LABORATORY TESTS

Higrothermics

The hygrothermal performance of construction materials and solutions is subject to both national and European legislation. Itecons has the required qualifications, as well as vast experience, in performing accredited tests within this area.

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.02 Determination of water tightness of doors and windows EN 1027:2016, EN 12208:1999 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
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.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
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.17 Evaluation of the minimum coating thickness of metal reinforcement mesh of ETICS EN ISO 1460:1994; EN ISO 1641:2009; EN 10244-2:2009 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
ETI.25 Determination of water vapour transmission properties of ETICS EAD 040089-00-0404 2016 section 2.2.2.6 ETICS for the use on timber frame buildings
FCC.01 Determination of the air permeability of curtain walling EN 12153:2000 Curtain walling