Transport for NSW

Site

Hunter Region Laboratory – Asset Maintenance Division – Engineering Services

Accreditation No.

3088

Site No.

3081

Date of Accreditation

13 Jul 2020

Address

1-7 Crescent Road
Waratah, NSW 2298
Australia

rms.nsw.gov.au

Contact

Mr Edward Howe P: +61 0427399198

Availability

Services conditionally available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Environment

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis for physical and chemical characteristics Ground waters pH

RMS (NSW) Method T1002

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, RMS (NSW) Method T209

Water absorption of coarse aggregate; Water absorption of fine aggregate Not applicable

AS 1141.6.1, RMS (NSW) Method T209

AS 1141.5, RMS (NSW) Method T210
Particle size distribution Sieve analysis of material finer than 75 µm

AS 1141.12, RMS (NSW) Method T203

Shape Crushed faces

AS 1141.18, RMS (NSW) Method T239

Shape Proportional calliper

AS 1141.14, RMS (NSW) Method T213

Shape Average least dimension

AS 1141.20.1, RMS (NSW) Method T235

Particle size distribution Sieve analysis

AS 1141.11.1, RMS (NSW) Method T201

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate strength Aggregates Wet/dry strength variation Not applicable RMS (NSW) Method T215
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Asphalt volumetric properties Asphalts Bulk density Presaturation

AS/NZS 2891.9.2

Voids and density relationship Not applicable

AS/NZS 2891.8 (clause 5(a) only)

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, RMS (NSW) Method T301

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, RMS (NSW) Method T316

Mass per unit volume - Hardened concrete Water displacement

AS 1012.12.2, RMS (NSW) Method T317

Compressive strength Core; Cylinder

AS 1012.9, AS 1012.14, RMS (NSW) Method T306, RMS (NSW) Method T310

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Concrete, grout and mortar specimen manufacture and curing Concrete, grout and mortar Specimen conditioning Wet conditioning of hardened concrete core specimens

AS 1012.14

Specimen manufacture and curing Curing cylinder specimens in the laboratory; In-situ manufacture and curing of cylindrical specimens

AS 1012.8.1, RMS (NSW) Method T304

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Road pavement profile Road pavements Ride quality Laser profilometer

RMS (NSW) Method T187, RMS (NSW) Method T188

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Road pavement surfacing characteristics Road pavements Texture depth Sand patch

RMS (NSW) Method T240

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil classification Soils Moisture content Drying oven

AS 1289.2.1.1, RMS (NSW) Method T120

Plasticity index Casagrande

AS 1289.3.3.1, RMS (NSW) Method T109;TfNSW T109;TfNSW T105;

Plastic limit Not applicable

AS 1289.3.2.1, RMS (NSW) Method T109;TfNSW T109;TfNSW T105;

Liquid limit Casagrande four point; Casagrande one point

AS 1289.3.1.1, AS 1289.3.1.2, RMS (NSW) Method T108;TfNSW T108;TfNSW T105;

Linear shrinkage Not applicable

AS 1289.3.4.1, RMS (NSW) Method T113;TfNSW T113;

Sieve analysis

AS 1289.3.6.1, RMS (NSW) Method T106;TfNSW T106;

Fine particles in road materials Not applicable

RMS (NSW) Method T107;TfNSW T107;

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil compaction characteristics Soils Dry density/moisture content relationship Modified compactive effort

RMS (NSW) Method T112

Dry density/moisture content relationship Standard compactive effort

AS 1289.5.1.1, RMS (NSW) Method T111, RMS (NSW) Method T130

Dry density/moisture content relationship Three compaction point

RMS (NSW) Method T162

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 Nuclear gauge

AS 1289.5.8.1, RMS (NSW) Method T173

Dry density ratio Calculation

AS 1289.5.4.1

Density - In-situ Sand pouring apparatus

RMS (NSW) Method T119

Relative compaction Not applicable

RMS (NSW) Method T166

Compaction control Hilf

AS 1289.5.7.1

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil laboratory bearing properties Soils Bearing ratio Remoulded specimens RMS (NSW) Method T117, RMS (NSW) Method T132
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil natural contaminants Soils Acidity pH

AS 1289.4.3.1, RMS (NSW) Method T123, RMS (NSW) Method T103;TfNSW T103;TfNSW T105;0

Acidity - Potential pH

RMS (NSW) Method T103;TfNSW T103;TfNSW T105;1

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

AS 1289.1.1, RMS (NSW) Method T105;TfNSW T105;

Soil pre-treatment Accelerated weathering pre-treatment

RMS (NSW) Method T103;TfNSW T103;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 Stabiliser working time Not applicable

RMS (NSW) Method T147

Compressive strength Uniaxial unconfined

RMS (NSW) Method T116, RMS (NSW) Method T131

Sample collection Aggregates Not applicable Aggregate from a stockpile

AS 1141.3.1, RMS (NSW) Method T100

Asphalts Not applicable Extraction of an asphalt core - Dry technique; Extraction of an asphalt core - Wet technique

AS 2891.1.2, RMS (NSW) Method T631;TfNSW T631;, RMS (NSW) Method T632;TfNSW T632;

Concrete, grout and mortar Not applicable Hardened concrete by coring

AS 1012.14

Not applicable Fresh concrete from a mixer; Fresh concrete from deposited concrete

AS 1012.1, RMS (NSW) Method T300

Soils Not applicable Disturbed soil sampling from a stockpile

AS 1289.1.2.1, RMS (NSW) Method T100

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