UFDS is a newly formed Company, providing a Building Material Testing facility based in Bahrain, and, have duly appointed Façade Design and Services CO.WLL, to independently operate the facility.
UFDS will provide Clients with a wide and varied range of material testing to help in the provision of quality products for incorporation into any form of Building that forms part of perspective Clients port-folio.
The testing of building materials and respective systems covers an extensive range; UFDS encourage Clients to discuss confidentially their individual potential requirement to establish the form testing may take under the appropriate standard/s.
The facility can accommodate many forms of testing from small sample bench testing of glass, aluminium, stone, steel, timber, plastics etc. for performance specification clarity, verification and conformance; samples provided as a system or part of a system for security testing , covering burglary break in to Blast mitigation, endurance, weather testing; samples on a large scale for acoustic, impact, seismic and weather performance testing to both static and dynamic (aero engine used to simulate wind).
The company undertakes many forms of validity, performance and conformance testing of materials and systems provided and installed at project specific sites such as : anchor bolt pull testing, coating depth checks, glass type verification and performance related issues ( Values, light transmission, optical distortion, colour, etc.) onsite water hose testing, air loss and heat gain by means of thermal imaging.
A full service is available for system failure checks – “forensics” – providing potential solutions to extend and prolong the serviceability of the structures envelope cladding.