Birmingham City Laboratories
We are an independent consultancy and test house that has been established for over 100 years. Our roots can be traced back to 1910 when a laboratory was established by Birmingham to research into explosives and metallurgical processes.
Today BCL is a UKAS accredited laboratory, incorporating a range of scientific and engineering disciplines. We provide consultancy, investigation and survey services to Birmingham City Council, other local authorities and the private sector throughout the UK.
Surface water and flood risk
Managing onsite water runoff
Identifying the unknown beneath a site
Measured building surveys
Highly accurate as built representation and verification surveying
Archaeology and heritage
Assessing heritage assets likely to be affected by development
In-depth drain inspections to identify potential problems