Australian Calibrating Services (A'sia) Pty Ltd - ACS

Site

Brisbane Laboratory

Accreditation No.

1239

Site No.

1628

Date of Accreditation

27 May 1982

Address

3/36 Achievement Crescent
Acacia Ridge, QLD 4110
Australia

auscal.com.au

Contact

Mr Anthony Wynn P: +61 0476850542

Availability

Services available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Calibration

  • The uncertainty of measurement is reported as an expanded uncertainty having a level of confidence of 95% unless stated otherwise
Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure Limitations
Dimensional metrology - Engineering equipment and precision instruments Dial gauges Length measurements Comparison with a reference standard

including compliance to  AS 2103

Capability

with Calibration and Measurement Capability of -

(1 + 0.025L) μm for indication errors up to 100 mm where L is the range in mm

Electronic calipers; Vernier calipers Length measurements Comparison with a reference standard

including compliance to  AS 1984, BS 887, and JIS 7507

Capability

with Calibration and Measurement Capability of -

(10 + 0.025L) μm for indication errors up to 500 mm where L is the scale value in mm

Steel rulers and measuring tapes Length measurements Comparison with a reference standard

Capability

with Calibration and Measurement Capability -f -

Steel rules
45 μm up to 2 m in length

Force metrology - Force measuring and testing equipment Load cells; Load measuring rings Force in compression; Force in tension Comparison measurement with reference load cell; Gravimetric measurement with reference mass

Calibration of devices such as load measuring rings

for soil testing machines in tension and compression

to class AA and 

to class A requirements of AS 2193


Electronic load cells and hydrostatic weighing units

including those in batching plants and aircraft weighing kits


Capability

With Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
Tension
0.17% of reading  from 0.01 N to 1000 kN 
0.25% of reading above 1000 kN to 3.3 MN
Class A up to 3.3 MN
Class AA up to 500 kN

Compression
0.17% of reading  from 0.01 N to 500 kN 
0.25% of reading above 500 kN to 10 MN
Class AA up to 500 kN
Class A up to 4.5 MN
Class B up to 10 MN
Force metrology - Force measuring and testing equipmentincluding on-site calibrations Compression and universal machines in compression; Hydraulic rams and jacks; Tension and universal machines in tension Force in compression; Force in tension Comparison measurement with reference load cell; Gravimetric measurement with reference mass

Tension and universal machines in tension

AS 2193 and including testing to ISO 7500-1 and ASTM E4

Compression and universal machines in compression

AS 2193 and including testing to ISO 7500-1 and ASTM E4
Verification of compression testing machines for concrete
including self-alignment and restraint on tilt tests for compliance
with BS 1881 Part 115

Hydraulic rams and jacks

Including devices used in pre and post-stressing jacks
and jacking systems used for stressing tendons in concrete
 to Class A requirements of AS 2193

Capability

Including on site calibrations
with Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
Tension
0.17% of reading  from 0.01 N to 1000 kN
0.25% of reading above 1000 kN to 3.3 MN
Class A up to 3.3 MN
Class AA up to 500 kN

Compression
0.17% of reading  from 0.01 N to 500 kN
0.25% of reading above 500 kN to 10 MN
Class AA up to 500 kN
Class A up to 4.5 MN
Class B up to 10 MN

Force metrology - Hardness standards and equipment Indenters; Portable Brinell measuring microscopes Brinell hardness Comparison with a reference standard

Visual examination for Indenters only
Brinell Measuring microscopes are calibrated


Force metrology - Hardness standards and equipmentincluding on site calibrations Brinell hardness machines Brinell hardness Comparison with a reference standard

Partial and complete calibration including compliance to AS 1816.2



Rockwell hardness machines Rockwell hardness Comparison with a reference standard

Partial and complete calibration except indenter dimensions

clause (2.4.1.2b) including compliance to AS 1815.2

Rockwell superficial hardness machines Rockwell hardness Comparison with a reference standard

Partial and complete calibration including compliance to AS 2025

Vickers hardness machines Vickers hardness Comparison with a reference standard

Partial and complete calibration except indenter dimensions

clause (2.4.2.2)  including compliance to AS 1817.2

 9.8 N to 1176 N

Vickers low-load hardness machines Vickers hardness Comparison with a reference standard

(HV 0.2 to HV 5)

Direct verification and indirect verification except indenter dimensions
including compliance to ISO 146

9.8 N to 49 N

Vickers micro-hardness machines Vickers hardness Comparison with a reference standard

(less than HV 0.2)

Direct verification except indenter dimensions including compliance to ISO 146-2

Mass - Determination of mass and calibration of weighing devices Industrial mass standards Mass Gravimetric measurement against reference mass From 1 g up to 20 kg

Capability

with Calibration and Measurement Capability of -

0.9 mg from 1 g up to 100 g;
20 mg from 100 g to 2 kg;
130 mg from 2 kg to 20 kg

Mass - Determination of mass and calibration of weighing devicesincluding on site calibrations Industrial weighing devices; Laboratory weighing devices; Precision laboratory balances Mass Gravimetric measurement against reference mass

Capability

Including on site calibrations

with Calibration and Measurement Capability of -

Precision laboratory balances
2 in 106 or 20 μg (whichever is greater) up to 200 g

Industrial balances
1 in 105 or 1 mg (whichever is greater) up to 30 kg

Industrial weighing appliances

5 in 105 or 100 mg (whichever is greater) up to 400 kg

Pressure metrology - Pressure and vacuum measuring equipmentincluding on-site calibrations Digital pressure gauges; Mechanical pressure gauges; Pressure control devices; Pressure gauges; Pressure recorders; Pressure transducers; Vacuum gauges Gauge pressure By pressure calibrator; Comparison with dead weight tester AS 1349 and/or MSA test methods 1 and 2

Capability

With Calibration and Measurement Capability of-
0.05% of reading from 100 kPa to 70 MPa
0.23% of reading from -100 kPa to -20 kPa and 20 kPa to 100 kPa
0.46% of reading or 80 Pa (whichever is greater) from -20 kPa to 20 kPa


For on site calibrations

Calibration of industrial gauges

0.23% of reading from -100 kPa to -20 kPa and 20 kPa to 70 MPa

0.46% or 80 Pa (whichever is greater) from -20 kPa to 20 kPa


Torque - Torque measuring and testing equipmentincluding on site calibrations Torque wrenches Torque Comparison with a reference standard

Capability

Including on site calibrations

with Calibration and Measurement Capability of-

1.5% of reading from 0.1 Nm to 1.2 Nm

1.0 % of reading above 1.2 Nm to 1350 Nm

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