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LABORATORY OF MARITIME GEOTECHNICS
LABORATORY OF THE MARITIME ELECTRONICS DIVISION
LABORATORY OF THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION

LABORATORY OF MARITIME GEOTECHNICS

The Geotechnical Laboratory of the Department of Maritime Geotechnics is a modern research laboratory adapted to perform top quality laboratory analyses in the field of geotechnics. The main goal of the laboratory is to provide substantive support to offshore research programs and cooperate with the industry, mainly for the needs of seabed research – including the offshore wind energy sector.
Modern equipment, qualified research staff, cooperation with experts in the field of geotechnics and many years of experience guarantee that the services provided by the Geotechnical Laboratory are of high quality.  

The scope of the laboratory's activities 

The scope of activities of LG ZGM includes testing of physical and mechanical properties of soils. Detailed scope of performed tests, broken down into accredited tests (for which all the requirements of PN-EN ISO / IEC 17025: 2018-02 are met) and non-accredited tests (for which all the requirements of PN-EN ISO / IEC 17025: 2018 are not met) -02) is shown in the list of test methods.

LIST OF METHODS 
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Laboratory accreditation 

The Geotechnical Laboratory of the Marine Geotechnical Department is accredited by the Polish Center for Accreditation, No. AB 1770. The accreditation confirms that the Laboratory meets the requirements of the PN-EN ISO / IEC 17025: 2018-02 standard with regard to the test methods included in the scope of accreditation.

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CERTIFICATE 
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The laboratory is equipped with, among others: 

  • three-station triaxial survey system with Bender elements and on-sample transducers; 
  • two direct shear test machines; 
  • 17 mechanical endometers with an automatic data-recording system;
    4 cone penetrometers;
    4 sieve analysis sets and 6 sets for aerometric analysis;
    laboratory shear machine.   

CONTACT PERSON 
Krzysztof Załęski 

phone: 58 340 83 34 
Krzysztof.Zaleski@im.umg.edu.pl 
lg@im.umg.edu.pl

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