SIERA works with a wide variety of equipment in its laboratory. Even though this equipment is primarily used for SIERA research it can also be rented. Furthermore, SIERA regularly performs various testing for its industry partners. Please feel free to contact us if you’re interested in renting any equipment or hiring SIERA to perform your material testing.


SEM Hitachi SU1510 & Oxford X-Max EDX



Potentiostat GAMRY Reference 600

Agilent 4263B LCR Meter 100 Hz to 100 kHz

Ground Penetrating Radar: GSSI StructureScan Standard 1.6 GHz)

Impact Echo-Wave Speed System

Proceq Torrent Permeability Tester

4-point Resistivity Meter & Canin Half-cell Corrosion Analysis Instrument

Proceq Tico Ultrasonic Testing Instrument

Proceq Pull-off Tester DY-216

Rapid Choloride Permeability Test Germann Instruments PROOVE’it

CL2000 Chloride Field Test System

Resonant Frequency Tester



Humboldt Freeze Thaw Cabinet

Infrared Camera FLIR E50bx

Infrared Thermometer

Type J Thermocouple Probes



Forney compression machine (FX600)

Instron 8802

Impact machines


Fresh Concrete:

Mixers (2L, 20L, 30L, 50L, 70L & 80L)

Mortar Mixer


Hydrated Concrete:



Diamond Coring Rig Milwaukee Dymodrill 4099



X-Acto 15″ heavy duty paper trimmer

Vacuum Pump Robinair 15115 VacuMaster 1.5 CFM Single Stage Pump

Other power tools