Bureau Veritas Minerals Pty Ltd


BV Gladstone Fuels

Accreditation No.


Site No.


Date of Accreditation

01 Jul 2024


102 Hanson Road
Gladstone, QLD 4680



Mr Ruan Potgieter P: +61 0418775571


Services available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

BV Gladstone Fuels

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)


Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure Limitations
Analysis of coal and coke for coking behaviour Coal Plasticity Gieseler plastometer ISO 10229
Dilatation Dilatometer ISO 23873
General analysis of coal, coke and related products Coal Volatile matter Gravimetric ISO 562
Sulfur - Total Infrared (IR) AS 1038.6.3.3 (1997)
ASTM D5016
ISO 19579
Crucible swelling number Visual examination ASTM D720
ISO 501
Proximate analysis Gravimetric ISO 11722 moisture
ISO 17246 fixed carbon
Moisture - Total Gravimetric ASTM D2961
ASTM D3302
ISO 589 
Relative density (specific gravity) Volumetric AS 1038.21.1.2
Ash Gravimetric ASTM D3174 (2010)

Gross calorific value Direct combustion ASTM D5865
 ISO 1928
Preparation of coal, coke and related product samples for analysis Coal Sample preparation of coals and coke Not applicable ASTM D2013
ISO 13909.4
Size analysis Sieve analysis ASTM D4749
ISO 1953
Abrasion index Gravimetric AS 1038.19
ISO 12900
Hardgrove grindability index Sieve analysis AS 1038.20
ISO 5074
Sample collection Coals, coke, charcoal and related products Not applicable Automated; Grab

AS 4264.1 (2009)

AS 4264.5 (1999)

ISO 1988 (1975)

ISO 18283

ISO 13909.1

ISO 13909.2

ISO 13909.3

ISO 13909.4
ISO 21398

ASTM D2234

Precision of sampling, sample preparation and testing Not applicable ISO 13909.7
ISO 13909.8
Specialised analysis of coal, coke and related products Coal Ash fusibility Visual examination ASTM D1857
ISO 540

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