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Bangladesh Army University of Science and Technology (BAUST), Saidpur

Department of Civil Engineering (CE)

Engineering Materials Lab (Concrete Lab)


Performed Tests:

1.Determination of Normal Consistency of Cement with Vicat’s Apparatus
2. Determination of Initial Setting Time of Cement with Vicat’s Apparatus
3. Test for Direct Compressive Strength of Cement Mortar
4. Sieve Analysis of Fine and Coarse Aggregate
5. Specific Gravity (Relative Density) and Absorption Capacity of Fine Aggregate
6. Specific Gravity and Absorption Capacity of Coarse Aggregate
7. Unit Weight and Voids in Aggregate
8. Resistance to Degradation of Small Size Coarse Aggregate by Abrasion and Impact of the Los Angeles Machine
9. Determination of Slump, Air Content of Concrete and Compressive Strength of Cylindrical Concrete Specimens
10. Determination of Splitting Tensile Strength of Cylindrical Concrete Specimens
11. Sampling and Testing of Brick for Efflorescence, Compressive Strength and Absorption

Lab in-charge

Md. Izharul Haque Azad
Assistant Professor
Department of Civil Engineering, BAUST

 Lab Technician

Md. Ahedul Islam