LABORATORY TESTS

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ACI.01 Environmental noise: Measurement of environmental noise. Annoyance response ISO 1996-1:2016; ISO 1996-2:2017; Procedimento Interno ACI.01.IE.01 (version no. 8 of May 2020) or NP ISO 1996-1:2011; NP ISO 1996-2:2011; Annex I of Portuguese Decree-Law No. 9/2007; Internal Procedure ACI.01.IE.02 (version no. 1 of May 2020) Environmental noise
ACL.01 Laboratory test: Measurement of airborne sound reduction index for Rw. Range: Rw ≤ 72 dB ISO 10140-1:2016 (except annexes J and K); ISO 10140-2: 2010; ISO 10140-4:2010; ISO 717-1:2013; EN 1793-2:2018 (only applicable to noise barriers intended for road traffic) Building elements Range: Rw ≤ 72 dB
ACL.02 Laboratory test: Measurement of sound absorption in a reverberation room NP EN ISO 354:2007 Building elements
ACL.03 Laboratory test: Determination of impact sound insulation index, Ln, w. Range Ln,w ≥ 25 dB ISO 10140-3:2010; ISO 10140-3:2010/Amd 1:2015; ISO 10140-4:2010; ISO 717-2:2013 Building elements Range: Ln,w ≥ 25 dB
ACL.05 Laboratory measurement of the efectiveness of floor coverings in reducing impact sound transmission through concrete floors, ∆IIC ASTM E2179-03; ASTM E492-04; ASTM E989-89 Building elements
ACL.06 Laboratory measurement of the reduction of the transmitted impact noise by floor coverings ∆Lw. Range: ∆Lw ≤ 50 dB ISO 10140-1:2016; ISO 10140-3:2010; ISO 10140-3:2010/Amd 1:2015; ISO 10140-4:2010; EN ISO 717-2:2013 Building elements Range: ∆Lw ≤ 50 dB
ACL.07 Determination of airflow resistance of materials for acoustical applications ISO 9053:2018 Resilient materials used in acoustic applications Method A - Direct air flow method
ACL.11 Determination of sound absorption in an impedance tube - Transfer-function method. Range: 100 Hz a 6300 Hz EN ISO 10534-2:2001 Construction products Range: 100 Hz to 6300 Hz
ACL.13 Determination of sound transmission loss in an impedance tube Internal procedure
ARG.00 Mortar characterization - Other tests (standards EN, ASTM, LNEC…) Diverse Mortar
ARG.01 Determination of particle size distribution of mortars by sieve analysis EN 1015-1:1998, EN 1015-1:1998/A1:2006 Mortar
ARG.02 Determination of bulk density of fresh mortar (vibration method, shock method and filling method) EN 1015-6:1998, EN 1015-6:1998/A1:2006 Mortar
ARG.03.01 Determination of workable life and correction time of fresh mortar - Method A EN 1015-9:1999, EN 1015-9:1999/A1:2006 (Method A) Mortar
ARG.03.02 Determination of workable life and correction time of fresh mortar - Method B EN 1015-9:1999, EN 1015-9:1999/A1:2006 (Method B) Mortar
ARG.03.03 Determination of workable life and correction time of fresh mortar - Method C EN 1015-9:1999, EN 1015-9:1999/A1:2006 (Method C) Mortar