We operate our own accredited state-of-the-art laboratory and have the expertise and equipment to carry out a wide spectrum of geotechnical and environmental tests. The benefits to you include instant technical advice and prompt turnaround of results. Our laboratory accreditation is limited to those activities described on our UKAS schedule of accreditation found here.

 

Soils and materials testing undertaken:

  • Moisture Content
  • Plasticity Index
  • Filter Paper Suction Test
  • Particle Size Distribution Wet & Dry
  • Sieve Method
  • PSD Pipette Method
  • Compaction Tests
  • Laboratory CBR Test
  • Consolidation Test (Oedometer)
  • Shear Box Tests (60mm and 300mm)
  • Laboratory Vane Test
  • Triaxal Permeability
  • Quick Undrained Triaxal (Single/Multi Stage)
  • Consolidated Drained/Undrained Traixial
  • Unconfined Compressive Strength
  • Point Load Tests
  • Linear Shrinkage
  • Bulk & Dry Density
  • Saturation Moisture Content of Chalk
  • pH value & Water Soluble Sulphate
  • Organic Content
  • Redox Potential
  • Electrical Conductivity
  • Concrete Testing
  • Compressive Strength (Core & Cube)
  • Moisture Content & Contamination Testing
  • Metals Petroleum Hydrocarbons
  • Semi Volatile Organic Compounds
  • Volatile Organic Compounds
  • Polychlorinated Biphenyis (PCB)
  • Cyanides
  • Phenols
  • Asbestos
  • Sulphates/sulphides/sulphur
  • Thiocyanates Pesticides
  • Bacteria