LABORATORY TESTS

Testing areas (15)
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ACI.01 Environmental noise: Measurement of environmental noise. Annoyance response ISO 1996-1:2016; NP ISO 1996-2:2011; Anexo I do Decreto-Lei nº 9/2007; ACI.01.IE.01 (version no. 6, April 2016) Environmental noise
ACL.01 Laboratory test: Measurement of airborne sound reduction index for Rw. Range: Rw ≤ 72 dB ISO 10140-1:2016; ISO 10140-2:2010; ISO 10140-4:2010; ISO 717-1:2013 Building elements Range: Rw ≤ 72 dB
ACL.15 Laboratory test: Acoustic intensimetry
ACL.18 Laboratory measurement of airborne sound transmission loss, TL Test procedure adapted from standards ASTM E90-09; ASTM E2235-04 and ASTM E413-16 Construction products
CXL.21 Determination of the air permeability of doors, windows and curtain walling ASTM E283 / E283M Doors, windows and curtain walling
CXL.22 Determination of the water tightness of doors, windows and curtain walling under cyclic static air pressure difference ASTM E547 Doors, windows and curtain walling
CXL.23 Determination of the wind load resistance of doors, windows and curtain walling ASTM E330 / E330M Doors, windows and curtain walling
CXL.24 Determination of the performance of exterior windows, curtain walling, doors and impact protective systems impacted by missile(s) and exposed to cyclic pressure differentials ASTM E1886, ASTM E1996 Doors, windows and curtain walling
CXL.25 Determination of the water tightness of doors, windows and curtain walling under uniform static air pressure difference ASTM E331 Doors, windows and curtain walling
FCC.01 Determination of the air permeability of curtain walling EN 12153:2000 Curtain walling
FCC.02 Determination of water tightness of curtain walling EN 12155:2000 Curtain walling
FCC.03 Determination of the resistance to wind load of curtain walling EN 12179:2000 Curtain walling
FCC.04 Determination of the impact resistance of curtain walling EN 14109:2016, EN 13049:2003, EN 12600:2002 Curtain walling
FCC.05 Wind resistance cyclic test of curtain walling BRE Digest 346-7 Curtain walling
FCC.06 Determination of the thermal transmittance of curtain walling ISO 12631:2017 Curtain walling