VDZ – Proven expertise in cement, concrete and environmental protection

VDZ is an international scientific and technical service provider for the cement and building materials industry. Audits/reviews, consulting or complex expert's reports: VDZ and its research institute offer all services related to cement, concrete and environmental protection.

Our range of services is including all types of examinations of the thermal and grinding processes in cement plants. In particular, the VDZ experts focus on process optimisation, energy efficiency, technical audits and environmental compatibility.

We are specialists in the analysis and characterization of inorganic mineral substances, of raw materials and fuels for cement production and of cements and the cementitious construction materials.

The Forschungsinstitut der Zementindustrie GmbH is accredited by the Germany's National Accreditation Body according to DIN EN ISO/IEC 17021 and certifies management systems according to ISO 9001 ISO 14001 ISO 50001 and OHSAS 18001.

Our accredited concrete laboratory offers all the important tests on fresh concrete and hardened concrete, as well as for all concrete constituents. Besides, we provide approval tests, damage analyses and ratings of the environmental compatibility of your products.

Monitoring and certification of construction products is one of VDZ's core competencies. Our testing, inspection and certification body is accredited for the area of product certification according to DIN EN ISO/IEC 17065.

Our experts offer emission and ambient pollution measurements, calibration and function tests of emission measuring devices, measurements of noise and vibrations, fuel analyses, as well as raw materials/product analyses.

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VDZ Service Offer

VDZ is an internationally renowned scientific institute that focuses on practical research and providing a comprehensive service offer in the field of cement, concrete and environmental protection.