Testing and Consultancy Services is UKAS accredited (see the schedule in Downloads) to carry out a comprehensive range of testing on hardened concrete both on-site and in the laboratory.

We can provide trained technicians, all of which hold current CSCS cards to cover all your testing requirements.

Furthermore, our technicians are also trained in all aspects of Health and Safety relating to the testing that they carry out and all come equipped with appropriate risk assessments and method statements.

Hardened Concrete Testing

Our permanent laboratory provides a comprehensive range of tests on hardened concrete.

Cube & sample collection service
Compressive strength of cubes and cores including curing
Saturated, as received & oven-dried density of concrete
Examination and testing of cored specimens
Tensile & flexural strength of core and beam specimens
Static modulus of elasticity in compression of core or cylinder specimens Water absorption, initial surface absorption and capillary rise

Concrete Structure Surveys

We are also equipped to carry out concrete structure surveys to determine the causes of deterioration. Please see our Structural Survey page.

Our Services

Soil and Contamination Analysis

We have staff experienced in contaminated land, environmental analysis and environmental science.

Pile Integrity Testing

Testing and Consultancy Services have become the leading provider of Integrity Testing in the South of England and provide a quality service to many leading Piling Contractors.

Testing Fresh Concrete

Testing and Consultancy Services is UKAS accredited (see schedule in Downloads) to carry out a comprehensive range of testing on fresh concrete both on site and in the laboratory.

Aggregate

Testing and Consultancy Services is able to carry out all your aggregate testing requirements to include physical, mechanical and chemical properties.

Testing Hardened Concrete

Testing and Consultancy Services is UKAS accredited (see schedule in Downloads) to carry out a comprehensive range of testing on hardened concrete both on site and in the laboratory.

Structural Investigations

Our highly skilled staff are fully equipped to carry out a wide range of concrete structural surveys to determine cause of deterioration employing visual inspection and obtaining samples from the structure in question in conjunction with with non destructive techniques.

Plate Load testing and CBR Determination

We will carry out a plate loading test to ascertain bearing capacity and settlement under load or if you wish, give you a calculated CBR value. The Plate Bearing Test (or Plate Loading Test) is an insitu test used for determining the bearing capacity of the ground and the likely settlement under a given load.