Transport for NSW

Site

Ballina Laboratory

Accreditation No.

2606

Site No.

2600

Date of Accreditation

13 Jul 2020

Address

2 Boat Harbour Road
Ballina, NSW 2478
Australia

rms.nsw.gov.au

Contact

Mr Cary Pawson P: +61 0457837771

Availability

Services conditionally 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 properties Aggregates Particle density of fine aggregate Weighing-in-water

AS 1141.5, RMS (NSW) Method T210

Moisture content Drying oven

RMS (NSW) Method T262

Water absorption of coarse aggregate Not applicable

AS 1141.6.1, RMS (NSW) Method T209

Shape Average least dimension

AS 1141.20.1, AS 1141.20.2, RMS (NSW) Method T235, RMS (NSW) Method T275

Bulk density Compacted

RMS (NSW) Method T212

Shape Proportional calliper

RMS (NSW) Method T213

Bulk density Uncompacted

RMS (NSW) Method T211

Water absorption of fine aggregate Not applicable

AS 1141.5, RMS (NSW) Method T210

Particle density of coarse aggregate Weighing-in-water

AS 1141.6.1, RMS (NSW) Method T209

Particle size distribution Sieve analysis

AS 1141.11.1, RMS (NSW) Method T201

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Road pavement structural performance Road pavements Structural performance evaluation Benkelman beam; Deflection monitoring

RMS (NSW) Method T160, RMS (NSW) MethodT199;TfNSW T199;

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Road pavement surfacing characteristics Road pavements Texture depth Sand patch

RMS (NSW) Method T240

Skid resistance British pendulum portable tester RMS (NSW) Method T231, AS 1141.42
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil classification Soils Plastic limit Not applicable

AS 1289.3.2.1, RMS (NSW) Method T109;TfNSW T109;TfNSW T105;

Fine particles in road materials Not applicable

RMS (NSW) Method T107;TfNSW T107;

Liquid limit Casagrande four point; Casagrande one point

AS 1289.3.1.1, AS 1289.3.1.2, RMS (NSW) Method T108;TfNSW T108;TfNSW T105;

Plasticity index Casagrande

AS 1289.3.3.1, RMS (NSW) Method T109;TfNSW T109;TfNSW T105;

Moisture content Drying oven

AS 1289.2.1.1, RMS (NSW) Method T120

Linear shrinkage Not applicable

RMS (NSW) Method T113;TfNSW T113;

Particle density Not applicable

RMS (NSW) Method T127, RMS (NSW) Method T128

Sieve analysis

AS 1289.3.6.1, RMS (NSW) Method T106;TfNSW T106;

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

RMS (NSW) Method T111, RMS (NSW) Method T130

Dry density/moisture content relationship Three compaction point

RMS (NSW) Method T162

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil field density Soils Density - In-situ Nuclear gauge

AS 1289.5.8.1, RMS (NSW) Method T173

Relative compaction Not applicable

RMS (NSW) Method T166

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil in-situ penetration Soils Penetration in-situ Dynamic cone RMS (NSW) Method T161
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil laboratory bearing properties Soils Compressive strength Uniaxial maximum dry RMS (NSW) Method T114
Bearing ratio Remoulded specimens RMS (NSW) Method T117, RMS (NSW) Method T132, RMS (NSW) Method T167
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil pre-treatment Soils Soil pre-treatment Accelerated weathering pre-treatment

RMS (NSW) Method T103;TfNSW T103;TfNSW T105;

Soil pre-treatment Repeated compaction pre-treatment

RMS (NSW) Method T102;TfNSW T102;TfNSW T105;

Soil pre-treatment Not applicable

AS 1289.1.1, RMS (NSW) Method T105;TfNSW T105;

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil stabilisation Soils Stabiliser rate of spread rate In-situ measurement

RMS (NSW) Method T136

Compressive strength Uniaxial unconfined

RMS (NSW) Method T116, RMS (NSW) Method T131

Sample collection Aggregates Not applicable Aggregate from a stockpile

AS 1141.3.1, RMS (NSW) Method T100

Soils Not applicable Disturbed soil sampling from a stockpile

AS 1289.1.2.1, RMS (NSW) Method T100

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