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PROFICIENCY TESTING № PTS 24/03-T-1 Testing of construction soil

[ИЗПИТВАНЕ ЗА ПРИГОДНОСТ № PTS 24/03-Т-1 Изпитване на строителна почва]

EPTIS factsheet 1158086 | Last revision 2024-03-22 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts1158086 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts1158086

PT provider
PT provider PT Provider PTS Bulgaria at PTS Bulgaria Ltd PT Provider PTS Bulgaria at PTS Bulgaria Ltd
Based in Bulgaria
Language(s) English
Remarks You may have a look at our Certificate of Accreditation and Scope of accreditation on our official website https://ptsbg.eu/en/services/pt-provider/. The product and the parameters are under the scope of accreditation of PT Provider PTS Bulgaria at PTS Bulgaria Ltd. The test(s) will be carried out according to the last valid version of the indicated standard(s)! When the samples are sent to the particiants according to the deadline mentioned in the PT plan (PTS-F 4.4-1), the participants will get tracking numer of the sent sample and also “Instruction for conduct of proficiency testing” /PTS-F 4.4-5/, Protocol for sample receipt” /PTS-F 4.4-6/, “Declaration for confidentiality” /PTS-F 4.10-1/ and “Test results sheet” /PTS-F 4.4-7/. They will be sent to their mails. The participation fee includes: taking and reducing of the samples, preparing of the test subjects, homogeneity and stability tests, packing, distribution/shipping, statistical analysis, preparing and receiving of a report in Bulgarian and English languages (PTS-F 4.8-1) and a certificate of participation (PTS-F 4.9-1) in interlaboratory comparison and proficiency testing. The report will be sent via email and the certificate of participation will be automatically generated by our software and sent to your email (indicated in the application for participation). The authenticity of the certificates of participation may be checked in the "Register" section on https://ptsbg.eu/en/register/ by its number or QR code. After the final report is issued, in case you need help for the interpretation and analysis of the laboratory's performance, you may count on us for free. For us it is not only about the participation in a PT scheme but really getting the most out of it in connection with the assurance of the external control and detecting of the weak spots of the CAB.
Product groups Building and construction
Testing fields Materials evaluation
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Construction soil Maximum dry density (two determinations) EN 13286-2, item 7.4 (rammer B, Proctor mould A)
Optimum water content (two determinations) EN 13286-2, item 7.4 (rammer B, Proctor mould A)
Particle density (three determinations) EN ISO 17892-3, item 5.1 (Fluid pycnometer method)
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants The proficiency testing may be attended by laboratories from the construction sector, regardless of whether they are accredited or not, or in a process of accreditation.
Linked to specific legislation / standards The relevant standard method is indicated above and on our website.
Additional, subsidiary aims Verification of testing methods, monitoring of personnel, verification of metrological traceability of the test equipment, external control of the validity of test results and etc.
Number of participants No set limit for the number of participants.
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party

Accredited by Accredited by Slovak National Accreditation Service (SNAS) on the basis of ISO/IEC 17043:2010

Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee The price for participation depends on which country the relevant participant is from, due to the difference in the expenses for the delivery of the test sample. For more information please contact us via e-mail or phone!
Regularly operated Yes (Every 2 years)
Year of first operation 2020
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
PT Provider PTS Bulgaria at PTS Bulgaria Ltd
36 Despot Slav St

Phone: +359897503980
Web: https://ptsbg.eu/en/services/pt-provider/ https://ptsbg.eu/en/services/pt-provider/
eng. Valentin Belovski
Phone: +359897503980
Email: ptsolutionsbg@gmail.com ptsolutionsbg@gmail.com
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in Bulgaria, Mr Johannes van de Kreeke. Mr Johannes van de Kreeke.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.23-SNAPSHOT.20230502124635-7925ae379a631fc1ececff45d2921c8db38877d5