Testing facilities

UNITED INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY

DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING

     Commercial Testing Facilities

 

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Name of the Test

Test Rate**

(Tk.)

Aggregates

 

1.

Sieve analysis (CA) / Gradation /FM (CA)

1,500

2.

Sieve analysis (FA) / FM

1,200

3.

L.A. Abrasion of CA

2,700

4.

Unit weight of aggregate (CA)

1,200

5.

Unit weight of aggregate (FA)

1,000

6.

Absorption and Specific Gravity / Density (CA/FA)

1,500

7.

% finer than # 200 sieve / Fine content/Silt content

2,200

8.

L.A. Abrasion of Ballast

2,700

9.

Sieve analysis / Gradation / FM (CA) (Ballast)

4,000

10.

Sieve analysis / Gradation / FM (CA) (Ballast)/Specified Sieve size

5,000

11.

Aggregate Crushing Value (ACV) / Compressive Strength

2,200

12.

Aggregate Impact Value (AIV)

2,000

13.

Ten Percent Fine Value (TFV)

5,000

 

Sl. No.

Name of the Test

Test Rate**

(Tk.)

Bricks

 

(Bricks needed for ASTM = 5 Nos., BS = 10 Nos.)

1.

Absorption

1,700

2.

Crushing strength

   2,000*

3.

Efflorescence (needed 10 additional bricks)

3,400

4.

Size & shape

1,200

5.

Unit Weight

1,700

Hollow Bricks (Set of 3 Nos.)

 

6.

Comp. strength of Hollow bricks, Paving / Concrete blocks etc.

2,700

7.

Absorption

2,000

8.

Efflorescence (Set of 15 bricks needed)

2,500

    

                   Note: *Sample Preparation Charge Tk. 1000 per set

 

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Name of the Test

Test Rate**

(Tk.)

Cement

 

ASTM / AASHTO Standard

1.

Compressive strength

6000*

2.

Tensile Strength

5000

3.

Setting time (only)

1700

4.

Normal Consistency (only)

1200

   Note: *Sample Preparation Charge Tk. 3000 per set

 

Sl. No.

Name of the Test

Test Rate**

(Tk.)

Cement Concrete

 

1.

Concrete cylinders (100x200mm)

1200

2.

Concrete cube (150x150mm)

1700

3.

Concrete cylinder (casting and testing)

5500

 

 

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Name of the Test

Test Rate**

(Tk.)

Rod/Steel (Set of 3 Nos.)

 

1.

Tension test including wt. & elongation (up to 25mm)

2000

2.

Tension test including wt. & elongation (above 25mm & up to 32mm)

2,200

3.

Tension test including wt. & elongation (above 32 mm & up to 50 mm)

4,000

4.

Tension test including wt. & elongation (above 50 mm)

5,000

5.

Direct Shear Test for Rod

1000

6.

Impact test

2000*

7.

Spring test (for a set of 1 No.)

1700

8.

Hardness test (Rockwell)

2000*

                       Note: *Sample Preparation Charge Tk. 1000 per set

 

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Name of the Test

Test Rate**

(Tk.)

Timber

 

1.

Timber Compression Test, for 1 sample

1600*

2.

Timber Bending Test, for 1 sample

10000*

                      Note: *Sample Preparation Charge Tk. 1000 per set

 

 

Sl. No.

Name of the Test

Test Rate**

(Tk.)

Soil Tests

 

1.

Specific gravity

1000

2.

Unit weight

900

3.

Void ratio (Sp. Gr. & Unit Weight.)

1,500

4.

Moisture content

1000

5.

Shrinkage limit

1000

6.

Liquid limit and Plastic limit

2,200

7.

Grain size analysis by wash sieving/ % finer than # 200 sieve

2,000

8.

Hydrometer and wash sieving (including specific gravity)

3,200

9.

Field density Test

4000

10.

Degree of compaction test (moisture content, field density test, standard proctor test)

9000

11.

Maximum and Minimum density of cohesionless soil

4,200

12.

Standard Proctor Compaction test

4,000

13.

One dimensional consolidation Cc,Cs,Cv (Only e – log p Tk. 17,000)

12,000

14.

One dimensional consolidation (Cc, Cs, Cv) and Permeability (e – log k)

15,000

15.

Unconfined compression test (including Sp. Gr.)

2,700

16.

Direct Shear Test (Internal friction angle and cohesion)

5000

 

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Name of the Test

Test Rate**

(Tk.)

Bitumen

 

1.

Specific gravity

1,500

2.

Penetration / Grading

1,500

3.

Flash & Fire Points

3,000

4.

Ductility

2,500

5.

Softening Point (R&B)

1,500

 

Notes:

**VAT (15%) is to be added with the prices.

Field visit inside Dhaka Tk 10,000/- (Transportation is to be arranged by the client)

Field visit outside Dhaka Tk 15,000/- (Transportation is to be arranged by the client)