Thermal insulation products, thermal-technical tests

The accredited laboratories of the Technical and Test Institute for Construction Prague (TZÚS Praha, s.p.) offer testing in the field of thermal insulation products; the list of accredited test procedures can be found in the table below. The Technical and Test Institute for Construction Prague also offers non-accredited test procedures in this field. If you are interested in services in this area, please contact the branch in your selected region or use the inquiry form at the bottom of the page. Laboratory services are complemented with the services provided by the certification body for products.

Regional branches operating in the field:
(click to contact your regional branch or use the contact form at the bottom of the page)

The Prague Branch
The České Budějovice Branch
The Předměřice nad Labem Branch
The Brno Branch
The Ostrava Branch
 

ČSN 64 5421 Testing of cellular materials. Determination of water absorption of cellular plastics
ČSN 72 7012-1 Determination of steady state thermal conductivity of materials. Hot plate methods. General principles
ČSN 72 7012-2 Determination of Steady State Thermal Conductivity of Materials. Hot Plate Methods. Guarded Hot Plate Method
ČSN 72 7012-3 Determination of Steady State Thermal Conductivity of Materials. Hot Plate Methods. Heat Flow Meter Method
ČSN 72 7014 Determination of Steady State Thermal Conductivity of Materials. Evaluating of Tests
ČSN 72 7302 Thermal insulation materials from inorganic fibres. Methods of testing
ČSN 72 7306 Determination of thermal conductivity of building materials and products
ČSN 73 2578 Test for water-tightness of surface finish of building structures
ČSN 73 2579 Test for frost resistance of surface finish of building structures
ČSN EN  12085 Thermal insulating products for building applications - Determination of linear dimensions of test specimens
ČSN EN  12086 Thermal insulating products for building applications - Determination of water vapour transmission properties
ČSN EN  12087 Thermal insulating products for building applications - Determination of long term water absorption by immersion
ČSN EN  12087+A1 Thermal insulating products for building applications - Determination of long term water absorption by immersion
ČSN EN  12088 Thermal insulating products for building applications - Determination of long term water absorption by diffusion
ČSN EN  12089 Thermal insulating products for building applications - Determination of bending behaviour
ČSN EN  12090 Thermal insulating products for building applications - Determination of shear behaviour
ČSN EN  12430 Thermal insulating products for building applications - Determination of behaviour under point load
ČSN EN  13829 Thermal performance of building - Determination of air permeability of buildings - Fan pressurization method (ISO 9972:1996, modified)
ČSN EN  15632-4 , art. 6.2 District heating pipes - Pre-insulated flexible pipe systems - Part 4: Bonded system with metal service pipes; requirements and test methods
ČSN EN  1602 Thermal insulating products for building applications - Determination of the apparent density
ČSN EN  1603 Thermal insulating products for building applications - Determination of dimensional stability under constant normal laboratory conditions (23 °C/ 50 % relative humidity)
ČSN EN  1603 Thermal insulating products for building applications - Determination of dimensional stability under constant normal laboratory conditions (23 °C/ 50 % relative humidity)
ČSN EN  1604 Thermal insulating products for building applications - Determination of dimensional stability under specified temperature and humidity conditions
ČSN EN  1605 Thermal insulating products for building applications - Determination of deformation under specified compressive load and temperature conditions
ČSN EN  1606 Thermal insulating products for building applications - Determination of compressive creep
ČSN EN  1607 Thermal insulating products for building applications - Determination of tensile strength perpendicular to faces
ČSN EN  1608 Thermal insulating products for building applications - Determination of tensile strength parallel to faces
