DEKRA Construction Management

Material testing of membranes

Rely on the expertise of DEKRA experts with textile construction projects. We support you with material development, expertise and much more. Find out what we offer!


Extracts from our range of material testing services:

  • Structural consultancy, measuring, simulation to determine real energy transmission through multi-layered membrane roofs (broken down according to heating and cooling requirements), annual audits and development of multi-layered membrane structures (adapted to use)
  • Material development and consultancy
  • Determination of mechanical properties of textiles and films and their compounds (tests according to standards, based on norms, laboratory testing procedures with test temperatures from -20 °C to +70 °C and determination of key values), both single axis and dual axis, e.g. tensile tests for material, joints and edges, compensation tests to establish cutting pattern, dual axis tensile test to determine e-modulus)
  • Determination of physical properties of textiles and films
  • Development of test methods and equipment for membrane details
  • Microscopic tests
  • General building regulation approval for membranes and films according to state building regulations (BWU 43), certification of applicability according to DIN 18204
  • Expert statements for consent on an individual basis, Atex (for France)

Find out here how we can support you with static stability and public safety. Moreover, we provide you the most important information gathered in our service overview (PDF-Download)

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Phone +49(0)711.7861-3920

We will answer your enquiry immediately. You can reach us by phone Mon - Fri 8 am - 5 pm.

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