Liquid Labs WA

Site

Liquid Labs WA Laboratory

Accreditation No.

19872

Site No.

23230

Date of Accreditation

22 Aug 2016

Address

Unit 16B , 81 Briggs Street
Carlisle, WA 6101
Australia

liquidlabswa.com.au

Contact

Mr Ryan Groves P: +61 (08) 94723349

Availability

Services available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Infrastructure and Asset Integrity

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure Limitations
Establishment of annex facilities Materials defined by all or some for which the site is accredited Determinations defined by all or some for which the site is accredited Techniques defined by all or some for which the site is accredited
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate abrasion Aggregates Abrasion resistance Los Angeles machine value AS 1141.23; MR WA Method WA220.1
Abrasion resistance Resistance to wear by attrition AS 1141.27
Abrasion resistance Los Angeles machine value MRWA Method WA220.2
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate binder adhesion Aggregates Resistance to stripping Plate test

AS 1141.50

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate contaminants Aggregates Clay and fine silt Settling

AS 1141.33

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate properties Aggregates Bulk density Compacted

AS 1141.4

Particle size distribution Sieve analysis

AS 1141.11.1; MRWA Method WA210.1

Particle size distribution Sieve analysis of material finer than 75 µm

AS 1141.12

Moisture content Drying oven

AS 1289 2.1.1; MRWA Method WA212.1

Particle density of coarse aggregate Weighing-in-water

AS 1141.6.1

Shape Flakiness

AS 1141.15; MRWA Method WA216.1

Shape Proportional calliper

AS 1141.14

Bulk density Uncompacted

AS 1141.4

Particle density of fine aggregate Weighing-in-water

AS 1141.5

Shape Average least dimension

AS 1141.20.1, AS 1141.20.2, AS 1141.20.3,

MRWA Method WA215.1
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate soundness Aggregates Soundness Accelerated soundness index AS 1141.29
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 - Asphalt specimen manufacture Asphalts Specimen conditioning Handling and conditioning

MRWA Method WA705.1 (clause 6.2.1)

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Asphalt volumetric properties Asphalts Bulk density; Voids and density relationship Not applicable MRWA Method WA733.1 sections 5.2, 6.2, 6.3
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Masonry, concrete and clay unit properties Masonry, concrete and clay units Compressive strength Not applicable

RLBMA Method Section 3 Appendix A

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Road pavement surfacing characteristics Road pavements Layer thickness Not applicable MRWA Method WA330.1
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil chemical properties Soils Calcium carbonate content Not applicable MRWA Method WA915.1
Organic matter Loss on ignition (LOI) ASTM D2974
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil classification Soils Plasticity index Cone

AS 1289.3.3.2; MRWA Method WA122.1

Moisture content Drying oven

AS 1289.2.1.1; MRWA Method WA110.1

Including mobile testing capability
Liquid limit Casagrande four point

AS 1289.3.1.1;MRWA Method WA120.1

Including mobile testing capability
Liquid limit Cone four point

AS 1289.3.9.1

MRWA Method WA120.2

Including mobile testing capability
Plastic limit Not applicable

AS 1289.3.2.1; MRWA Method WA121.1

Including mobile testing capability
Liquid limit Cone one point

AS 1289.3.9.2

Including mobile testing capability
Liquid limit Casagrande one point

AS 1289.3.1.2

Including mobile testing capability
Description, identification and classification Not applicable AS 1726 Tables 9 and 10 (Laboratory classification elements only) 
Sieve analysis Not applicable

AS 1289.3.6.1; MRWA Method WA115.1; MRWA Method WA115.2

Including mobile testing capability
Linear shrinkage Not applicable

AS 1289.3.4.1; MRWA Method WA123.1

Including mobile testing capability
Plasticity index Casagrande

AS 1289.3.3.1; MRWA Method WA122.1

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

Dry density/moisture content relationship Standard compactive effort

AS 1289.5.1.1; MRWA Method WA132.1; MRWA Method WA132.2

including mobile testing capability
Dry density/moisture content relationship Modified compactive effort

