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Falling Head Permeability

February 8th, 2017 | Posted by Cynog in News - (Comments Off on Falling Head Permeability)

Celtest have the capability to perform the Falling Head Permeability test in accordance with K. H. Head manual of Soil Laboratory Testing, Volume 2. For further information, please contact us

Dynamic probe, SPT and Windowless Sampling

November 10th, 2016 | Posted by Cynog in News - (Comments Off on Dynamic probe, SPT and Windowless Sampling)

The mini-tracked heavy-duty Dart rig from Archway engineering is the latest addition to our site services department. The entire unit is mobile and can be tracked easily between locations, improving efficiency when carrying out coring, dynamic probes, standard penetration tests (SPT) and windowless sampling. For further information, please contact us

Shear Box Test (Angle of Friction)

October 19th, 2014 | Posted by markroberts in News - (Comments Off on Shear Box Test (Angle of Friction))

Celtest have the capability to carry out the Effective Angle of Friction on aggregate, soil, clay & sand samples. We have recently invested in a new shear box machine to increase our capacity and improve turn-around times. To discuss further please contact us. Shear Box Tests:- 1)      Effective Angle of Internal Friction and Effective Cohesion …
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Dynamic Cone Penetrometer (DCP) Test

June 2nd, 2014 | Posted by markroberts in News - (Comments Off on Dynamic Cone Penetrometer (DCP) Test)
Dynamic Cone Penetrometer (DCP) Test

Celtest are now UKAS accredited to determine the Equivalent CBR Value of Unbound Soils using Dynamic Cone Penetrometer (DCP) in accordance with DIHM & HA Interm Advice Note IAN 73/06. The DCP instrument is designed for a rapid in-situ measurement of structural properties of unbound materials. The DCP is portable and suitable for use in …
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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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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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