ACS Testing have provided site laboratories for projects worldwide. Projects have included road contracts, military projects, mining projects and flood alleviation schemes. Tests carried out in the site laboratories are UKAS Accredited and include testing of all the following material:
One of the huge benefits of our site laboratories is that it allows a fast turnaround of material testing. Transport times for laboratory testing are eliminated so results are available much more quickly. This can enable faster decision-making regarding material compliance and use on site.
Please see below for some of our site laboratory projects;
- Pinhoe Quarry Reconfiguration
- Blundson Bypass
- Newport Southern Distribution Road
- A30 Bodmin to Indian Queens
- Falkland Islands – Mount Pleasant
- MOD Larkhill – Cut & Fill
- Hemerdon Tungsten Mine
- Ascension Island – Catherine Point
- Venn Quarry – Barnstable
- Hatch Farm – West End
What we supply with an On Site testing laboratory;
- Lab services
- On site testing
- Fully equipped laboratory
- UKAS Accredited trained technicians
Benefits of On Site Testing laboratories;
- Dedicated resources
- Customer and client interaction on site
- Rapid response to site conditions and testing of materials
- Complete on site reporting and certification of results
Please see below for a list of the services provided by ACS:
The ACS Geo-Environmental Consultancy Department has been operating as part of ACS for over 10 years.
ACS offers a comprehensive range of professional on-site testing, all carried out by our fully trained site technicians.
From our main laboratory in Poole, Dorset, ACS provide quality testing and material consultancy for the construction and civil engineering industry.
ACS carries out testing on new bituminous binder material and testing on hardened material for physical and chemical properties. Circa pre 1980’s Tar (Carcinogenic effects) was also used as a binder, ACS staff can sample and test materials to assess if Tar was used.
Concrete was the first service to be offered by ACS back in 1987. Since then, we have increased our scope to cover a wide range of UKAS Accredited testing methods on fresh and hardened concrete.
ACS can sample and test new and hardened mortar. Hardened mortar for mix proportions and constituents, new mortar for compressive and flexural strength.
At ACS we offer an efficient and reliable chemical analysis service for waste soils and construction materials using various test solids and leaching procedures specified by the Environment Agency.
The ACS chemical laboratory was established in 2007. It complements the physical materials testing service provided by ACS by offering a range of chemical analytical services.
Our purpose-built analytical laboratory enables ACS to provide a comprehensive sampling, monitoring and analysis service on a wide range of leachate and water samples.
Our newly refurbished stone testing laboratory has given us the opportunity to expand our testing scope. In addition, we have increased production and improved on our turnaround of samples.
CONTACT ONE OF THE TEAM
If you require a collection that is outside of our usual range, please feel free to call us on 01202 622858.
Or contact us and we will do our best to accommodate your requirements.