ISO 9001 certification for CoMSIRU’s laboratories
CoMSIRU’s laboratory for structural integrity and concrete materials has been certified against ISO 9001:2015. This international standard is based on a number of quality management principles and ensures consistent, high-quality outputs.
The laboratory is a key component of the concrete research at the University of Cape Town’s Department of Civil Engineering. It is used by students and staff to perform experimental investigations for both academic research and industry consulting projects. The laboratory has facilities for concrete mix design, concrete manufacture, testing and assessment of concrete materials, as well as testing and monitoring of structural health and structural integrity.