LABORATORY TESTS

Energy and Environment

Energy performance, environmental impact and safety are increasingly more relevant when choosing construction material and equipment. Itecons has facilities to carry out tests catering to these concerns.

Testing areas (15)
Reference Designation/Description Accredited
assay
Reference
standards
Product/
Material
Comments
CXL.01 Determination of the air permeability of doors and windows EN 1026:2016, EN 12207:2016 Doors and windows
CXL.16 Determination of the thermal transmittance of doors and windows by hot box method EN ISO 12567-1:2010, EN ISO 12567-1:2010/AC:2010 Doors and windows Range: Doors and windows less than or equal to 2m x 2m
CXL.17 Determination of the thermal transmittance of doors and windows ISO 10077-1:2017, ISO 10077-2:2017 Doors and windows
CXL.21 Determination of the air permeability of doors, windows and curtain walling ASTM E283 / E283M Doors, windows and curtain walling
EQP.02 Household space heating equipment using wood pellets rated up to 50 kW_x000D_ Test method: NP EN 14785: 2008 (except section 5.9 and section 9) NP EN 14785:2008 (ponto 5.1; 5.2 e 6) Equipamento doméstico de aquecimento ambiente, que utiliza granulados de madeira com potência calorí
EQP.06 Performance of heat pumps for compact domestic hot water units with built-in water storage EN 16147:2011; EN 16147:2011/AC:2011; EN 12897:2006; Reg (EU) nº 812/2013 de 18 de fevereiro de 2013 e Reg. (EU) nº 814/2013 de 2 de agosto de 2013 Bombas de calor ar/água compactas com depósito de água incorporado
EQP.10 Storage volume and heat loss determination of hot water tanks EN 12897:2006 - Anexo B; Regulamento (EU) nº 812/2013 de 18 de fevereiro de 2013 Reservatórios de água quente
EQP.11 Hydraulic pump performance test
EQP.14 Storage volume and heat loss determination of hot water tanks EN 15332:2007 - ponto 5.4; Regulamento Delegado (UE) Nº 812/2013 Reservatórios de água quente
ETI.01 Determination of water absorption of ETICS - Capillarity test ETAG 004 2013 section 5.1.3.1 ETICS
ETI.02 Determination of water tightness of ETICS - Resistance to hygrothermal cycles ETAG 004 2013 section 5.1.3.2.1 ETICS
ETI.03 Determination of water tightness of ETICS - Resistance to freeze-thaw ETAG 004 2013 section 5.1.3.2.2 ETICS
ETI.06 Determination of water vapour transmission properties of ETICS ETAG 004 2013 section 5.1.3.4 ETICS
ETI.20 Determination of ash content of reinforcement mesh ETAG 004 2013 - C.3.2 ETICS
ETI.23 Determination of water tightness of ETICS - Resistance to hygrothermal cycles EAD 040089-00-0404 2016 section 2.2.2.2 ETICS for the use on timber frame buildings