AS 1289.5.2.1; MRWA Method WA133.1; MRWA Method WA133.2

Including mobile testing capability
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil dispersion Soils Dispersion Emerson class AS 1289.3.8.1
Dispersion Pinhole AS 1289.3.8.3
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil electrical properties Soils Electrical resistance Not applicable AS 1289.4.4.1
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil field density Soils Moisture ratio Measured

AS 1289.5.4.1; MRWA Method WA136.1

Density - In-situ Nuclear gauge

AS 1289.5.8.1; MRWA Method WA324.2

Dry density ratio Statistical selection of reference values

MRWA Method WA134.1

Compaction control Hilf AS 1289.5.7.1
Dry density ratio Calculation

AS 1289.5.4.1; MRWA Method WA134.1

Moisture ratio Statistical selection of reference values

MRWA Method WA136.1

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil in-situ penetration Soils Penetration in-situ Dynamic cone; Perth sand penetrometer AS 1289.6.3.2
AS 1289.6.3.3
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil laboratory bearing properties Soils Bearing ratio Remoulded specimens AS 1289.6.1.1; MRWA Method WA141.1
Compressive strength Uniaxial maximum dry MRWA Method WA140.1
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil modulus and deformation Soils Resilient modulus Permanent deformation Austroads Method AGPT/T053,
MRWA Method WA142.2, MRWA Method WA142.3
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil permeability Soils Permeability Constant head for a remoulded specimen AS 1289.6.7.1
Permeability Falling head for a remoulded specimen
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil pre-treatment Soils Soil pre-treatment Not applicable

AS 1289.1.1; MRWA Method WA105.1

Including mobile testing capability
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil stabilisation Soils Compressive strength Uniaxial unconfined

MRWA Method WA143.1

Sample collection Aggregates Not applicable Aggregate from a stockpile

AS 1141.3.1,

MRWA Method WA200.1
Asphalts Not applicable Extraction of an asphalt core - Dry technique; Extraction of an asphalt core - Wet technique

MRWA Method WA701.1

Soils Not applicable Site selection - Random sampling

AS 1289.1.4.1; MRWA Method WA0.1

Not applicable Disturbed sampling from earthwork; Disturbed soil sampling from a face; 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;MRWA Method WA100.1

Not applicable Disturbed soil sampling from a face; Disturbed soil sampling from a stockpile; Disturbed soil sampling from an open-drive

AS 1141.3.1

Not applicable Site selection - Random stratified sampling

AS 1289.1.4.2; MRWA Method WA100.1

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Materials

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis of bituminous materials - Composition Bituminous materials Rubber content Not applicable MRWA Method WA238.1
Analysis of bituminous materials - Properties Bituminous materials Viscosity Rotational

AS/NZS 2341.4

Viscosity Dynamic - Capillary tube

AS/NZS 2341.2

Penetration of bitumen Not applicable

AS 2341.12

Softening point Ring and ball

AS 2341.18

Torsional recovery Not applicable

Austroads Method AGPT/T122

Segregation of bituminous materials Not applicable

Austroads Method AGPT/T108

Sample handling and conditioning Not applicable

AS/NZS 2341.21; Austroads Method AGPT/T102

Rolling thin film oven (RTFO) Effect of heat and air on a moving film of bitumen

AS/NZS 2341.10

Viscosity Brookfield viscometer

Austroads Method AGPT/T111

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Infrastructure and Asset Integrity

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure Limitations
Annex facility Materials defined by all or some for which the site is accredited Determinations defined by all or some for which the site is accredited Techniques defined by all or some for which the site is accredited RNC Midwest Repairs 2 Annex Facility Site No. 25531 is acknowledged from 10 March 2021 until 31 August 2021 for RNC Midwest Repairs 2020 project, for WA Stabilising contract No. MWG-S-232

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Infrastructure and Asset Integrity

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure Limitations
Annex facility Materials defined by all or some for which the site is accredited Determinations defined by all or some for which the site is accredited Techniques defined by all or some for which the site is accredited Southern Cross annex facility 25609 is established from 20/05/2021 until 30/09/2021 for contract 0041 Great Eastern Highway Low Cost Shoulder Sealing for DM Roads.

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