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Wick Drain installation for a casino expansion construction project

What is a Wick Drain?

On a recent project for a casino expansion, Materials Testing Consultants (MTC), provided a wick drain surcharge option with conventional shallow foundations to support the

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MTC employee using ground penetrating radar

Working Together

While we have several departments: Geotechnical Engineering, Construction Materials Testing (CMET), Laboratory Services, Environmental Services, and Asbestos Management, the tasks we handle within each department are not quite as

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MTC's AASHTO Accreditation Certificate

AASHTO Accreditation

by Tim Lautenbach In my eight years of managing MTC’s laboratory I have hosted assessors from the AASHTO Materials Reference Laboratory (AMRL) and the Cement

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