Lab & In-situ Testing

Our lab is fully UKAS accredited in line with ISO/IEC 17025:2005

We operate a fully equipped laboratory, able to carry out a range of tests specified in BS1377:1990 ‘Methods of Tests for Soils for Civil Engineering Purposes’.

Our on-site testing services offer a broad range of in-situ testing techniques in support of a comprehensive ground investigation service. Our qualified and experienced staff are available to provide a rapid and professional service on a nationwide basis.

Laboratory Services we can provide:

BS 1377 Soil Testing (UKAS)

ISRM Rock Testing

Aggregate Testing

Concrete Sampling and Cube Testing

Contamination Testing (MCERTS)


In-Situ Testing Services we can provide:

CBR (BS1377 and TRRL Dynamic Cone Penetrometer methods)

Plate Bearing Test (BS1377)

Pressuremeter Testing

Density Testing (Sand Replacement, Nuclear Density)

Concrete and Asphalt Coring

Soakaway Testing (BRE365)

Percolation Testing (EA, BS6297)


Monitoring Services we can provide:

Land Gas Monitoring and Sampling

Groundwater Monitoring (Inland and Tidal)

Groundwater Sampling (High and Low Flow)


Vibrating Wire Piezometers

Extensometers / Settlement Monitors


Quantum Geotech also offer other services that are related to Lab & In Situ Testing;

  • Geotechnical testing
  • Soil testing
  • Aggregate testing
  • Rock testing
  • Concrete testing
  • Cube testing
  • CBR
  • CBR Plate
  • Plate Load
  • Window Sampling
  • Dynamic Probing
  • California Bearing Ratio
  • Plate Bearing Test
  • In-Situ Soil Testing
  • In-Situ Rock Testing