Civil Engineering Laboratories

These laboratories offer a series of practical experiments designed to investigate the properties of a variety of materials used in civil engineering.

The main materials laboratory is broadly based to develop an understanding of the properties of materials, in terms of their structure, use in the construction industry and methods of performance testing.

Detailed information

Kit list

  • Please contact us for a full and up-to-date kit and specification list of all equipment.


9.00am to 12.30pm and 1.30pm to 4.30pm.

Where possible and with prior arrangement, staff will work flexibly during the working day to accommodate specific support requirements which do not fit into the specified timetable.


The Civil Engineering Laboratories can be found in 132B, 132A, 134 and 127 of the Harris Building

General enquiry