Certified Laboratory & Equipment

Our laboratory is safety approved and the equipment is regularly maintained to always be ready for testing. The following is a general list of equipment in our laboratory for completing the soil and aggregate testing, asphalt testing and concrete testing services that are typically provided by GEM Testing Ltd.:

Material Engineering Consulting Services

The following is a list of material engineering consulting services we provide:

Soil pulverizer

Soil dispersion mixer

Concrete cylinder water storage tanks

Storage tank heaters

Soil extractor

4” Proctor mold

6” Proctor mold

Stability, CBR, unconfined, triaxial and flow/stability loading apparatus

Standard Proctor hammer

Modified Proctor hammer

Atteberg limit equipment

Specific gravity cone


Vibrating table

2 soil ovens

1 Despatch asphalt oven

3 sieve shakers (2 ‘Mary Ann’ style, 1 large Gilson)

4 digital scales

Asphalt ignition oven

Pocket penetrometers

Cone penetrometers

Sample splitter

Marshall hand pounder

Marshall mechanical pounder

Sulphur melting pot

Mini jaw crusher

6” capping mold

4” capping mold

6 asphalt Marshall Briquette molds

300,000 lb. compressing machine

Compound and mortar cube test set

4 pressure air meters

3 slump cones

Thick wall reusable cylinder molds

Core rig

8” core barrel

6” core barrel

4” core barrel

14” masonry saw

Digital linear traverse microscope

Lapping equipment

3 nuclear densometers

Water level meter

Submersible scale

Contact our office if you have questions about our laboratory and equipment.

Gem Testing Ltd

2-2269 2nd Avenue

Dunmore, AB T1B 0K3

Hours: Monday – Friday: 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Phone: 403-580-1813

Email: scott@gemtesting.ca

Cell: 403-581-6026 (CEO, Scott Dooher)

Fax: 403-580-2716

Service Area
Southern Alberta
Southern Saskatchewan

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