Terra Firma Laboratories

Site

Bairnsdale Laboratory

Accreditation No.

15357

Site No.

24835

Date of Accreditation

21 Apr 2020

Address

72 Dalmahoy Street
Bairnsdale, VIC 3875
Australia

terrafirmalabs.com.au

Contact

Mr Jason Cross P: +61 (03) 51521766

Availability

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 contaminants Aggregates Weak particles contaminants Sieve analysis

AS 1141.32

Clay and fine silt Settling AS 1141.33
Coarse aggregate quality Visual comparison

AS 1141.30.1

Organic impurities Colour test AS 1141.34
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate properties Aggregates Particle density of coarse aggregate; Particle density of fine aggregate Weighing-in-water AS 1141.5, AS 1141.6.1
Bulk density Compacted

AS 1141.4

Particle size distribution Sieve analysis

AS 1141.11.1

Shape Flakiness AS 1141.15
Shape Average least dimension

AS 1141.20.3

Bulk density Uncompacted

AS 1141.4

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Asphalt extraction and grading Asphalts Moisture content Not applicable RC (Vic) Method 211.01
Bitumen content and aggregate grading Pressure filter AS/NZS 2891.3.3
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Asphalt volumetric properties Asphalts Maximum density Water displacement AS/NZS 2891.7.1
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Concrete, grout and mortar consistence in-situ Concrete, grout and mortar Slump flow Cone

AS 1012.3.1

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Concrete, grout and mortar properties Concrete, grout and mortar Mass per unit volume - Hardened concrete Dimensions

AS 1012.12.1

Compressive strength Cube; Cylinder

AS 1012.9

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Concrete, grout and mortar specimen manufacture and curing Concrete, grout and mortar Specimen manufacture and curing Curing cylinder specimens in the laboratory; Curing grout and mortar cube specimens in the laboratory; In-situ manufacture and curing of cylindrical specimens; In-situ manufacture and curing of grout and mortar cubes

AS 1012.8.1, AS 1012.8.3

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

AS 1289.3.4.1

Sieve analysis Not applicable

AS 1289.3.6.1

Liquid limit Casagrande one point

AS 1289.3.1.2

Description, identification and classification Not applicable AS 1726 Tables 9 and 10 (Laboratory tests only)
Moisture content Drying oven

AS 1289.2.1.1

Liquid limit Casagrande four point

AS 1289.3.1.1

Plasticity index Casagrande

AS 1289.3.3.1

Plastic limit Not applicable

AS 1289.3.2.1

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

AS 1289.5.2.1

Assignment of optimum moisture content/maximum dry density (OMC/MDD) Not applicable

AS 1289.5.4.2

Dry density/moisture content relationship Standard compactive effort

AS 1289.5.1.1

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil dispersion Soils Dispersion Emerson class AS 1289.3.8.1
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil field density Soils Moisture ratio assessment of dry back Not applicable RC (Vic) Method 316.14
Density - In-situ Nuclear gauge

AS 1289.5.8.1

Characteristic field density values Not applicable RC (Vic) Method 316.00
Moisture ratio Measured

AS 1289.5.4.1

Compaction control Hilf

AS 1289.5.7.1

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil in-situ penetration Soils Penetration in-situ Dynamic cone AS 1289.6.3.2
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil laboratory bearing properties Soils Bearing ratio Remoulded specimens AS 1289.6.1.1
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil pre-treatment Soils Soil pre-treatment Not applicable

AS 1289.1.1, RC (Vic) 301.01

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil stabilisation Soils Sample preparation Lime stabilisation AS 5101.2.2, RC (Vic) Method 301.03

Cement content Heat of neutralisation AS 5101.3.3
Compressive strength Uniaxial unconfined AS 5101.4
Sample collection Aggregates Not applicable Aggregate from a stockpile

AS 1141.3.1

Asphalts Not applicable Loose asphalt AS 2891.1.1, RC (Vic) Method 200.01
Concrete, grout and mortar Not applicable Fresh concrete from a mixer

AS 1012.1

Soils Not applicable Disturbed sampling from earthwork; Disturbed soil sampling from a pavement; Disturbed soil sampling from a stockpile; Disturbed soil sampling from a windrow

AS 1289.1.2.1

Not applicable Site selection - Random stratified sampling RC (Vic) Method 316.10

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