TR Stabilisation

Specialist Soil Stabilisation Contractor operating throughout the UK

Soil Stabilisation Services throughout the UK

Soil Stabilisation Testing & Sampling

Today we carrying out Soil Stabilisation Sampling and Testing on site in Bury to determine the suitability of the material for treatment using Soil Stabilisation.  An independent UKAS accredited laboratory technician will be present on site to carry out DCP testing and collect samples of the material from trial pits over the site.  These samples will then be returned to the laboratory to undergo a full suite of testings including:

  • MCV and Moisture Content
  • Liquid Limit, Plastic Limit and Plasticity Index
  • Particle Size Distribution
  • TRL 447 Tests
  • Water soluble sulphate
  • Total sulphate
  • Total sulphur
  • Total Potential Sulphate
  • Oxidisable Sulphate
  • Organic Matter content
  • Material classification in accordance with MCHW Vol.1 series 600 (class 6 /7 and sub-classes)
  • Dry Density / Moisture Content Relationship
  • Construct and test unbound and hydraulically bound mixtures for the determination of California Bearing Ratio (CBR) ratio, immediate bearing index and linear swelling to EN 13286-47:2012.
  • Frost susceptibility – (Only If Material Treatment 30% CBR Non Frost Susceptible)

This testing will confirm the suitability of the material for treatment and also determine the binder additions required in order to achieve the required end CBR strength.

If you would like more information on Soil Stabilisation testing then please feel free to contact us on 01254 238700 or send us an email to

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