ACIRL Quality Testing Services Pty Ltd - trading as ACTest

Site

ACTest Newcastle Coal Testing Laboratory

Accreditation No.

15784

Site No.

1422

Date of Accreditation

09 Jan 1980

Address

2 Spit Island Close
Mayfield, NSW 2304
Australia

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Contact

Mr Stephen Studdert P: +61 (02) 40142600

Availability

Services available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Environment

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis for engine emissions Diesel exhaust emissions Nitrogen - Oxides (NOx) Chemiluminescence gas analyser

In-house CBM E042

Analysis in the field and laboratory
Carbon dioxide (CO2); Carbon monoxide Nondispersive infrared (NDIR)

In-house CBM E042

Analysis in the field and laboratory
Analysis of mine atmospheres for gases Mine gases Butane (n-butane); Carbon dioxide (CO2); Ethane; Ethene (ethylene); Hydrogen; Methane; Nitrogen; Oxygen; Propane; Propene (propylene) Gas chromatography (GC)

In-house CBM E041

Carbon monoxide Nondispersive infrared (NDIR)

In-house CBM E041

Sample collection Emissions - Engine Not applicable Continuous flow analyser (CFA)

In-house CBM E043

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Materials

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis of coals, coke, charcoal and related products Coal Boron ICP-MS

AS 1038.10.3

Hardgrove grindability index Classical

AS 1038.20

ASTM D409

BS 1016.112

ISO 5074

Antimony; Arsenic; Barium; Beryllium; Boron; Cadmium; Chromium; Cobalt; Copper; Germanium; Lead; Lithium; Manganese; Nickel; Selenium; Thallium; Thorium; Tin; Uranium; Vanadium; Zinc ICP-MS

In-house CBM L030-3

Float and sink analysis Classical

AS 4156.1

Froth flotation - Basic; Froth flotation - Sequential Classical

AS 4156.2.1

AS 4156.2.2


Mercury Atomic absorption spectroscopy (AAS)

ASTM D6722

Plasticity Gieseler plastometer AS 1038.12.4.1 (1996)
ASTM D2639
ISO 10329
Size analysis Classical

AS 3881 (2002)

ASTM D4749

BS 1016.109

ISO 1953

Caking power Gray King coke test AS 1038.12.2
ISO 502
BS 1016.107.2
Barium; Beryllium; Chromium; Cobalt; Copper; Lead; Manganese; Molybdenum; Nickel; Vanadium; Zinc Atomic absorption spectroscopy (AAS)

AS 1038.10.0 (Appendix B)

Moisture - Total Classical

AS 1038.1 (2001)

ASTM D2961

ASTM D3302

BS 1016.1

ISO 589

Crucible swelling number; Free swelling index Classical

AS 1038.12.1 (2002)

ASTM D720

BS 1016.107.1

ISO 501

BS ISO 501

Chlorine; Fluorine Ion chromatography (IC)

ISO /TS 18806 (Method A)

Dilatation Gieseler plastometer AS 1038.12.3 (2002)
ISO 23873
Antimony; Arsenic; Selenium ICP-MS

AS 1038.10.2

Antimony; Arsenic; Beryllium; Cadmium; Chromium; Cobalt; Copper; Lead; Manganese; Molybdenum; Nickel; Thallium; Thorium; Uranium; Vanadium; Zinc ICP-MS

ASTM D6357

Fluorine Ion selective electrode (ISE)

AS 1038.10.4

ASTM D5987 

ISO 11724

Coal; Coke Chlorine Eschka method

AS 1038.8.1 

BS 1016.106.6.1
ISO 587


Volatile matter Classical

AS 1038.3 (2002)

ASTM D3175

ISO 562

BS 1016.104.4

BS ISO 562


Aluminium; Barium; Calcium; Iron; Magnesium; Manganese; Phosphorus; Potassium; Silicon; Sodium; Strontium; Sulfur; Titanium; Zinc X-ray fluorescence (XRF) AS 1038.14.3
ASTM D4326
ISO 13605
Fixed carbon Classical

AS 1038.3 (2000)

ISO 17246

BS ISO 17246

Sample preparation of coals and coke Classical

ASTM D2013

Sulfur - Total Infrared (IR)

AS 1038.6.3.3

ASTM D4239

ISO 19579

BS ISO 19579

Relative density (specific gravity) Classical

AS 1038.21.1.1

AS 1038.21.1.2

Gross calorific value Classical

AS 1038.5 (1998)

ASTM D5865

BS 1016.105 (1992)

ISO 1928

BS ISO 1928

Ash Classical

AS 1038.3 (2000)

ASTM D3174

ISO 1171

BS ISO 1171

BS 1016.104.4
Moisture Classical

AS 1038.3 (2000)

ASTM D3173

ISO 11722

BS 1016.104.1
Ash fusibility Classical

AS 1038.15 (1995)

ASTM D1857

ISO 540

BS ISO 540

BS 1016.113

Ultimate analysis Classical AS 1038.6.4
ASTM D5373
BS 1016.1.1
BS ISO 29541
ISO 29541
Carbonate carbon Classical AS 1038.23
ISO 925
BS 1016.106.7
Abrasion index Classical AS 1038.19
Safety evaluation for transport of bulk materials Solid bulk cargoes susceptible to liquefaction Transportable moisture limit (TML) Proctor/Fagerberg In-house CBM P028
Sample collection Coals, coke, charcoal and related products Precision of sampling, sample preparation and testing Mechanical sampling; Sampling from moving streams; Sampling from stationary lots AS 4264.4
ISO 18283
Not applicable Mechanical sampling; Sampling from moving streams; Sampling from stationary lots ISO 21398, AS 4264.5
Not applicable Sampling from a moving conveyor; Sampling from a stationary conveyor; Sampling from a stockpile

AS 4264.1 (2009)

ASTM D2234

BS 1017.1 (1989)

ISO 13909.1

ISO 13909.2

ISO 13909.3

ISO 13909.4

ISO 13909.5

ISO 13909.6

ISO 13909.7

ISO 18283

BS ISO 13909.1

BS ISO 13909.2

BS ISO 13909.3

BS ISO 13909.4

BS ISO 13909.5

BS ISO 13909.6

BS ISO 13909.7

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