ČSN EN  1609 Thermal insulating products for building applications - Determination of short term water absorption by partial immersion
ČSN EN  1946-2 Thermal performance of building products and components - Specific criteria for the assessment of laboratory measuring heat transfer properties - Part 2: Measurements by guarded hot plate method
ČSN EN  253, art. 5.2.2 District heating pipes - Preinsulated bonded pipe systems for directly buried hot water networks - Pipe assembly of steel service pipe, polyurethane thermal insulation and outer casing of polyethylene
ČSN EN  822 Thermal insulating products for building applications - Determination of length and width
ČSN EN  823 Thermal insulating products for building applications - Determination of thickness
ČSN EN  824 Thermal insulating products for building applications - Determination of squareness
ČSN EN  825 Thermal insulating products for building applications - Determination of flatness
ČSN EN  826 Thermal insulating products for building applications - Determination of compression behaviour
ČSN EN  ISO 12570 Hygrothermal performance of building materials and products - Determination of moisture content by drying at elevated temperature
ČSN EN 12430 Thermal insulating products for building applications - Determination of behaviour under point load
ČSN EN 12431 Thermal insulating products for building applications - Determination of thickness for floating floor insulating products
ČSN EN 12664 Thermal performance of building materials and products - Determination of thermal resistance by means of guarded hot plate and heat flow meter methods - Dry and moist products of medium and low thermal resistance
ČSN EN 12667 Thermal performance of building materials and products - Determination of thermal resistance by means of guarded hot plate and heat flow meter methods - Products of high and medium thermal resistance
ČSN EN 12939 Thermal performance of building materials and products - Determination of thermal resistance by means of guarded hot plate and heat flow meter methods - Thick products of high and medium thermal resistance
ČSN EN 13162, art. 5.3 Thermal insulation products for buildings - Factory made mineral wool (MW) products - Specification
ČSN EN 13163, art. 5.3 Thermal insulation products for buildings - Factory made expanded polystyrene (EPS) productsc - Specification
ČSN EN 13164, art. 5.3 Thermal insulation products for buildings - Factory made extruded polystyrene foam (XPS) products - Specification
ČSN EN 13165, art. 5.3 Thermal insulation products for buildings - Factory made rigid polyurethane foam (PU) products - Specification
ČSN EN 13166, art. 5.3 Thermal insulation products for buildings - Factory made phenolic foam (PF) products - Specification
ČSN EN 13167, art. 5.3 Thermal insulation products for buildings - Factory made cellular glass (CG) products - Specification
ČSN EN 13168, art. 5.3 Thermal insulation products for buildings - Factory made wood wool (WW) products - Specification
ČSN EN 13169, art. 5.3 Thermal insulation products for buildings - Factory made expanded perlite board (EPB) products - Specification
ČSN EN 13170, art. 5.3 Thermal insulation products for buildings - Factory made products of expanded cork (ICB) - Specification
ČSN EN 13171, art. 5.3 Thermal insulation products for buildings - Factory made wood fibre (WF) products - Specification
ČSN EN 13467 Thermal insulating products for building equipment and industrial installations - Determination of dimensions, squareness and linearity of preformed pipe insulation
ČSN EN 13470 Thermal insulation products for building equipment and industrial installations - Determination of the apparent density of preformed pipe insulation
ČSN EN 13496 Thermal insulation products for building applications - Determination of the mechanical properties of glass fibre meshes
ČSN EN 13950 Gypsum plasterboard thermal/acoustic insulation composite panels - Definitions, requirements and test methods
ČSN EN 13950 Gypsum plasterboard thermal/acoustic insulation composite panels - Definitions, requirements and test methods
ČSN EN 13950 Gypsum plasterboard thermal/acoustic insulation composite panels - Definitions, requirements and test methods
