Detroit, MI

Concrete Curing Box Detroit, MI

Concrete Curing Box in Detroit, MI. Darwin Chambers has been a leading concrete curing box manufacturer for over two and a half decades. We pride ourselves on the quality, longevity, and innovation of our environmental chambers, as well as the prowess and excellence of our customer service team. We offer our cutting-edge units and impeccable service plans to companies in Detroit, MI and all over the world. If you need reliable temperature and humidity controls for the testing and storing of concrete, asphalt, or other specimens in Detroit, MI, trust in a concrete curing box from Darwin Chambers. Get in touch with us today at 877-783-6774 or contact us online for a free quote.

Every concrete curing box from Darwin Chambers will allow you to comply with ACI, ASTM, AASHTO, and CCRL standards.

Darwin Chambers' flexible concrete curing box line contains a portable concrete curing box for work in the field and transportation that can fit 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 a more robust storing and curing area is called for. You can view the specifics of each Detroit, MI model by taking a look at the links here:

MC70QT (Portable)

MC030 (Single Door)

MC060 (Double Door)

Benefits of Concrete Curing Testing in Detroit, MI

Based on a a definition offered by ACI Committee 308, curing is "the process by which hydraulic-cement concrete matures and develops hardened properties over time." The success of your project will partially be dependent on how the concrete cures and your ability to accurately test it. By keeping your samples in a Darwin Chambers concrete curing box in Detroit, MI, you can test to demonstrate that your concrete:

  • Won't develop fissures, also referred to as crazing
  • Has the required durability
  • Has the correct water tightness
  • Is resistant to wearing down
  • Has better volume stability
  • Is impervious to freezing and thawing

In order to properly verify the above and have accurate readings, you You need to know the exact conditions under which the specimens were kept. For that reason, every Darwin Chambers portable concrete curing box has a control resolution of 1°F. Other features are:

  • On job site protected storage of concrete test specimens and dependable heating
  • Comes with comfort grip no-crush handles for easy transport
  • No need to open to see temperature reading or set point of thermostat
  • No overheating
  • Digital temperature controller
  • Measuring resolution: 0.5°F
  • Control setpoint: 73°F
  • Ability to retain data
  • 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
  • Low CO2 insulation for reduced carbon emissions from foam manufacturing
  • Made in the USA

How to Take Concrete Curing Samples in the Field in Detroit, MI

ASTM and ACI have strict instructions for how concrete samples are taken and stored in a concrete curing box. To ensure compliance, 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 make not of the temperature of the ambient air and the specimen.
  • You must perform a slump test and an air test.
  • The samples must be stored in a concrete curing box where they will not be agitated and cannot exceed 80°F or go below 60°F.

In addition to the slump and air tests, you must carry out both on-site and laboratory tests in Detroit, MI to take a reading of 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 machine that places increasing amounts of pressure on each end of the cylinder until it cracks or breaks.

Why Get a Darwin Chambers Concrete Curing Box in Detroit, MI

Our job isn't over once we've shipped and installed your environmental room or reach-in chamber to your Detroit, MI location. We provide consistent support through:

  • Preventive maintenance so your operations aren't stalled by surprises.
  • Calibration so you can can be sure that you are in compliance with any standards and regulatory bodies.
  • Three-step validation and qualification so you know your concrete curing box is meeting the specifications you need it to.
  • Exhaustive service plans to take care of any repairs, or see if there is anything else our technicians can do for you.

As our technicians are experienced servicing rooms and chambers in a wide variety of industries and different locations, they are all accomplished in a long list of procedures. Better yet, all of our Detroit, MI customer support staff are properly certified and are capable of offering personalized troubleshooting in a speedy, cordial, and professional manner.

Check out the links below to see other products and services we offer in Detroit, MI:

Detroit, MI Concrete Curing Box | Darwin Chambers

For over 25 years, Darwin Chambers has been innovative and effective solutions for companies in Detroit, MI. We serve a variety of different Detroit, MI industries and offer a wide range of optional and customizable features. For the best concrete curing box in Detroit, MI, contact Darwin Chambers today at 877-783-6774 or request a free quote through our website.

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