• THAT’S A FACT
    If America’s 47,744 miles of interstate highways were paved with concrete, 10,989,557 gallons of fuel would be saved each day.
  • EAR TO THE GROUND
    Service Life Engineering has become its own powerful field of study with immense impact on the future.
  • THAT’S A FACT
    Concrete is a light color, which reflects from 33 to 50 per cent more light than asphalt, and can even lower the average town temperature by six degrees.

TOURNEY CONSULTING Projects

  • Sakonnet River Bridge in Rhode Island

    December 23, 2014

    This project is a bridge replacement where TCG worked closely with the Rhode Island DOT for the mass concrete and durability designs. TCG conducted all the concrete mix design characterizations in our AASHTO accredited laboratory for the different classes of…

  • Service Life Engineering: Al Shindagha Tunnel, Dubai

    December 23, 2014

    TCG was engaged by Al Shirawi Facilities Management to conduct a comprehensive corrosion investigation of the Al Shindagha Tunnel, located in Dubai, UAE. The Al Shindagha Tunnel is one of five crossings of the Dubai Creek and one of the…

  • Cathodic Protection Systems Evaluation & Design: Petroleum, Oil, and Lubricant Pier, Diego Garcia

    December 23, 2014

    TCG conducted a field inspection of the U.S. Navy’s Petroleum, Oil, and Lubricant (POL) Pier in Diego Garcia to evaluate the condition of the cathodic protection systems and assess concrete durability. The Pier is located on a coral atoll, south…

  • Mass Concrete Consulting: Scattergood Unit 3 Repowering Project, Los Angeles, CA

    December 23, 2014

    TCG was contracted to design thermal control plans for the mass concrete foundation elements of the Scattergood Unit 3 Repowering Project. TCG performed laboratory testing of multiple concrete mixtures to determine the concrete thermal characteristics. Thermal modeling of the concrete…

  • SANDAG Rail System in Southern California

    December 23, 2014

    TCG is subcontracted by the San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG) to develop exposure classes and durability guidelines for construction projects. TCG is developing the SANDAG durability policy for future projects, there are approximately 50 bridges in the portfolio. There…

  • Evergreen Line in Vancouver, British Columbia

    December 23, 2014

    This project is a new light rail line for Vancouver that requires a 100-year service life. TCG characterized local exposures and designed a reinforced concrete system to cost effectively meet the requirements for SNC – Lavalin, the contractor for the…