Mattest - Quality Testing for the Construction Industry

Accreditations

Mattest operates independently accredited laboratoratories which provide a construction materials testing quality service on projects throughout Ireland. Mattest currently has three permanent laboratories located in Dublin, Belfast and Cork which enables it to provide a nationwide service for its customers. Mattest also has dedicated site laboratories established on major road construction projects throughout Ireland.

Mattest (Ireland) Ltd. has current Irish National Accreditation Board (INAB) Accreditation for its Dublin and Cork Laboratories and Materials Testing Ltd. (Mattest) has UKAS Accreditation for its Belfast Laboratory.  All laboratories are third party accredited, which confirms independence and compliance to ISO/IEC 17025:2005 “General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories”.  As a result of this accreditation Mattest's customers are assured that every aspect of testing is being independently carried out in strict accordance with the relevant standards and that equipment is frequently calibrated and checked for accuracy.  Most importantly, the laboratories are being continually assessed and monitored by an independent third party.

With regard to ISO 9001 management systems, the following joint ISO-ILAC-IAF communiqué applies:

“A laboratory's fulfilment of the requirements of ISO/IEC 17025 means the laboratory meets both the technical competence requirements and management system requirements that are necessary for it to consistently deliver technically valid test results and calibrations. The management system requirements in ISO/IEC 17025 are written in language relevant to laboratory operations and operate generally in accordance with the principles of ISO 9001.”

 

Mattest (Ireland) Ltd.
Dublin

 Website

 Certificate [PDF]

Mattest (Ireland) Ltd.
Cork

 Website

 Certificate [PDF]

Materials Testing Ltd.
(Mattest) Belfast

UKAS National Accreditation Symbol. Accreditation number 0203

 

 Scope [PDF]

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