Geotest Services Pty Ltd

Site

Blacktown Laboratory

Accreditation No.

14360

Site No.

14353

Date of Accreditation

06 Jan 2000

Address

18/24 Garling Road
Kings Park, NSW 2148
Australia

Contact

Mr David Spasojevic P: +61 (02) 96714443

Availability

Services available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Infrastructure and Asset Integrity

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure Limitations
Establishment of annex facilities Materials defined by all or some for which the site is accredited Determinations defined by all or some for which the site is accredited Techniques defined by all or some for which the site is accredited
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate contaminants Aggregates Foreign material in recycled aggregate Manual classification

 RMS (NSW) Method T276

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate properties Aggregates Shape Flakiness

AS 1141.15

Shape Crushed faces

 RMS (NSW) Method T239

Particle size distribution Sieve analysis of material finer than 75 µm

AS 1141.12, RMS (NSW) Method T203

Shape Proportional calliper

AS 1141.14

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 RMS (NSW)Method T160
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil classification Soils Moisture content Drying oven AS1289.2.1.1,RMS (NSW)Method T120
Moisture content Hot plate

AS 1289.2.1.6,  RMS (NSW) Method T121

Linear shrinkage Not applicable

AS 1289.3.4.1, RMS (NSW) Method T113;TfNSW T113;

Plastic limit Not applicable

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

Plasticity index Casagrande

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

Sieve analysis Not applicable

AS 1289.3.6.1

Liquid limit Casagrande one point

AS 1289.3.1.2

Liquid limit Casagrande four point

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

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

AS 1289.5.2.1, RMS (NSW) Method T112

Maximum dry density Not applicable

 RMS (NSW) Method T164

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

AS 1289.5.4.2

Minimum and maximum dry density Not applicable

AS 1289.5.5.1

Dry density/moisture content relationship Three compaction point

RMS (NSW) Method T162

Dry density/moisture content relationship Standard compactive effort

AS 1289.5.1.1, RMS (NSW) Method T111, RMS (NSW) Method T130

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 electrical properties Soils Electrical resistance Not applicable In house method - Electrical Conductivity
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil field density Soils Dry density ratio Calculation AS 1289.5.4.1
Density index Not applicable

AS 1289.5.6.1

Compaction control Hilf

AS 1289.5.7.1

Field moisture content 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; Perth sand penetrometer AS 1289.6.3.2, AS 1289 6.3.3
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil laboratory bearing properties Soils Bearing ratio Remoulded specimens AS 1289.6.1.1, RMS (NSW) Method T117,  RMS (NSW) Method T132,  RMS (NSW) Method T167
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil natural contaminants Soils Acidity pH

AS 1289.4.3.1

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil permeability Soils Permeability Percolation In-house method - hydraulic conductivity
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil pre-treatment Soils Soil pre-treatment Not applicable

AS 1289.1.1, RMS (NSW) Method T102;TfNSW T102;TfNSW T105;, RMS (NSW) Method T105

Soil pre-treatment Accelerated weathering pre-treatment

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

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil reactivity Soils Reactivity Shrink/swell AS 1289.7.1.1
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil thermal properties Soils Thermal conductivity In-situ measurement; Laboratory measurement ASTM D5334
Sample collection Aggregates Not applicable Aggregate from a stockpile

AS 1141.3.1

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

AS 1289.1.2.1

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