LABORATORY DESIGNATION

ID AREA OF OPERATION NAMES OF LABORATORY LOCATION DESIGNATION SCOPE ISSUE EXPIRE
1 TESTING OF BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS SAINT JOSEPH ENGINEERING COMPANY LTD (SJEC) Kigali/Nyarugenge Determination of Particle size analysis as per ASTM D 422
Determination of liquid and plastic limit in soil as per ASTM D 4318
Determibation of compaction characteristics as per ASTM D698-12
Determination of soil/sand moisture content as per ASTM D2216-10
Determination of Aggregate impact value as per ASTM D BS 812-110
Determination of Coefficient of Cohesion and Angle of Internal Friction as per ASTM D3080
Determination of Bulk Density (Unity Weight)ASTM D 7263
Aug-18 Aug-21
2 TESTING OF BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS UNIVERSIT LIBRE DE KIGALI Kigali/Gasabo Determination of Sand equivalent value of fine aggregateASTM D2419
Application of EN12930-3 , EN12930-4, BS testing protocol
Determination of Compressive strength of concrete1881, ASTM C 39
Determination of Los Angeles abrasion value of Coarse aggregate as per ASTM C 131, ASTM C 535, EN 1097-2 NF
Determination of water/ moisture content of soil aggregates as per ASTM D 2216
Determination of Slump height of fresh concrete as per BS 1881 & ASTM C 143
Aug-18 Aug-21
3 TESTING OF BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS CIMERWA LTD FACTORY West/Rusizi Determination of strength in cement as per EAS 148-1
Determination of loss on ignition in cement as per EAS 148-2
Determination of chloride content in cement as per EAS 148-2
Determinbation of insoluble residue in cement as per EAS 148-2
Determination of Chemical analysis : residues in cement as per EAS 148-2
Determination of setting time in cement as per EAS 148-3
Determination of soundness in cement as per EAS 148-3
Determination of consistency in cement as per EAS 148-3
Determination of fineness in cement as per EAS 148-6
Determination of Chemical composition by X-Rays spectroscopy in cement other materials
Aug-18 Aug-21
4 TESTING OF BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS INTEGRATED POLYTECHNIC REGIONAL CENTER- KIGALI KIGALI/Kicukiro Determination of Compressive strength in concrete as per EN 12390-3
Determination of Tensile splitting strength in concrete as per BS EN 12390-6
Determination of density (specific gravity ) in aggregates as per BS 812-2
Determination of water absorption in aggregates as per BS 812-2 : 1995
Determination of particle size (sieve analysis ) in aggregates as per BS 812-103.1
Flakiness index in aggregates as per BS 812-105.1
Determination of Elongation index in aggregates as per BS 812-105.2
Determination of Aggregates crushing value in aggregatesa as per BS 812-110
Determination of Ten percent fines value in concrete as per BS 812-111
Determination fine aggregate for resistance to abrasion in aggregates as per ASTM D7428-2015
Determination of resistance to fragmentation ( abrasion test) in aggregates as per BS EN 1097-2
Determination of Compaction-related tests as per BS 1377-4
Determination of Compaction-related tests( CBR) as per BS 1377-4
Classification tests (particle size ) as per BS 1377-2
Classification tests (Atterberg Limits) as per BS 1377-2
Performance of In-situ tests (density) as per BS 1377-9: 1990
Determination of soluble binder content as per BS EN 12697-1
Performance of Marshall test as per BS EN 12697-34
Aug-18 Aug-21
