Materials Testing Services

CTS provides a comprehensive range of on-site construction materials testing and finished product testing services.

Our site technicians and engineers carry out sampling and testing to stringent BS EN, ISO, ASTM and Highway Works Compliance standardsMaterials testing not only mitigates risk associated with major infrastructure projects, it can have a positive impact on both timelines and budgets.

Our materials testing services are used by major contractors on high profile civil engineering projects across the UK; including highways, infrastructure, commercial and residential developments.

Our comprehensive suite of in-situ testing includes:

  • Construction materials sampling
  • In-situ density tests (NDM, Core Cutter, Sand Replacement)
  • Hand Shear Vane
  • In-situ CBR
  • Plate Load tests
  • Earthworks sampling
  • Fresh concrete sampling (Slump, Cube Manufacture, Air Content)
  • Cutting of core samples
  • Asphalt sampling and testing (NDM, Temperature & Laying Records, Surface Regularity and Texture).

We pride ourselves on consistently delivering a high-quality field testing service that enables our clients to meet their compliance obligations. Our accurate results and fast turnaround help reduce project timelines and deliver savings over the lifecycle of a project.

Our field testing services enable our customers to meet and exceed their obligations, ensuring control and compliance on the most demanding of projects. We are happy to provide advice and guidance as to the most appropriate tests to ensure compliance and will recommend cost-effective, best-practice alternatives where applicable.

For further details, download a copy of our materials testing brochure.

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“Just a quick note to reiterate how grateful we are for the assistance you’ve given us in the past few days! Without the quick turnaround we would have had a piling rig sat immobile on site, instead we managed to get it rigged and install 6 piles this afternoon." TOM MARTIN – INTERSERVE CONSTRUCTION LTD
Construction Testing
01302 352 652