Break Tests vs the Maturity Method

Break Tests vs the Maturity Method

Is Either Concrete Strength Assessment That Crucial to Worksite Efficiency?’

A construction worker is making cylinder concrete samples for testing.

What about Break Tests? How Exactly Do They Work?

A lab worker is placing a cylinder concrete sample in the compression strength test machine.

What Are the Advantages and Limitations of This Specific Test?

A cluster of concrete cylinder samples rest together after being cracked from compression testing.

Advantages

Limitations

With These Limitations, Can Break Test Results Be Trusted?

A senior construction worker is holding a blueprint and contemplating it at a construction site.

What about the Maturity Method? How Does It Work?

An image of a construction worker hand holding a Maturix Sensor is right next to a different image with a person’s hand holding a tablet that is showing the data from the sensor in a coffee shop.

What Advantages and Limitations Can Contractors Expect from It?

A Maturix Sensor is attached to an orange pole at a worksite.

Advantages

Limitations

What Does This Mean for Your Construction?

Workers are spreading concrete across a structure.

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