-6774 or contact us online for a free quote.

Every concrete curing box from Darwin Chambers observes ACI, ASTM, AASHTO, and CCRL standards.

Darwin Chambers' flexible concrete curing box line includes a portable concrete curing box built to maintain the integrity of your samples on-site and during transport to a lab capable of holding five 6″x 12″ concrete test cylinder molds and ten 4″x 8″ concrete test cylinder molds. We also have models designed for use in a lab and custom concrete curing rooms for larger samples or longer-term testing. You can view the specifics of each Buffalo, NY model by checking out the buttons here:

MC70QT (Portable)

MC030 (Single Door)

MC060 (Double Door)

Why You Need Concrete Curing Testing in Buffalo, NY

Based on a guidelines set out by ACI Committee 308, curing is "the process by which hydraulic-cement concrete matures and develops hardened properties over time." You need to be confident that your concrete is curing properly for the best outcome in your project. By keeping your samples in a Darwin Chambers concrete curing box in Buffalo, NY, you can test to establish that your concrete:

  • Won't have cracks, also called crazing
  • Has the needed strength
  • Has the appropriate water tightness
  • Is not susceptible to erosion
  • Is impervious to shrinkage, which causes cracks
  • Is resistant to freezing and thawing

In order to properly verify the above and have accurate tests, you You need to know the precisely the conditions the samples were stored at. For that reason, every Darwin Chambers portable concrete curing box has a control resolution of 1°F. Other specifications include:

  • On job site protected storage of concrete test specimens and dependable heating
  • Comes with comfort grip no-crush handles for easy carrying
  • Exterior controls and readings so you do not have to open the box
  • No overheating
  • Digital temperature controller
  • Measuring resolution: 0.5°F
  • Control setpoint: 73°F
  • Data retention: Yes
  • Xtreme technology uses an insulated lid and extra insulation on the interior
  • EZ-Clean top wipes clean and the lead-resistant channel drain makes it easy to empty any excess water without tilting the cooler
  • Low CO2 insulation for reduced carbon emissions from foam manufacturing
  • Manufactured in the USA

Correct Procedures for Concrete Curing Samples in the Field in Buffalo, NY

ASTM and ACI have stringent instructions for how to make samples and what humidity and temperature to store them at. To ensure you are adhering to regulations, you must follow a certain procedure:

  • The procedure must be conducted by an ACI-Certified Grade 1 Concrete Field Technician.
  • The concrete cylinder must be representative of the concrete put in the slab, made up of the same concrete as it was poured.
  • The technician must make not of the temperature of the ambient air and the sample.
  • The worker must perform a slump test and an air test.
  • The samples must be placed in a concrete curing box where they will not be perturbed and are kept within 60°F and 80°F at all times.

Once you have a concrete sample, you must keep it well-preserved in a concrete curing box until you can conduct in-field tests and send samples to a lab in Buffalo, NY to test the concrete's compressive strength:

  • In-Field Test: A Schmidt hammer fires a spring-loaded mass at the concrete in order to measure the value of the rebound.
  • Laboratory Test: In a lab, the concrete will be placed in a device that places increasing amounts of pressure on each end of the cylinder until it cracks or breaks.

Why Choose a Darwin Chambers Concrete Curing Box in Buffalo, NY

In addition to industry-leading technologies and precise environmental rooms and reach-in chambers, Darwin Chambers goes above and beyond by also offering a variety of services to our concrete curing box clients in Buffalo, NY, including:

  • Preventive maintenance so your operations aren't stalled by surprises.
  • Calibration so you can can be sure that you and your concrete curing box comply with all regulatory oversight.
  • Three-step validation and qualification so you have documented proof that your concrete curing box meets guidelines and standards.
  • Exhaustive service plans to take care of any repairs, or assist you in any other way we can.

As our experts are experienced servicing rooms and chambers in a wide variety of industries and different locations, they are all well-versed in a long list of industrial environments. Additionally, all of our Buffalo, NY staff are properly certified and are capable of recommending custom solutions in a prompt, friendly, and polite manner.

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Buffalo, NY Concrete Curing Box | Darwin Chambers

For over 25 years, Darwin Chambers has been an industry leader in Buffalo, NY in the design, manufacture, and installation of concrete curing units. We serve a variety of different Buffalo, NY fields and offer environmental units for a wide variety of purposes and specifications. For the most efficient and most accurate concrete curing box in Buffalo, NY, get in touch with Darwin Chambers today at 877-783-6774 or request a free quote through our website.

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