Concrete Testing and Soil Testing throughout Central Massachusetts

Make sure your project is on solid ground with concrete and soil testing services of Yankee Engineering and Testing, Inc. in Worcester, Massachusetts. Our materials testing services are performed by fully qualified technicians. Most testing and reporting can be completed within 24 hours and hard copies electronically distributed within 48 hours.

Multi-Disciplinary Staff

Take advantage of our multi-talented staff by having us perform more than one service at your site. We understand construction schedules, so our staff is available to answer questions from 7:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and beyond, 5 or more days a week.

No Hidden Costs

Yankee Engineering and Testing, Inc., offers your business competitive pricing with no hidden costs. Our unit price structure incorporates all fees associated with daily service to your project. Our fees are based on a half- and full-day rate system with no separate charges for travel time, equipment, late scheduling, review of reports, or distribution. Our invoices are clearly itemized and easily matched with daily reports. The unit cost for services is determined by the size, scope, and location of your project, with individual site estimates available. Our Services Include:


  • Field Nuclear Density Testing
  • Topsoil/Loam Analyses
  • Moisture/Density (Proctor) Analyses
  • Title V Analyses
  • Gradation (Sieve) Analyses
  • L.A. Abrasions


  • Field Slump/Air/Rebar
  • Plant Monitoring Services
  • Compression Testing of Cylinders
  • Field Coring Services
  • Windsor Probe Testing
  • Rebar Location Services
  • Floor Flatness


  • Review of Field Operations
  • Thickness Determinations
  • Adhesion/Cohesion ("Pull Tests")
  • Application Procedures
  • Moisture/Density Test Cuts


  • Review of Field Operations
  • Compression Testing of Mortar Cubes
  • Compression Testing of Grout Prisms
  • Absorption of Concrete Masonry Units
  • Strength of Concrete Masonry Units
  • Testing of 2 Block Grouted Prisms


  • Field Nuclear Density Testing
  • Unit Weight Tests
  • Coring/Extraction Analyses
  • Field Coring Services
  • Marshall Determinations


  • Bolting/Shear Studs
  • Framing/Decking Review
  • Ultrasonic Testing of Welds

Engineering Services:

  • Geotechnical Site Investigations
  • Test Pit Investigations
  • Pile Monitoring Services
  • Foundation Review
  • Bearing Capacity Determinations
  • Soil Suitability

Landfill Testing Services:

  • Gradation/Hydrometer Analyses
  • Atterberg Limits Determinations
  • ASTM D-5084 Triaxial Cell Perm
  • Bulk Permeability Testing
  • ASTM D-2434 Constant Head Perm
  • Shelby Tube Permeability

Direct Shear Testing:

  • Soils vs. Soil
  • Soil vs. Membrane
  • Membrane vs. Membrane
  • ASTM D-5321 Dry or Saturated in a 12' x 12' Shear Frame
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