Test Procedures for Cementitious Samples in the Coventry University JL Laboratories.
Slump, Compaction Index, flow table, VB test, ICAR Rheometer, grout viscometer, flow trough.
For self-compacting concrete:† Slump flow, L box, V funnel.
Cubes (50mm and 100mm), cylinder splitting, beam bending, elastic modulus and Poissonís ratio with strain gauges, core cutting and testing.
High Pressure permeability, diffusion cells, Rapid Chloride Permeability, water absorption
Rest potential, linear polarisation, concrete resistivity.
Freeze-thaw, sulphate attack, expansion
Pore fluid expression
Ultrasound, Rebound hammers, pull-out tests, ISAT, Figg
Tests available in other departments
ICP chemical analysis, Scanning electron microscope, Particle sizer, Thermogravimetric balance