Concrete Curing Box Cincinnati, OH Concrete Curing Box in Cincinnati, OH. Darwin Chambers has been designing and manufacturing industry-leading concrete curing boxes for over two and a half decades. We pride ourselves on the precision, longevity, and innovation of our environmental chambers, as well as the prowess and excellence of our customer service team. We offer our high tech units and comprehensive service plans to companies in Cincinnati, OH and all over the world. If you need reliable temperature and humidity controls for the testing and curing of concrete, asphalt, or other specimens in Cincinnati, OH, inquire about a concrete curing box from Darwin Chambers. Reach out to 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' all-around concrete curing box line includes a portable concrete curing box for work in the field and transportation capable of holding five 6″x 12″ concrete test cylinder molds and ten 4″x 8″ concrete test cylinder molds. We also have models built for use in a lab and custom concrete curing rooms for larger samples or longer-term testing. You can view the specifics of each model by clicking the buttons here: MC70QT (Portable) MC030 (Single Door) MC060 (Double Door) Advantages to Concrete Curing Testing in Cincinnati, OH 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." How the concrete cures and the accuracy of the tests will go a long way in the success of your project. By using a Darwin Chambers concrete curing box in Cincinnati, OH, you can test to demonstrate that your concrete: Won't develop fissures, also known as crazing Has the required durability Has the correct water tightness Is resistant to abrasion Is resistant to shrinkage, which causes cracks Is impervious to freezing and thawing In order to properly verify the above and have accurate readings, you You need to know the precisely the conditions the specimens were stored at. For that reason, we design and manufacture every concrete curing box to have a control resolution of 1°F. Other features include: On job site protected storage of concrete test specimens and reliable heating Comes with comfort grip no-crush handles for easy transport Exterior controls and readings so the box can remain closed No overheating Digital temperature controller Measuring resolution: 0.5°F Control setpoint: 73°F Data storage Xtreme technology uses an insulated lid and extra insulation in the walls EZ-Clean top wipes clean and the lead-resistant channel drain makes it easy to empty any excess water without tilting the cooler Eco-friendly manufacturing through reduced carbon emissions Made in the United States How to Take Concrete Curing Samples in the Field in Cincinnati, OH ASTM and ACI have strict regulations for how concrete samples are taken and stored in a concrete curing box. To ensure you are complying with regulations, you must take the following steps: The concrete must be made, cured, and tested by an ACI-Certified Grade 1 Concrete Field Technician. The concrete cylinder must be a "representative sample," made up of at least two samples. The technician must record the temperature of the ambient air and the concrete. The worker must run a slump test and an air test. The samples must be kept in a concrete curing box where they are kept at a fixed temperature range between 60°F and 80°F. Once you have a concrete sample, you must maintain it in a concrete curing box until you can perform in-field tests and send samples to a lab in Cincinnati, OH to test the concrete's compressive strength: On-site Test: A Schmidt hammer fires a spring-loaded mass at the concrete in order to measure the value of the rebound. Laboratory Test: A compressive strength lab test will apply force to each end of the cylinder until it breaks to see how much pressure the concrete can withstand. The Darwin Chambers Concrete Curing Box Advantage in Cincinnati, OH Beyond industry-leading technologies and dependable environmental rooms and reach-in chambers, Darwin Chambers also offers a variety of services to our concrete curing box clients in Cincinnati, OH, including: Preventive maintenance to ensure your samples are maintained and there is no disruption in your operations. Calibration so you can know you act in accordance with any standards and regulatory bodies. A three-part validation and qualification process so you know your concrete curing box is meeting the specifications you need it to. A to Z service plans to fix your concrete curing box or address any of the above. As our staff work throughout North America, they are all well-versed in a long list of procedures. Additionally, all of our staff are appropriately certified and are capable of offering personalized troubleshooting in a speedy, friendly, and professional manner. Click on the links below to see other products and services we offer in Cincinnati, OH: Reach-In Stability RefrigeratorsInsect IncubatorsEnvironmental Chamber ManufacturersMicrobiological Incubator Cincinnati, OH Concrete Curing Box | Darwin Chambers For over two and a half decades, Darwin Chambers has been an industry leader in the design, manufacture, and installation of concrete curing boxes, chambers, and rooms. We offer our services a variety of different Cincinnati, OH fields and offer environmental units for a wide variety of purposes and specifications. To have peace of mind and know that your samples in Cincinnati, OH are secure, reach out to Darwin Chambers today at 877-783-6774 or request a free quote online.