How Inertial Profiling Systems Work to Measure and Specify Pavement Smoothness

Inertial profiling systems generate 2D surface profiles under industry standards such as ASTM E950 and AASHTO r57. They record the wheelpath elevation profiles that affect the ride quality of the traveling public. Inertial profiling systems are known for their accuracy, repeatability, and the overall ability to precisely measure features on … Read More

Concrete Shrinkage: What Is It, and How Can It Be Prevented?

If installed properly, concrete is extremely durable and low maintenance. It absorbs and retains heat, it’s wind and water-resistant, and it’s non-combustible. Cracked concrete, on the other hand, is a different story. One of the main culprits of cracked concrete is known as dry-shrinkage cracking, which can be a real … Read More

What Makes Fly Ash Useful?

great majority of the electricity we use in America comes from coal-fired power plants. During this process, coal is ground into a fine powder and burned in a boiler at very high temperatures. This heat produces steam, which spins a turbine to produce electricity. The fine powder that is a … Read More

Earth Day and Environmental Protection at G3 Quality

Earth Day was celebrated differently this year, with masks, hand sanitizer, social distancing, and some remote working for a majority of our G3 team members. Regardless of the current state of our society, environmental protection is still a huge aspect of the construction industry and a top priority for our … Read More

Our Company Culture: Get to Know Some of the G3 Quality Team

At G3 Quality, our people are our greatest asset, especially so during this unprecedented time due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. We are always striving to provide security, fulfillment, and purpose in our jobs. We value that our G3 team experiences a respectful, inclusive, and collaborative work environment that promotes … Read More