R-TECH Materials has worked extensively for the construction industry, mainly related to steel products for application in structural concrete. Work on these products ranges includes:
- Standard testing
- Development of novel testing
- Product development
- Consultancy advice on product certification
- Supplier assessments
- Failure analysis
- Expert witness
We have worked on quality issues on some of the most high profile projects including Heathrow Terminal 5, Dubai Metro and Crossrail. We have been involved in independent testing of materials for a number of nuclear construction contracts, and we are used to the degree of traceability and information integrity which these contracts require.
Within the UK, we are recognised as leaders in the testing of reinforcing steels, prestressing steels and related products. We have a particular expertise in the welding of reinforcing steels, and have a qualified IIW/EWF Welding Technologist.