ČSN EN 14303, art. 5.3 Thermal insulation products for building equipment and industrial installations - Factory made mineral wool (MW) products - Specification
ČSN EN 1934 Thermal performance of building - Determination of thermal resistance by hot box method using heat flow meter - Masonry
ČSN EN ISO 1923 Cellular plastics and rubbers - Determination of linear dimensions
ČSN EN ISO 845 Cellular plastics and rubbers - Determination of apparent density
ČSN EN ISO 8990 Thermal insulation - Determination of steady state thermal transmission properties - Calibrated and guarded hot box
ČSN EN ISO 8990 Thermal insulation - Determination of steady state thermal transmission properties - Calibrated and guarded hot box
ETAG 004 External Thermal Insulation Composite Systems (ETICS)" with rendering intended for use as external thermal insulation to the walls of buildings
ETAG 004, č. 5.1.4.1 ETICS - Bond strength
ETAG 004, art. 5.1.3.1 ETICS - Water absorption (capillarity test)
ETAG 004, art. 5.1.3.2.1 ETICS - Hygrothermal behaviour
ETAG 004, art. 5.1.3.2.1 ETICS - Hygrothermal behaviour
ETAG 004, art. 5.1.3.2.2 ETICS - Freeze-thaw behaviour
ETAG 004, art. 5.1.3.2.2 ETICS -
ETAG 004, art. 5.1.3.3.1 ETICS - Resistance to hard body impact 
ETAG 004, art. 5.1.3.3.2 ETICS - Resistance to perforation
(Perfotest) 
ETAG 004, art. 5.1.3.4 ETICS - Water vapour permeability (resistance to wa
ter vapour diffusion) 
ETAG 004, art. 5.1.4.1 ETICS - Bond strength 
ETAG 004, art. 5.1.4.1.1 ETICS - Bond strength between base coat and insulation product 
ETAG 004, art. 5.1.4.1.2 ETICS - Bond strength test between adhesive and substrate 
ETAG 004, art. 5.1.4.1.3 ETICS -Bond strength test between adhesive (mortar or paste) and insulation product
ETAG 004, art. 5.1.4.3.1 ETICS -Pull-through tests of fixings
ETAG 004, art. 5.1.4.3.2 ETICS -Static foam block test
ETAG 004, art. 5.1.7.1 ETICS -Bond strength after ageing
ETAG 004, art. 5.1.7.1.2 ETICS -Bond strength after ageing -Finishing coat not tested on the rig
ETAG 004, art. 5.2.4.1.2 ETICS -Tensile test perpendicular to the faces-In wet conditions
ETAG 004, art. 5.5.4.1 ETICS - Render Strip Tensile Test
ETAG 004, art. 5.6.7.1 ETICS -Glass fibre mesh - Tensile strength and elongation* of the reinforcing fabric
ETAG 004, art. C.1.1.1 ETICS - The identification of the ETICS components -Density
ETAG 004, art. C.1.1.2 ETICS - The identification of the ETICS components - Dry extract
ETAG 004, art. C.1.1.3 ETICS - The identification of the ETICS components - Ash content
ETAG 004, art. C.1.2.1 ETICS - The identification of the ETICS components - Water retention capability
ETAG 004, art. C.1.2.2 ETICS - The identification of the ETICS components -Density of fresh mortar
ETAG 004, art. C.1.3.1.2 ETICS - The identification of the ETICS components -Shrinkage test
ETAG 004, art. C.1.3.2 ETICS - The identification of the ETICS components -Products with a thickness up to 5 mm: static modulus of elasticity, tensile strength and elongation at break
ETAG 004, art. C.3.1 ETICS - The identification of the ETICS components -Reinforcement -Mass per unit area
ETAG 004, art. C.3.2 ETICS - The identification of the ETICS components -Reinforcements -Ash content
ETAG 004, art. C.3.3 ETICS - The identification of the ETICS components -Reinforcement - Mesh size and number of filaments
ETAG 004, art. C.3.4 ETICS -The identification of the ETICS components -Reinforcement- Elongation
ETAG 004, art. C.6.1 ETICS - The identification of the ETICS components -Reinforcement -Mass per unit area
ETAG 004, annex C.1.1 ETICS - The identification of the ETICS components - Density
ETAG 004, annex C.1.2 ETICS -  The identification of the ETICS components - Dry extract
ETAG 004, annex C.1.3 ETICS -  The identification of the ETICS components - Ash content
ETAG 004, annex C.3.2 ETICS - The identification of the ETICS components - Density of fresh mortar
ISO 7892 ETICS - Impact resistance tests
ISO 8302 Determination of steady-state thermal resistance and related properties
ÖNORM B 6122, art. 4.4 ETICS - reinforcement mesh - determination of thickness and density

 

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