UNR’s Concrete Canoe team takes first place!

17
Jul

UNR’s Concrete Canoe team takes first place!

Congratulations to the University of Nevada, Reno’s (UNR) concrete canoe team for winning 1st place in the National Concrete Canoe Competition in June! Every year, CME proudly sponsors this team of outstanding civil engineering students that design, construct, and race their canoe made entirely of reinforced concrete. The top twenty three teams in the country […]

10
Mar

Come Celebrate our 5th Anniversary with us!

Come Celebrate our 5th Anniversary with us! There will be drinks, appetizers and raffle prizes. Open House – Thursday, May 29, 2014 – 4:00-7:00 pm 6980 Sierra Center Parkway, Suite 90 Reno, Nv 89511

10
Feb

Specialized Services/Testing Equipment Added to Strengthen CME’s Inspection Capabilities 

•    Magnetic Induction Tomography (MIT) Testing – CME owns and operates the only MIT-Scan2-BT sensor system on the west coast, which provides non-destructive testing of dowel bar locations within concrete roadway and airfield pavement joints. This cost-effective method provides our clients with detailed information about the placement of every dowel bar, enabling the contractor to […]

10
Jan

In-House Alkali-Silica Reactivity (ASR) Testing 

CME is now able to perform Alkali-Silica Reactivity (ASR) testing for aggregate source qualifications and concrete mix designs in their Reno laboratory. ASR testing is an efficient method for preventing damage by identifying aggregate susceptibility prior to being used in concrete. The reaction that takes place between the alkaline cement and reactive siliceous material in […]

2
Aug

2nd Annual Golf Tournament

CME hosted its 2nd Annual Golf Tournament on July 27th to thank clients for the opportunity to work with them this past year. Eighty participants from the community comprised 20 teams for the scramble tournament. The participants arrived that Saturday morning with the sun, enjoying doughnuts and bloody marys prior to loading onto the bus […]