Over the years, our extensive physical testing laboratory has grown, expanding its equipment, facilities and accreditations to meet industry demands for accurate third-party testing and test witnessing, both in the US and abroad.

Our in-house physical lab (located in Conyers, Ga.) is capable of performing a wide range of tests to include:Physical and mechanical properties of clear wood specimens.

Full size lumber tests.

Wall racking, panel products and adhesive tests related to structural engineered wood products.
THE LABORATORY IS ACCREDITED BY IAS AND APPROVED FOR THE FOLLOWING TEST PROCEDURES:


IAS ACCREDITATION #: TL-295
Wood Products:  ASTM Standards D 143, D 198, D 4761, D 5516, and D 5664
Panel and Panel Products:  ASTM Standards D 1037, D 3043, PS-1, PS-2, CSA 0121, CSA 0151, and CSA 0325
Wood Physical Properties:  ASTM Standards D 2395, D 3201, D 4442 and D 4933
Adhesives:  ASTM Standards C 297, D 905, D 906, D 1002, D 1101, D 1151, D 1183, D 2294, D 2339, D 2559, D 3535, D 4688, D 5266, D 5572 and D 7247
Canadian Standards:  CSA O112.6, CSA 0112.9, and CSA 0177
Other Standards:  AWPA A 31, E 11, E 12 and E17

We also serve as a support group for finger-jointed lumber programs, MSR and MEL lumber, Glu-Lam, engineered wood products, pallets and heat-treating.

 

For More Information, please contact:
Darin Thompson
Physical Lab/OSB Manager

dthompson@tpinspection.com
(770) 922-8000 ext. 349


Joe Chen
Physical Lab Division

jchen@tpinspection.com
(770) 922-8000 ext. 147