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Rock Tests

Item UKAS Description £ Unit
12.00 UKAS Determination of Point Load Value Axial or Diametrical including WC
ISRM Suggested Method for Point Load Strength 
6.30
per test 
12.10   Determination of the Cerchar abrasivity value per set of four values.
The Cerchar Abrasiveness Index Document October 1986 
77.18
per set 
12.13   Determination of the indirect tensile strength by the Brazil test.
ISRM Suggested Method For Determining indirect tensile strength by the brazil test 
38.85
per test 
12.05   Determination of the porosity and density using saturation and buoyancy techniques.
ISRM Suggested Method For Determining Porosity/Density using saturation and bouyancy techniques 
25.20
per test 
12.04   Determination of the porosity and density using saturation and caliper techniques.
ISRM Suggested Method For Determining Porosity/Density using saturation and caliper techniques 
22.05
per test 
12.09   Determination of the Shore Schleroscope hardness - per 20 No. determinations.
 
77.18
per set 
12.08   Determination of the slake durability index, two cycles.
ISRM Suggested Method For Determining Slake Durability 
47.25
per test 
12.02   Determination of water content of a Rock Specimen.
ISRM Suggested Method For Determining Water Content 
3.99
per test 
12.11   Extra over item 12.1 for sample preparation.
 
4.20
per specimen 
12.16   Extra over items for re-coring of sample for rock testing.
 
27.56
per test 
12.01 UKAS Point load strength index test 10 Determinations. Including 1 water content
ISRM Suggested Method for Point Load Strength 
42.00
per set 
12.06   Uniaxial Compressive Strength of Rock inc sample prep 54-165mm diameter cores
ISRM Suggested Method for determining uniaxial compressive strength 
54.60
per test 
12.06a   Uniaxial Compressive Strength of Rock Materials with sample preparation for 170-250mm Diameter Cores.
ISRM Suggested Method for determining uniaxial compressive strength 
60.90
per test