TRI Geosynthetic Testing Services
We are a full-service independent laboratory serving a variety of related polymer-centric industries around the world. At our core is a deep understanding of polymeric materials and the characteristics critical to performance. TRI tests, certifies, performs research, develops equipment and provides consulting on plastic materials used in civil, environmental and geotechnical engineering as well as protective clothing.
Materials including geomembranes, geosynthetic clay liners, geotextiles, geogrids, geocells, plastic pipe, rolled erosion control products, protective clothing and the like have been tested by TRI for over three decades. However, our knowledge and understanding goes deeper than just testing… TRI performs research, develops test equipment, develops standards and provides education for each of the industries it serves.
TRI’s personnel are active throughout the world’s standards development organizations and routinely provide short courses, seminars and tailor-made training services.
TRI is unaffiliated with any manufacturer or engineering firm, and thus provides services to regulators, manufacturer, engineering firms, contractors and installers. Laboratories perform testing in accordance with ASTM, ISO, BS, DIN and GRI test methods. TRI is GAI-LAP Certified and is an official provider of testing services to NTPEP, USACE, AASHTO and other government and regulatory agencies.
Testing, Research & Reporting
The full-service, independent laboratory in Suzhou is comprised of experienced staff, a 2,073 m2 (6,802 ft2) facility, and state-of-the-art equipment. TRI Geosynthetic Testing Services has the skill and means to meet a broad range of industry needs, such index and conformance verification testing, research studies, and report generation. In addition the laboratory is supported by three laboratories and large scale testing facilities located in the US as well as the full-service laboratory in Australia. Together these laboratories provide extensive testing capabilities, which include geosynthetic testing, geotechnical testing, soil interaction testing, plastic pipe testing, protective glove testing, and other materials.