Site Laboratories

Over the last twenty-five years, ACS Testing Ltd have supplied custom fitted Site Laboratories with Technicians to many construction sites and projects worldwide. Each of our Site Laboratories is based on a generic design which can then be tailored to the individual project requirements of the client.  Site Laboratories can be quickly UKAS accredited with calibrated equipment and fully trained site technicians.


ACS Testing have provided site laboratories for projects worldwide, the projects have included Road Contracts, Military Projects, Mining Projects and Flood Alleviation Schemes. Tests carried out in the Site Laboratories are UKAS Accredited and include testing of all the following material; Aggregates, Bituminous, Concrete, Soils and Waters.

One of the huge benefits of our Site Laboratories is that it allows material testing to be carried out rapidly, without transport time results then become available much more quickly which can enable fast decisions to be made regarding material compliance and use on site.

Please see below for some of our Site Laboratory projects;

  • Pinhoe Quarry Reconfiguration
  • Blundson Bypass
  • Newport Southern Distribution Road
  • A30 Bodmin to Indian Queens
  • Falkland Islands – Mount Pleasant
  • MOD Larkhill – Cut & Fill
  • Hemerdon Tungsten Mine
  • Ascension Island – Catherine Point
  • Venn Quarry – Barnstable
  • Hatch Farm – West End

What we supply on an On-Site testing laboratory;

  • Lab services
  • On-site testing
  • Fully equipped Laboratory
  • UKAS Accredited trained technicians

Benefits of On-Site Testing laboratories;

  • Dedicated resources
  • Customer and client interaction on site
  • Rapid response to site conditions and testing of materials
  • Complete on-site reporting and certification of results

If you believe your company has a project that could benefit from one of our custom built Site Laboratories, please feel free to contact us, we would be happy to discuss your requirements.

Please see below for a list of the services provided by ACS;

  • On-Site Testing Services

    ACS Testing offer a comprehensive range of professional On-Site Testing, all carried out by our fully trained Site Technicians

  • Aggregates & Soils Testing

    From our main Laboratory in Poole, Dorset, ACS Group of Companies provide quality testing and material consultancy for the construction and civil engineering industry.

  • Bituminous Testing

    Bituminous road surfacing materials are produced by mixing mineral aggregate with a bitumen binder in predetermined quantities and within defined temperature ranges.

  • Concrete Testing

    Concrete was the first service to be offered by ACS Testing back in 1987, since then we have increased our scope to cover a wide range of UKAS Accredited testing on fresh and hardened concrete, both on site and in our laboratories.

  • Mortar & Screed Testing

    Mortar has played a major role in construction since ancient times with the oldest example having been found in Israel and thought to date back 10,000 years.

  • Contamination & WAC Testing

    At ACS Environmental Testing we offer an efficient and reliable analysis service using various test leaching procedures specified by the Environment Agency.

  • Chemical Testing

    ACS Environmental Ltd was established in 2007 to complement the physical materials testing service provided by ACS Testing Ltd to offer a range of analytical services to clients in order to meet their overall needs.

  • Leachate & Water Analysis

    Our purpose built analytical laboratory enables ACS Environmental Testing Ltd to provide, in conjunction with our other group companies, a comprehensive sampling, monitoring and analysis service on a wide range of leachate and water samples.

  • Natural Stone Testing

    Our newly refurbished Stone Testing Laboratory has given us the opportunity to expand our testing scope as well as increase production and better improve on our turnaround of samples.

  • Site Laboratory Service

    Over the last twenty-five years, ACS Testing Ltd have supplied custom fitted Site Laboratories with Technicians to many construction sites and projects worldwide.

ACS Group of Companies offer a professional weekly collection service covering the South of England and Wales. See below for our coverage range;

ACS Testing Coverage Map

Contact One of the Team

If you require a collection that is outside of our usual range, please feel free to call us on 01202 622858 or contact us and we will do our best to accommodate your requirements.