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Steel Slag Expansion (SSE)

May 12th, 2014 | Posted by markroberts in Laboratory Testing - (Comments Off on Steel Slag Expansion (SSE))
Steel Slag Expansion test

Celtest can carry out the Steel Slag Expansion test to BRE in-house method (BR 481 Appendix B). We have the capacity to test large volumes of work, and can modify the test procedure to meet the needs of your project. For more information please contact us to discuss further.

Particle Size Distribution (PSD)

April 14th, 2014 | Posted by markroberts in Laboratory Testing - (Comments Off on Particle Size Distribution (PSD))

At Celtest we can carry out various Particle Size Distribution tests. The standards that we test include:      •   Particle Size Distribution of Soil BS EN 1377-2      •   Particle Size Distribution of Soil BS EN 933-1      •   Particle Size Distribution & Sedimentation BS 1377-2      •   Particle Size Distribution …
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Frost Heave Test – BS 812: Part 124

March 7th, 2013 | Posted by markroberts in Laboratory Testing | News - (Comments Off on Frost Heave Test – BS 812: Part 124)

Celtest are UKAS accredited to determine the Frost Heave susceptibility of Unbound Aggregate in accordance with BS 812: Part 124: 2009. With multiple self-refrigerated units (SRU), we can cope with large volumes of work at any time. For our latest prices and turn-around times, please contact us. Suitable for – Sub base, Type 1, Aggregate, Soil, …
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Road Salt Testing (Rock Salt)

January 24th, 2013 | Posted by markroberts in Laboratory Testing | News - (Comments Off on Road Salt Testing (Rock Salt))

Celtest have the capability to test various Road Salt Materials to BS3247 (Specification for salt spreading on highways for winter maintenance). Testing can cover the following at your request; Storing Quality, Moisture Content, Grading by Sieve Analysis, Chemical Composition, Chloride Content and Soluble Sulphate. For our latest prices and turn-around times, please contact us. Suitable …
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Cerchar Abrasivity

November 27th, 2012 | Posted by mathewsayer in Laboratory Testing | News - (Comments Off on Cerchar Abrasivity)

Cerchar Abrasivity in accordance to ASTM D7625-10 Celtest can carry out the Cerchar Abrasiveness Index (CAI) to determine the abrasiveness of rock. The Cerchar Abrasion Test measures wear on a freshly broken saw or cut rock surface. Our laboratory can offer fast completion and competitive prices on rock abrasion tests. To find out more please …
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Permeability of bituminous mixtures to BS EN 12697-19

November 8th, 2012 | Posted by mathewsayer in Laboratory Testing - (Comments Off on Permeability of bituminous mixtures to BS EN 12697-19)

At Celtest we have the capability to test bituminous mixtures for vertical and horizontal permeability of cylindrical specimens of bituminous mixtures. This test is an addition to the expanding range of testing on offer at our bitumen testing laboratory. To find out more about the test please contact us. To see other tests on offer …
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Thermal Resistivity and Conductivity of Sand or Soil, in accordance with ASTM-D5334.

November 2nd, 2012 | Posted by admin in Laboratory Testing - (Comments Off on Thermal Resistivity and Conductivity of Sand or Soil, in accordance with ASTM-D5334.)

Celtest have the capability to test the Thermal Conductivity and Resistivity of a soil or sand (soft rock) sample. The test determines the thermal conductivity and resistivity of a sample that can be undisturbed or a remoulded specimen, using a transient heat method (ASTM – D5334). Investing in equipment to carry out the test allows …
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