Entries by Callum

UKAS accreditation for slip resistance testing

Surface Performance Ltd are delighted to now be accredited by UKAS under ISO 17025 for slip resistance testing. We are accredited to perform BS 7976 testing and UK Slip Resistance Guideline testing both on site and in the laboratory. Through using a UKAS accredited slip testing company you can be assured of competence, validity of […]

Train Station Slip Resistance Testing

Train station platforms are regularly inspected by an independent slip testing company such as Surface Performance Ltd. Platforms are tested using slip resistance pendulum equipment in order to determine that they achieve a PTV (pendulum test value) of 36 or above. The slip test value must achieve a result of 36 or above in both […]

Slip Resistance Testing of Walkways and Bridges

Pendulum slip resistance testing is carried out to the surfacing installed on pedestrian walkways. Testing is carried out in accordance with HSE guidelines for slip resistance and is performed in both dry and wet conditions. Surface Performance recently carried out pendulum slip testing to a footbridge in London, however we also offer slip resistance testing […]

Pendulum Slip Testing in Hotels and Kitchens

Slip resistance testing is carried out in hotels and kitchens in order to ensure the safety of end users. Slip testing in commercial kitchens is particularly important as these are confined spaces and the flooring is prone to contamination which will increase the risk of slips and accidents. Slip testing in kitchens is carried out […]

Slip Testing of Access Ramps and Disabled Ramps

Surface Performance Ltd are experts in the slip analysis and pendulum slip testing of disable ramps and building access ramps. Our slip testing laboratory in London are able to test and certify your products prior to them being installed on site. Our research and development team are able to advise you on slip resistance guidelines […]