LABORATORY TESTS

Materials

Itecons offers a wide range of accredited and non-accredited tests to perform in laboratory conditions or in situ, for the characterisation of materials used in construction works, in the development of new solutions for construction or for CE marking.

Testing areas (15)
Products (97)

Reference Designation/Description Accredited
assay
Reference
standards
Product/
Material
Comments
AGR.27 Determination of particle density and water absorption of aggregates for armourstone EN 13383-2:2002 (Section 8) Aggregate,Armourstone
AGR.28 Classification test for the constituents of coarse recycled aggregate EN 933-11:2011 Aggregate
AGR.29 Determination of organic contaminators of aggregates by mortar method EN 1744-1:2009 + A1:2012 (Section 15.3) Aggregate
AGR.32 Determination of the voids of dry compacted filler EN 1097-4:2008 Aggregate,Filler
AGR.33 Determination of percentage of crushed and broken surfaces in coarse aggregate particles EN 933-5:2010 Aggregate
AGR.34 Particle size analysis by laser difraction ISO 13320:2020 Granular materials; Powder; Emulsions
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