Material Testing Laboratory



Christian Schulze

Academic Inspector


+49 241 80 25231



General information

The Materials Testing Laboratory for Road Construction of the Institute of Highway Engineering at RWTH Aachen University represents the interface between practice as well as teaching and research in traffic area construction.

Due to many years of recognition according to RAP Stra and as concrete testing center W according to DIN 1045, practical experience from all individual areas of traffic area construction is directly incorporated into research and teaching activities.

In addition, newer findings and developments from research and committee activities can be directly put into practice or tested.

Important fields of activity are quality control, quality assurance in the construction of traffic areas, scientific and technical support of pilot projects, aptitude tests and extended aptitude tests, control tests as well as arbitration investigations and damage analyses.