River Sands Pty Ltd

Site

Carbrook Laboratory

Accreditation No.

10470

Site No.

10463

Date of Accreditation

17 Aug 1995

Address

683 Beenleigh Redland Bay Road
Carbrook, QLD 4130
Australia

riversands.com.au

Contact

Mr Gerard Schluter P: +61 (07) 34128150

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 coarse aggregate Weighing-in-water

AS 1141.6.1; ASTM C127

Particle size distribution Sieve analysis of material finer than 75 µm

AS 1141.12; ASTM C117

Water absorption of fine aggregate Not applicable

AS 1141.5; ASTM C128

Sample preparation Undisturbed samples

ASTM C702

Water absorption of coarse aggregate Not applicable

AS 1141.6.1; ASTM C127

Particle density of fine aggregate Weighing-in-water

AS 1141.5; ASTM C128

Bulk density Compacted; Uncompacted AS 1141.4
Particle size distribution Sieve analysis

AS 1141.11.1; ASTM C136

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate soundness Aggregates Soundness Acid solubility ANSI/AWWA B100 Section 5.3.1
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil classification Soils Moisture content Drying oven

AS 1289.2.1.1

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil natural contaminants Soils Electrical conductivity Direct reading instrument River Sands In-house Method RS-TM-01
Soluble salts Conductivity

River Sand In-house Method RS-TM-01

Acidity pH

AS 1289.4.3.1

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil pre-treatment Soils Soil pre-treatment Not applicable

AS 1289.1.1

Sample collection Aggregates Not applicable Aggregate from a conveyor belt; Aggregate from a stockpile; Aggregate from a truck

AS 1141.3.1; ASTM Method D75

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Materials

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis of cements and cementitious materials - Composition Cement products Chloride - Total Titration AS 3583.13
Aluminium trioxide; Calcium oxide; Chloride; Ferric oxide; Magnesium oxide; Manganese oxide; Phosphorus pentoxide; Potassium oxide; Silicon dioxide; Sodium oxide; Strontium oxide; Sulfur trioxide (sulfuric anhydride); Titanium dioxide; Zinc oxide X-ray fluorescence (XRF) - Dry ingredients AS 2350.2 and in-house method RS-TM-103
Loss on ignition Classical - Dry ingredients AS 2350.2
Insoluble residue Classical - Dry ingredients AS 2350.2
Analysis of cements and cementitious materials - Properties Cement products Compressive strength Not applicable AS/NZS 2350.11
Relative density (specific gravity) Displacement ASTM C188
Setting time Not applicable AS/NZS 2350.4
Fineness index Air permeability AS/NZS 2350.8
Consistency Normal consistency AS/NZS 2350.3
Particle size Wet sieving AS 2350.9
Sample preparation of portland and blended cement Not applicable AS 2350.12
Soundness Not applicable AS/NZS 2350.5

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