River Research Institute (RRI)

Testing Rate of RRI

Geo-technical Research Directorate

Testing Rate 

Sl.No.

Name of Test

Rate per Samples in Taka

A)

Soil Tests

 

1.

Specific Gravity (Gs.)

1575.00

2.

Natural Moisture Content

750.00

3.

Mechanical Analysis

a) Visual Inspection & Classification

    (i) Disturbed Sample

300.00

    (ii) Undisturbed Sample

500.00

b) Sieve Analysis

2025.00

c) Hydrometer Analysis (Excluding Gs.)

2025.00

d) Sieve & Hydrometer Analysis (Excluding Gs.)

3825.00

4.

Unit Weight

1500.00

5.

Loss-on-Ignition

2250.00

6.

Liquid Limit & Plastic Limit Combined

2475.00

7.

Shrinkage Limit

1275.00

8.

Consolidation Test
(not excluding 6 loads + 2 unloads)

18750.00

9.

Direct Shear Test (3-point)

9750.00

10.

Triaxial Shear Test (for 3-specimen)

 

a) Unconsolidated Undrained

16500.00

b) Consolidated Undrained (without P.P.)

31500.00

c) Consolidated Undrained (with P.P.)

35250.00

d) Consolidated Drained Test

35250.00

11.

Vane Shear Test

8500.00

12.

Unconfined Compression Test/Remolded UCT

6000.00

13.

a) Standard AASHO (4" diamould)

9000.00

b) Standard AASHO (6" diamould)

9000.00

c) Modified AASHO (4" diamould)

11250.00

d) Modified AASHO (6" diamould)

11250.00

e) Field Density per spot

4950.00+*

 

14.

a) Pepmeability Test for Non-Cohesive Soils

6375.00

b) Permeability Test for Cohesive Soils

16500.00

15.

Density Index (Id)

6000.00

16.

C.B.R. Test

16500.00

17.

Laboratory Boring Log (per sheet)

225.00

B)

CEMENT TEST

 

1.

Normal Consistency

1950.00

2.

Setting Time

2925.00

 

Compressive Strength(Making, Curing & Testing 

3.

a) As per ASTM Specification

6750.00

C)

SAND TEST

1.

 Fineness Modulus (F.M.) of Sand

1650.00

2.

 Salinity test of Sand

1725.00

3.

 Soundness of sand (Chemical)

11250.00

4.

 Unit Weight

1950.00

5.

 Specific Gravity

2925.00

6.

 Organic Impurities

1725.00

D)

 COARSE AGGREGATE

1.

 Machanical Analysis/ Gradation

2925.00

2.

 Soundness (Chemical)

11250.00

3.

 Los Angeles Abrasion Test

4050.00

4.

 Unit Weight

2175.00

5.

 Specific Gravity

2925.00

E)

BRICK TEST

 

1.

 Absorption (S.S.D. Basis)

1650.00

2.

 Unit Weight

2925.00

3.

 Compressive Strength as per ASTM Specification

3300.00

F)

CONCRETE TEST

 

1.

 Crushing Strength of 6"cube/6"x12" cylinder for one set of 3 nos.

2625.00

2.

 Design of Trial Mix (Materials for trial mix to be supplied by the client)

45750.00

3.

 In lab block/kerb per core cutting & testing

4800.00

4.

 In lab supplied core testing (per core)

1875.00

G)

STEEL  (for>60 grade rod-fees would be 25% higher)

1.

 Tension (Deformbar up to 25mm) for a set of 3 Nos

1725.00

2.

 Tension (Plain bar up to 25mm) for a set of 3 Nos

1725.00

3.

 Tension (Deform bar > 25mm) for a set of 3 Nos

2550.00

4.

 Tension (Plain bar >25mm) for a set of 3 Nos

2550.00

5.

 Bend test (up to 25mm) for a set of 3 Nos

825.00

6.

 Rebend test (up to 25mm) for a set of 3 Nos

1125.00

7.

 Bend test (above 25mm) for a set of 3 Nos

900.00

8.

 Rebend test (above 25mm) for a set of 3 Nos

1275.00

9.

 Stress-strain curves (Modulus of Elasticity) 3 nos

5925.00

10.

 Deformation Measurement for a set of 3 nos

2250.00

H)

SEDIMENT TESTS

 

1.

Sediment Concentration

675.00

2.

Specific Gravity

1575.00

3.

Mechanical Analysis by 

a.    Sieve

2025.00

b.    Hydrometer (Excluding Specific Gravity)

2025.00

c.    Sieve & Hydrometer Combined (Excluding Specific Gravity)

3825.00

I)

CHEMICL TEST

 

1.

pH

300.00

2.

EC- value

375.00

3.

Free Carbon-dioxide

225.00

4.

Carbonate

450.00

5.

Bi-Carbonate

450.00

6.

Sulphate (Nephelometric/EDTA)

450.00

7.

Chloride

600.00

8.

Nitrate

450.00

9.

Salinity

375.00

10.

Hardness

600.00

11.

Sodium Chloride

350.00

12.

Turbidity

300.00

13.

Total dissolved solid

675.00

14.

Total solid content

675.00

15.

Calcium

1125.00

16.

Magnesium

1125.00

17.

Iron

1125.00

18.

Silica

750.00

19.

Manganese

1125.00

20.

Boron

2025.00

21.

Alkali metals as Sodium

1275.00

22.

Dissolved Oxygen

375.00

23.

Sodium

1275.00

24.

Potassium

1275.00

25.

Arsenic

1125.00

 

Note:Rates includes Printing cost 10%, Testing & Consultancy fee 10% , and VAT 15%.