Terra Tek increase UKAS and Mcerts scope – total S in soil by ICP-OES

Terra Tek Limited‘s Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory in Birmingham has been granted Mcerts and UKAS ISO17025 accreditation for Total sulphur in soils by ICP-OES.

For further information on our chemistry testing services please contact:

Andrew Timms (Business Development Director) E: AndrewTimms@terratek.co.uk 

Stephen Langman (Laboratory Coordinator) E: SteveLangman@terratek.co.uk

Terra Tek Christmas and New Year opening times

‘Seasons greetings and a prosperous New Year in 2019 from all at Terra Tek’

Terra Tek opening times during the festive season are as follows:

Airdrie Laboratory – Office closed from 1.00pm on Friday 21st December 2018 until 9.00am Monday 7th January 2019.

Birmingham and Aston Clinton Laboratories – Office closed from 12.30pm on Monday 24th December 2018 until 9.00am Tuesday 2nd January 2019

Terra Tek increase PSD sedimentation capacity

Terra Tek Birmingham have increased their capacity for Sedimentation testing and can now offer up to 40 pipette sedimentation to BS1377: Part 2: 1990 in one batch. This was achieved by investing in new bespoke sedimentation equipment.

We are pleased to announce that this new high volume set-up is now fully operational, and ready to test your soil samples.

For more information please contact:

Andrew Timms (Business Development Director) E: AndrewTimms@terratek.co.uk or Paul Majorowicz (Geotechnical Laboratory Coordinator) E: PaulMajorowicz@terratek.co.uk

Terra Tek add ACV, slake durability and soundness to UKAS scope

To meet client demand Terra Tek Airdrie laboratory have gained UKAS accreditation for ACV, Slake Durability and Soundness of aggregates and/or rock to the following standards.


Aggregate Crushing Value (ACV) – BS 812: Part 110: 1990

Slake Durability Index – ISRM Method 1974:  2006

Magnesium Sulphate Soundness – BS EN 1367-2 : 2009

If you have a requirement for UKAS accredited aggregate or rock testing please contact one of our UK laboratories below:

Airdrie Tel: + (0) 1236 747949 – Birmingham Tel: + (0) 121 344 4838 – Aston Clinton Tel: +44 (0) 1494 810 136

Chesham laboratory move to Aston Clinton, Aylesbury HP22 5EZ

Terra Tek are pleased to announce that as of 25th June 2018 we have moved our Chesham Laboratory to larger premises in Aylesbury:

Terra Tek Ltd

The New Forge,College Road North,

Aston Clinton,


HP22 5EZ


Our telephone number (01494 810 136) and all other contact details remain the same.

We would like to thank clients for their custom over the past 15 years that Terra Tek have been in Chesham and please do not hesitate to drop in if you are in the area