Superior Quarry Testing Pty Ltd

Site

Darling Downs Laboratory

Accreditation No.

20085

Site No.

23649

Date of Accreditation

10 Jan 2017

Address

4 / 189 Anzac Avenue
Toowoomba, QLD 4350
Australia

Contact

Mr Mal Nicholls P: +61 0412694063

Availability

Services 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 abrasion Aggregates Abrasion resistance Los Angeles machine value; Resistance to wear by attrition AS 1141.23; AS 1141.27
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate binder adhesion Aggregates Degree of precoating Not applicable

MR (Qld) Method Q216

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate contaminants Aggregates Weak particles contaminants Sieve analysis

AS 1141.32

Organic impurities Colour test

AS 1141.34

Sugar Fehlings solution

AS 1141.35

Clay and fine silt Settling

AS 1141.33

Light particles contaminants Segregation by density AS 1141.31
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate properties Aggregates Particle density of coarse aggregate Weighing-in-water

AS 1141.6.1

Shape Proportional calliper

AS 1141.14

Bulk density Compacted

AS 1141.4

Particle density of fine aggregate Weighing-in-water

AS 1141.5

Shape Crushed faces

AS 1141.18

Particle size distribution Sieve analysis

AS 1141.11.1

Shape Average least dimension

AS 1141.20.3

Particle size distribution Sieve analysis of material finer than 75 µm

AS 1141.12

Particle size distribution Sieve analysis of material finer than 2 ?m AS 1141.13
Shape Flakiness

AS 1141.15,

MR (Qld) Method Q201

Bulk density Uncompacted

AS 1141.4

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate soundness Aggregates Soundness Degradation factor on coarse aggregate MR (Qld) Method Q208B
Soundness Degradation factor on coarse aggregate; Degradation factor on fine aggregate; Exposure to sodium sulfate solution; Methylene blue value AS 1141.24, AS 1141.25.2, AS 1141.25.3, AS 1141.66
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate strength Aggregates Aggregate crushing value Not applicable AS 1141.21
Wet/dry strength variation Not applicable AS 1141.22
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Concrete, grout and mortar chemical tests Concrete, grout and mortar Chloride level in hardened concrete; Sulfate level in hardened concrete Nitric acid AS 1012.20.1
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Concrete, grout and mortar consistence in-situ Concrete, grout and mortar Slump flow Cone

AS 1012.3.1

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Concrete, grout and mortar properties Concrete, grout and mortar Mass per unit volume - Hardened concrete Dimensions AS 1012.12.1
Compressive strength Cylinder

AS 1012.9

Air content of freshly mixed concrete Increased air pressure AS 1012.4.1
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Concrete, grout and mortar specimen manufacture and curing Concrete, grout and mortar Specimen manufacture and curing Curing cylinder specimens in the laboratory; In-situ manufacture and curing of cylindrical specimens AS 1012.8.1
Specimen manufacture and curing In-situ manufacture and curing of drying shrinkage specimens AS 1012.8.4
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil classification Soils Plasticity index; Weighted plasticity index Cone

AS 1289.3.3.2, MR (Qld) Method Q105, MR (Qld) Method Q252

Liquid limit Cone one point

AS 1289.3.9.2, MR (Qld) Method Q104D

Moisture content Infrared light AS 1289.2.1.5
Moisture content Drying oven

AS 1289.2.1.1

Moisture content Correlation AS 1289.2.3.1
Linear shrinkage Not applicable

AS 1289.3.4.1, MR (Qld) Method Q106

Moisture content Microwave oven AS 1289.2.1.4
Plastic limit Not applicable

AS 1289.3.2.1, MR (Qld) Method Q105

Liquid limit Cone four point

AS 1289.3.9.1, MR (Qld) Method Q104A

Sieve analysis Fines ratio

AS 1289.3.6.1, MR (Qld) Method Q103A, MR (Qld) Method Q253

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil compaction characteristics Soils Assignment of optimum moisture content/maximum dry density (OMC/MDD) Not applicable AS 1289.5.4.2, MR (Qld) Method Q144A
Oversize material Oversize material treatment MR (Qld) Method Q143
Dry density/moisture content relationship Modified compactive effort; Standard compactive effort AS 1289.5.1.1, AS 1289.5.2.1, MR (Qld) Method Q142A, MR (Qld) Method Q142B
Compaction to nominated levels Not applicable MR (Qld) Method Q145A
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 field density Soils Moisture ratio Measured AS 1289.5.4.1
Density - In-situ Sand-cone AS 1289.5.3.1, MR (Qld) Method Q141B
Characteristic field density values Not applicable MR (Qld) Method Q020
Degree of saturation; Relative compaction Not applicable MR (Qld) Method Q140A, MR (Qld) Method Q146
Dry density ratio Calculation AS 1289.5.4.1
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil laboratory bearing properties Soils Bearing ratio Remoulded specimens AS 1289.6.1.1, MR (Qld) Method Q113A; MR (Qld) Method Q113C
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 pre-treatment Soils Soil pre-treatment Not applicable

AS 1289.1.1

MR (Qld) Method Q101, MR (Qld) Method Q101A, MR (Qld) Method Q101B

RMS (NSW) Method T105;TfNSW T105;

Soil pre-treatment Repeated compaction pre-treatment

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

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil stabilisation Soils Curing of moulded specimens Not applicable MR (Qld) Method Q135B
Cement content Heat of neutralisation MR (Qld) Method Q134
Sample preparation Cement stabilisation MR (Qld) Method Q135A
Sample preparation Standard compaction - UCS specimens; UCS specimens - Field mix; UCS specimens - Laboratory mix MR (Qld) Method Q251A, MR (Qld) Method Q251B
Stabiliser working time Cementitious stabilisation time MR (Qld) Method Q136A
Absorption, swell and capillary rise of compacted materials Not applicable MR (Qld) Method Q125D
Compressive strength Uniaxial unconfined MR (Qld) Method Q115
Sample collection Aggregates Not applicable Disturbed soil sampling from a windrow

AS 1141.3.1

MR (Qld) Method Q060

Not applicable Aggregate from a moving stream; Aggregate from a pavement; Aggregate from a stockpile

AS 1141.3.1,

MR (Qld) Method Q060

Concrete, grout and mortar Not applicable Fresh concrete from a mixer; Fresh concrete from deposited concrete

AS 1012.1

Soils Not applicable Disturbed sampling from earthwork; Disturbed soil sampling from a pavement; Disturbed soil sampling from a stockpile; Disturbed soil sampling from a windrow; Disturbed soil sampling in-situ

AS 1289.1.2.1, MR (Qld) Method Q060

Not applicable Site selection - Random sampling; Site selection - Random stratified sampling

AS 1289.1.4.1, AS 1289.1.4.2, MR (Qld) Method Q050

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