5 TESTING OF BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS MUHABURA INTEGRATED POLYTECHNIC COLLEGE (M.I.P.C) North/Musanze Performance of Soil Standard and modified proctor test BS1377 part 4
Performance of Soil Shear test as per BS1377 part 7
Determination of soil of particle size as per BS1377 part 2
Determination of bearing capacity of soil as per Mod.16-T0012/A
Aug-18 Aug-21
6 AREA OF OPERATION: TESTING OF BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS ADVENCED CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY RWANDA LTD Kigali/Gasabo Soil Water content (%) as per ASTM D2216, D4643, 4944
Soil Percentage of material passing 0.075mm as per ASTM D1140
Soil PL, LL, PI as per ASTM D4318-17
Soil Cohesion, Angle of internal friction as per ASTM D3080-11
Soil Cs, Cc, Pre-consolidation Pressure as per ASTM D2435-11
Soil Strength of the subgrades, sub-base as per ASTM D1883-16
Soil Cohesion, Angle of internal friction as per ASTM D4767-11, D2850-15, D7181
Soil Density and unit weight as per ASTM D1556-15
Soil Specific Gravity as per ASTM D850-14
Soil Compaction Characteristics as per ASTM D698-12, D1557-12
Aggregates Percentage of material (fine, coarse) as per ASTM C136-14
Aggregates Specific Gravity as per ASTM C127-15, C128-15
Concrete Air Content as per ASTM C231M-17a
Concrete Making and Curing as per ASTM C31M-19
Concrete Compressive Strength as per ASTM C39M-18
Concrete Temperature (oC) as per ASTM C1064M-05
Rock Compressive Strength + Elastic Modulus as per ASTM D7012-14
Jan-21 Jan-24
7 AREA OF OPERATION: TESTING OF BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS RWANDA TRANSPORT DEVELOPMENT AGENCY (NATIONAL LABORA Concrete Compressive Strength as per EN 12390-3:2019
Specific Gravity and Absorption of Fine Aggregate as per AASHTO T 85-14 (2018)
Specific Gravity and Absorption of Coarse Aggregate as per AASHTO T 85-14 (2018)
Aggregate Sieve analysis of Fine and Coarse Aggregates as per AASHTO T85-14 (2018)
Aggregates Flakiness Index as per BS EN 933-3:2012
Aggregate Elongation Index as per BS EN 933-3:2012
Aggregate Crushing Value as per BS 812-110:1990
Aggregate Los Angeles Abrasion Test as per ASTM C131-20
Aggregate Micro Deal Test as per AASHTO T 327-12 (2016)
Aggregate Plastic Fines in Graded Aggregates and Soil by Use of Sand Equipment Test as per AASHTO T 176-17 (2017)
Soil Moisture-Density Relations of Soils Using a 4.54kg Rammer and 457mm Drop as per AASHTO T 180-19 (2019)
Soil Moisture-Density Relations of Soils Using a 2.5kg Rammer and 305mm Drop as per AASHTO T 99-19 (2019)
Soil California Bearing Ratio as per AASHTO T 193-13 (2018)
Soil Particle Size Analysis as per AASHTO T 88-19 (2019)
Soil Liquid Limit of Soils as per AASHTO T 89-13 (2017)
Plastic Limit and Plasticity Index as per AASHTO T 90-16 (2016)
Soil Density of Soil in Place by Sand-Cone Method as per AASHTO T 191-14 (2018)
Soil One-Dimensional Consolidation Property of Soils as per AASHTO T 216-07 (2016)
Soil Direct Shear Test of Soils under Consolidated Drained Conditions as per AASHTO T 236-08 (2018)
Soil In Situ CBR by Dynamic Cone Penetrometer as per ASTM D6951 / D6951M -18
Soil Bearing Capacity by Light Wight Dynamic Cone Penetrometer as per NF P94-115 (1990)
Bitumen Unconfined Compressive Strength of Cohesive Soil as per AASHTO T 208-15 (2019)
Penetration of Bituminous Materials as per AASHTO T 49-15 (2019)
Softening Point of Bitumen as per AASHTO T 53-09 (2018)
