Quarry-Crete

Site

Bacchus Marsh Laboratory

Accreditation No.

10882

Site No.

10875

Date of Accreditation

11 Sep 1995

Address

54 Young Street
Bacchus Marsh, VIC 3340
Australia

Contact

Mr William Payne P: +61 (03) 53671953

Availability

Services available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Infrastructure and Asset Integrity

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure Limitations
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate abrasion Aggregates Abrasion resistance Los Angeles machine value

AS 1141.23



Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate contaminants Aggregates Foreign material in recycled aggregate Manual classification

RC (Vic) Method 372.04




Weak particles contaminants

AS 1141.32



Coarse aggregate quality Visual comparison

AS 1141.30.1

RC (Vic) Method 372.01



Clay and fine silt Settling

AS 1141.33



Organic impurities Colour test

AS 1141.34




Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate properties Aggregates Particle size distribution Fine particles in road materials; Sieve analysis VicRoads Method RC (Vic) 375.11
VicRoads Method RC (Vic) 375.12
Particle density of coarse aggregate; Particle density of fine aggregate; Water absorption of coarse aggregate; Water absorption of fine aggregate Pycnometer; Weighing-in-water

AS 1141.5

AS 1141.6.1

AS 1141.6.2

Shape Flakiness RC (Vic) Method 302.11
Bulk density Compacted; Uncompacted

AS 1141.4

Shape Average least dimension; Crushed faces; Flakiness; Proportional calliper

AS 1141 14

AS 1141.15

AS 1141.18

AS 1141.20.3

Sample preparation Untreated bulk samples

RC (Vic) Method 301.01

Particle size distribution Sieve analysis; Sieve analysis of material finer than 75 µm

AS 1141.11.1

AS 1141.12

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate soundness Aggregates Soundness Degradation factor on coarse aggregate; Degradation factor on fine aggregate; Degradation factor on source rock

AS 1141.25.1, AS 1141.25.2, AS 1141.25.3, RC (Vic) Method 370.05




Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate stabilisation Aggregates Cement content Heat of neutralisation

AS 5101.3.3

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil classification Soils Linear shrinkage Not applicable

AS 1289.3.4.1

Moisture content Hot plate

AS 1289.2.1.6

Weighted plasticity index Not applicable VicRoads Method RC (Vic) 326.01
Moisture content Drying oven

AS 1289.2.1.1

Sieve analysis Not applicable

AS 1289.3.6.1

Liquid limit; Plastic limit; Plasticity index Casagrande four point; Casagrande one point

AS 1289.3.1.1

AS 1289 3.1.2

AS 1289 3.2.1

AS 1289 3.3.1

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil compaction characteristics Soils Dry density/moisture content relationship Modified compactive effort; Standard compactive effort

AS 1289.5.1.1

AS 1289.5.2.1

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil dispersion Soils Dispersion Sand equivalent AS 1289.3.7.1
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil electrical properties Soils Electrical resistance Not applicable AS 1289.4.4.1
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil pre-treatment Soils Soil pre-treatment Not applicable

AS 1289.1.1

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil stabilisation Soils Laboratory stabilisation of soil Cement; Lime stabilisation

RC (Vic) Methods  301.03 (field samples only)

RC (Vic) Methods 301.06


Sample collection Aggregates Not applicable Aggregate from a bin; Aggregate from a conveyor belt; Aggregate from a pavement; Aggregate from a stockpile

AS 1141.3.1

Not applicable Quarry aggregate from a quarry face; Quarry aggregate from a rock spall; Quarry aggregate from boulders

AS 1141.3.2

Soils Not applicable Site selection - Random stratified sampling

RC (Vic) Method 316.10

Not applicable Disturbed sampling from earthwork; Disturbed soil sampling from a face; Disturbed soil sampling from a pavement; Disturbed soil sampling from a stockpile; Disturbed soil sampling from a windrow; Disturbed soil sampling in-situ

AS 1289.1.2.1

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