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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.
Raw samples are washed, dried and disassociated.
Composite Sieve Analysis
This analysis will determine the gradation of a sample.
Sieve sizes include applicable sizes thru No. 200 mesh.
Sphericity and Roundness
Test uses the Krumbein-Schloss Chart to quantify sphericity and roundness.
This test will also indicate the presence of clusters.
Indicates the presence of impurities in the sand.
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.
Describes the mass of material that fills a unit volume.
Indicates the amount of suspended particles or other fine matter present.