Standards and Metrology Institute

Construction Material Testing (CMT)

We offer the following testing services: 

Material

Test

Standard

Part

Bituminous mixtures

Soluble binder content

EN 12697

1 Cl. B.1.5 & C2

Bituminous mixtures

Determination of particle size distribution

EN 12697

2

Bituminous mixtures

Determination of the maximum density

EN 12697

5 Pro A

Bituminous mixtures

Determination of bulk density of bituminous specimens

EN 12697

6 Pro B

Bituminous mixtures

Determination of voids characteristics of bituminous specimens

EN 12697

8

Bituminous mixtures

Temperature measurement

EN 12697

13

Bituminous mixtures

Determination of the dimensions of a bituminous specimen

EN 12697

29

Bituminous mixtures

Specimen preparation by impact compactor

EN 12697

30

Bituminous mixtures

Marshalltest

EN 12697

34

Bituminous mixtures

Sampling

EN 12697

27 Cl. 4.3

Soils/Granular

Particle size distribution Wet Sieving

BS 1377

1 Cl 9.2

Soils/Granular

Dry sieving method Dry Sieving

BS 1377

2 Cl 9.3

Soils

Classification tests : Moisture Content Oven dried method

BS 1377

2

Earthworks materials

Sampling from stockpiles

In-house procedure

Aggregates

Sampling Stockpiles

EN 932

1 Cl. 8.8

Aggregates geometrical Properties

Particle size-Sieving method

EN 933

1

Aggregates geometrical Properties

Particle shape-Flakiness

BS 812

105

Aggregates physical properties

water content

EN 1097

5

Aggregates mechanical properties

Resistance to fragmentation (Los Angeles)

EN 1097

2

 

Concrete Fresh

Sampling on site

EN 12350

1

 

Concrete Fresh

Making test cubes

EN 12350

2

 

Concrete Fresh

Slump-test

EN 12350

2

 

Concrete Hardened

Shape, dimensions and other requirements of specimens and moulds

EN 12390

1

 

Concrete Hardened

Making and curing specimens for strength tests

EN 12390

2

 

Concrete Hardened

Compressive strength of test specimens

EN 12390

3

 

Concrete Hardened

Density

EN 12390

7