NCMA’s Research and Development Laboratory exists to serve the association in its vital role as a catalyst for the progression and advancement of the industry as a whole, as well as the individual needs of each of its members companies.
Staffed by professional, qualified engineers and technicians with years of experience in material testing, the lab has the ability to perform virtually any physical testing of concrete masonry, hardscape units, and other manufactured concrete products and assemblies.
Have a notion about how to make a product better? Or even just a hunch? The dedicated, precision-minded members of the lab staff are available for consultation when it comes to developing a customized research and development program to demonstrate or certify the performance characteristics of a specific material, product, or system. Pick their brains about how to manufacture a prototype that can truly redefine the market.
The NCMA Research and Development Laboratory is an International Accreditation Service (IAS) Accredited Testing Laboratory. The Laboratory is accredited in accordance with the International Standard ISO/IEC 17025:2005.