SGS Australia Pty Ltd


Gladstone Laboratory

Accreditation No.


Site No.


Date of Accreditation

31 Jul 1992


79 Hanson Road
Gladstone, QLD 4680


Mr Omer Bener P: +61 (07) 49726591


Services available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

Gladstone Laboratory

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)


Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure Limitations


Analysis of coals, coke, charcoal and related products
Coal; Coke Froth flotation - Sequential Classical

AS 4156.2.2

Froth flotation - Basic Classical

AS 4156.2.1

Analysis of coals, coke, charcoal and related products Coal Chlorine X-ray fluorescence (XRF) in-house method ME-AU-MINEM-AN-073
Coal ash; Coke ash Aluminium; Barium; Calcium; Iron; Magnesium; Manganese; Phosphorus; Potassium; Silicon; Sodium; Strontium; Sulfur; Titanium; Zinc X-ray fluorescence (XRF) AS 1038.14.3, ISO 13605, ASTM D4326
Coal; Coke Size analysis Sieve analysis

AS 3881 (2002)

BS 1016.109

BS/ISO 1953

ASTM D4749

Ash fusibility Gravimetric

AS 1038.15 (1995)

ASTM D1857

BS/ISO 540

Moisture Gravimetric

AS 1038.3 (2000)

ASTM D3173

Plasticity Gieseler plastometer

AS 1038.12.4.1 (1996)

Moisture - Total Gravimetric

AS 1038.1 (B and C) (2001)

ASTM D3302

BS 1016.1

ISO 589

Hardgrove grindability index Classical



BS/ISO 5074

Dilation Dilatometer

AS 1038.12.3 (2002)

Float and sink analysis Classical

AS 4156.1

Caking power Gray King coke test

AS 1038.12.2

Proximate analysis Gravimetric

AS 1038.3 (2000)

BS/ISO 562
BS/ISO 1171
BSISO 11722  
Ash Gravimetric

AS 1038.3 (2000)

ASTM D3174

BS/ISO 1171

Caking index Classical

BS/ISO 15585

Crucible swelling number; Free swelling index Classical

AS 1038.12.1 (2002)


BS/ISO 501
Carbon; Hydrogen; Nitrogen; Ultimate analysis Carbon, hydrogen and nitrogen (CHN) analyser

AS 1038.6.4 (2005)

ASTM D5373

BS/ISO 29541

Relative density (specific gravity) Volumetric

AS 1038.21.1.2

Moisture holding capacity Gravimetric

AS 1038.17

Gross calorific value Bomb calorimeter

AS 1038.5 (1998)

ASTM D5865

BS/ISO 1928

Sulfur - Total; Ultimate analysis Infrared (IR)

AS 1038.6.3.3

ASTM D5016

BS/ISO 19579 
Volatile matter Gravimetric

AS 1038.3 (2000)

BS/ISO 562

ISO 562

ASTM D3175

Sample collection Coals, coke, charcoal and related products Precision of sampling, sample preparation and testing Sampling from stationary lots

AS 4264.1

ASTM D2013

ASTM D2234




BS/ISO 18283

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