Volumetric Survey

Volumetric survey techniques

Bureau Veritas performs volumetric surveys on commodities as part of a suite of techniques to determine the weight of stockpiles. Volumetric testing is complex. Inspectors need to consider a wide range of factors in coming to an informed answer for the client – these include the shape of the stockpile and its uniformity. Measurement of key variables can be difficult depending on the site and the material being measured. 

Bureau Veritas has the expertise to undertake this work and make sure that clients are fully aware of the reliance that can be placed on results, adding to the risk management aspect of our work. This capability adds to the range of procedures that Bureau Veritas can use, such as draught surveys, barge gauging surveys and weighbridge surveys to produce accurate measurements. Our experienced inspectors ensure quantities are accurate and product value is realised, through supervision and maintaining weighing procedures. 

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Weight Determination
Draught Survey



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