WRc Instrumentation Test Facility

WRc has a test hall which can be set up to allow the testing of different instrumentation such as online water quality analysers for accuracy and usability. A variety of water sources are available and chemical labs for creating appropriate spiking solutions. Bench top analysers are also available for comparative analysis.

Type of Facility



Type of Technologies that can be tested


Availability For Use By Others

  • WRc can quote to carry out testing on behalf of users or suppliers, or can hire the rig to clients for their own tests or demonstrations with technical support as required.
  • Cost Of Use By Others: Depends on type of testing and level of technical support required.
  • Willingness To Partner: Yes.
  • Mobile Pilot Plants: No.

Services and Capacity

  • Power Supply: 240V mains and 3 phase 440V.
  • Test Units: 1.

Status of the Facility

  • The facility is fully operational.

Access to Facility

  • Available to others.

Additional Assets

Contact details

Address: WRc plc, Frankland Road, Blagrove, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN5 8YF.

Website: www.wrcplc.co.uk

Regulatory issues / constraints


  • Private Company.
  • Funding Partners: No.
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