TESTING SERVICES

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Below are descriptions of the testing services that we currently offer. Please give us a call at 406-490-1415 for a free initial consultation regarding services and pricing information.

Materials Processing
Raw samples are washed, dried and disassociated.

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Composite Sieve Analysis
This analysis will determine the gradation of a sample.
Sieve sizes include applicable sizes thru No. 200 mesh.

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Sphericity and Roundness
Test uses the Krumbein-Schloss Chart to quantify sphericity and roundness.
This test will also indicate the presence of clusters.

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Acid Solubility
Indicates the presence of impurities in the sand.

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Crush Resistance
Also known as a crush test, this will determine the strength of a proppant.

Anderson will offer two crush resistance test options:
K-value – This involves testing a sample at multiple stresses to determine a samples strength.
Closure stress – This involves testing the strength of a sample at a single customer specified stress value.

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Bulk Density
Describes the mass of material that fills a unit volume.

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Turbidity
Indicates the amount of suspended particles or other fine matter present.

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To view our prices and order proppant testing services today, use our secure order form found here.

 

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To view our prices and order proppant testing services today, use our secure order form found here.

° Testing Services Rate Sheet.pdf                                          ° Chain of Custody Form.pdf