LABORATORY TESTS

Testing areas (15)
Reference Designation/Description Accredited
assay
Reference
standards
Product/
Material
Comments
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
ARG.04 Determination of flexural and compressive strength of hardened mortar EN 1015-11:1999, EN 1015-11:1999/A1:2006 Mortar
ARG.05 Determination of water vapour permeability of hardened rendering and plastering mortars EN 1015-19:1998, EN 1015-19:1998/A1:2004 Mortar
ARG.06 Determination of shrinkage of grouts for tiles EN 12808-4:2009, EN 12808-4:2009/AC:2011 Grouts for tiles
ARG.07 Determination of consistence of fresh mortar (by flow table) EN 1015-3:1999, EN 1015-3:1999/A1:2004, EN 1015-3:1999/A2:2006 Mortar
ARG.08 Determination of dry bulk density of hardened mortar EN 1015-10:1999, EN 1015-10:1999/A1:2006 Mortar
ARG.09 Determination of adhesive strength of hardened rendering and plastering mortars on substrates (laboratory conditions) EN 1015-12:2016 Mortar
ARG.10 Determination of adhesive strength of hardened rendering and plastering mortars on substrates ("in situ" conditions) ARG.10.IE.01 (v4 Mar/2017) (EN 1015-12:2016) Coatings
ARG.12 Determination of water absorption coefficient due to capillary action of hardened mortar EN 1015-18:2002 Mortar
ARG.13 Measurement of bond strength by pull-off of products and systems for the protection and repair of concrete structures EN 1542:1999 Products and systems for the protection and repair of concrete structures