Testing

• Determining the air permeability and water-tightness (in-situ and in BDA laboratory) according to various standards;
• Determining the water-tightness with a hose test according to AAMA 501.2;
• Testing the air permeability based on the Buildings Decree with a Blower door test;
• Leak detection using pressure difference and smoke;
• Measuring of pointing hardness in brickwork;
• Measuring of water absorption of brickwork using a Karsten tube;
• Measuring the adhesive strength of masonry mortar on bricks;
• Detection of air losses, insulation defects and thermal bridges using infrared thermography (thermographic testing);
• Layer thickness measurements on paint systems, coatings and zinc layers;
• Glass thickness measurements, coatings and layering of glass panels and insulating glass;
• Measuring the reinforcement of concrete cover;
• Measuring the carbonation depth of concrete;
• Tensile testing of fastening materials, cavity ties and renovation anchors.