Bitumen Saybolt Viscosity as per AASHTO T 72-10 (2019)
Bitumen Specific Gravity of Semi Solid Asphalt as per AASHTO T 228-09 (2018)
Quantitative Extraction of Asphalt Binder from HMA as per AASHTO T 164-14 (2018)
Theoretical Maximum Specific Gravity (Gmm) of Asphalt Mixture as per AASHTO T 209-19 (2019)
Bulk Specific Gravity (Gmb) of Compacted Asphalt as per AASHTO T 166-16 (2016)
Resistance to Plastic Flow of Asphalt Mixtures Using Marshall Apparatus as per AASHTO T 245-15 (2019)
Jan-21 Jan-24
8 TESTING OF MINERALS ALEX STEWARD INTERNATIONAL RWANDA LTD KIGALI/Kicukiro Determination of Tantalum (Ta) & Niobium (Nb) as per ASIL Protocol LS/XRFSOP/001
Determination of Tin (Sn) as per ASIL Protocol LS/XRF SOP/002
Determina tion of Tin (Sn) as per ASIL Protocol LS/WETCHEMSOP/002
Determination of Beryllium (Be) as per ASIL Protocol LS/AASSOP/004
Determination of Lithium (Li) as per ASIL Protocol LS/AASSOP/007
Determination of Manganese (Mn) as per ASIL Protocol LS/UV SOP/003
Determination of Iron (Fe) as per ASIL Protocol LS/UV SOP/002
Determination of Manganese (Mn) as per ASIL Protocol LS/UV SOP/003
Aug-18 Aug-21
9 TESTING OF ASSORTED FOOD PRODUCTS INES-RUHENGELI INSTITUTE OF APPLIED SCIENCES North /Musanze Determination of Nitrogen content in milk and milk products as per ISO 8968
Determination of heavy metals in water (Cobalt, Nickel, Zinc, Copper, Lead and cadmium) as per ISO 8288
Determination of Moisture content as per ISO 1666
Enumeration of total coliforms as per ISO 4832
Aug-18 Aug-21
10 TESTING OF SOIL, PLANTS, FERTILIZERS, WATER, COFEE AND TEA NATIONAL AGRICULTURE EXPORT DEVELOPMENT BOARD (NAEB) Kigali/Kicukiro Determination of moisture content as per AOAC
Determination of Nitrogen content as per AOAC 2003/2003: 2:2:3
Determination of pH as per IS 2720-26
Determination of Cations exchange Capacity in fertilizers as per IS 2720-24
Determination of Cations exchange Capacity as per EC2003/2003, 8.2 & 8.9
Water testing as per APHA/AWAWA/WEF 4500.Cl
Green and Roasted Coffee testing as per ISO 4072:1982, RS 33:2014, NR ISO 8455:2005, ISO 6669: 1995(E), ISO 11817:1994 (E)
Testing of green and black cofee as per RS 118:2011 and RS 31:2014
Aug-18 Aug-21
11 TESTING OF ESSENTIAL OILS HORIZON SOPYRWA LTD North/Musanze Determination of pyrethrins content in Pyrethrum as per RS 191:2013, Annex A Aug-18 Aug-21
12 TESTING OF WATER UNIVERSITY OF RWANDA (UR- LADAMET) South/Huye Determination of Testing of Water Conductivity as per ISO 7888
Determination of Testing of total dissolved solids as per ISO 7888
Determination of Testing of Water turbidity ISO 7027
Determination of evaporation residual as per ISO 7027
Determination of total ash content in water as per ISO 7027
Determination of Water Alkaline as per ISO 9963-1
Determination of E.coli as per ISO 9308-1
Determination of Total Viable Count in Water as per ISO 6222
Aug-18 Aug-21
13 TESTING OF CEREALS AND CEREALS PRODUCTS. AFRICA IMPROVED FOODS (RWANDA) LTD Kigali/Gasabo Determination of Vitamin A as per AIF/QCM/CHE008-1(AOAC)
Determination of Aflatoxins as per AIF/QCM/CHE002-1(GIPSA)
Determination Fat content as per AIF/QCM/CHE012-1(ISO 7302)
Determination of total ash as per AIF/QCM/CHE013-1(ISO 2171)
Determination of Crude fiber as per AIF/QCM/CHE013-1(ISO 5498)
Determination of peroxide value as per AIF/QCM/CHE016-(AOAC)
Determination of Moisture content as per AIF/QCM/CHE021-(ISO 712)
Aug-18 Aug-21
Last updated on 26/01/2021