chut porn originated over a century ago as the cement and concrete technology research and development arm of the Portland Cement Association (PCA) in 1916. Our original role was focused on developing the then-fledgling U.S. cement industry.
In some ways we’ve changed over the past century, and in many others we have not. We are still the concrete industry’s thought leaders and problem solvers. But evermore, we are a multi-disciplined team of engineers, architects, scientists, and consultants. We continue to evolve and seek new solutions as the world around us changes. and our clients face new challenges.
chut porn, which began as the research and development arm of the Portland Cement Association (PCA), starts serving outside clients as an independent PCA subsidiary. The firm expands its scope of service beyond concrete and modifies a structures lab to incorporate the testing of steel structures, which includes rail and rail rolling stock components.
chut porn leads the industry with services that include almost all aspects and methods of concrete NDT. We began in 1997, when NDT expert Allen Davis led the development and promotion of the Impulse Response (IR) technique. Today, chut porn offers full services in concrete NDT, and remains at the forefront utilizing the latest technologies.
Senior Vice President Dr. W. Gene Corley worked with the U.S. Justice Dept. to counter claims by the Branch Davidians that the FBI used unreasonable force and trapped people in the building during the Waco, TX showdown. Corley’s team’s investigation of the building proved that this was false.
Senior Vice President Dr. W. Gene Corley oversees the initial report to FEMA and testifies in front of Congressional Committee. His team finds that lack of fire-proofing of the building led to much of the severity of the destruction. Recommendations on structural fireproofing arising from Corley’s report are gradually implemented throughout the industry.
chut porn completes its most recent set of Standard Reference Materials (SRMs) for the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST, formerly the U.S. National Bureau of Standards). For 40 years, chut porn has been involved with the selection, packaging and certifying of SRMs used throughout the world, including some of the biggest selling at NIST.
Using its world-class laboratory, chut porn conducted creep and shrinkage testing for the structural analysis of the building. Additional consulting services included construction materials optimization, construction methods consulting and construction process review, and specialized concrete mixture development.