Department of Transport and Main Roads

Site

Materials Services – Townsville

Accreditation No.

2302

Site No.

2686

Date of Accreditation

02 Aug 1989

Address

Gate 1, Jurekey Street
Cluden, QLD 4811
Australia

tmr.qld.gov.au

Contact

Mr Colin Wood P: +61 (07) 44218843

Availability

Services conditionally 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 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

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate properties Aggregates Shape Flakiness

AS 1141.15; MR (Qld) Method Q201

Shape Average least dimension

AS 1141.20.3

Shape Crushed faces

AS 1141.18

Particle density of fine aggregate; Water absorption of fine aggregate Weighing-in-water

AS 1141.5

Particle density of coarse aggregate; Water absorption of coarse aggregate Weighing-in-water

AS 1141.6.1

Particle size distribution Sieve analysis AS 1141.11.1
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
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate strength Aggregates Wet/dry strength variation Not applicable AS 1141.22
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Asphalt extraction and grading Asphalts Bitumen content and aggregate grading Reflux

MR (Qld) Method Q308A; MR (Qld) Method Q308C

Moisture content Not applicable

AS2891.10

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Asphalt field density Asphalts Density ratio and air voids Not applicable

MR (Qld) Method Q314

Field density Nuclear gauge backscatter mode

MR (Qld) Method NGTM N04; MR (Qld) Method NGTM N05; MR (Qld) Method Q306E

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Asphalt specimen manufacture Asphalts Specimen conditioning Handling and conditioning

MR (Qld) Method Q303A; MR (Qld) Method Q303B

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Asphalt volumetric properties Asphalts Bulk density Mensuration; Presaturation; Silicone sealing; Waxing

AS/NZS 2891.9.1, AS/NZS 2891.9.2, AS/NZS 2891.9.3; MR (Qld) Method Q306A (2016), MR (Qld) Method Q306C

Maximum density Water displacement

AS/NZS 2891.7.1; MR (Qld) Method Q307A

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 Compressive strength Cylinder

AS 1012.9

Compressive strength Core

AS 1012.14

Mass per unit volume - Hardened concrete Dimensions

AS 1012.12.1

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

AS 1012.8.1

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Road pavement profile Road pavements Surface evenness Two laser profilometer MR (Qld) Method Q708B
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Road pavement surfacing characteristics Road pavements Texture depth Sand patch

Austroads Method AGPT/T250

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil classification Soils Sieve analysis Fines ratio; Not applicable

AS 1289.3.6.1; MR (Qld) Method Q103A, MR (Qld) Method Q252

Linear shrinkage Not applicable

AS 1289.3.4.1; MR (Qld) Method Q106

Particle density Not applicable

AS 1289.3.5.1

Plasticity index; Weighted plasticity index Casagrande; Cone

AS 1289.3.3.1; MR (Qld) Method Q105, MR (Qld) Method Q253

Moisture content Drying oven; Relative moisture content

AS 1289.2.1.1, MR (Qld) Method Q250

Plastic limit Not applicable

AS 1289.3.2.1; MR (Qld) Method Q105

Liquid limit Casagrande four point; Casagrande one point; Cone four point; Cone one point

AS 1289.3.1.1, AS 1289.3.1.2, AS 1289.3.9.2; MR (Qld) Method Q104A; MR (Qld) Method Q104D

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

AS 1289.5.7.1

Assignment of optimum moisture content/maximum dry density (OMC/MDD) Not applicable

AS 1289.5.4.2; MR (Qld) Method Q144A

Compaction to nominated levels Not applicable

MR (Qld) Method Q145A

Oversize material Oversize material treatment

MR (Qld) Method Q143

Dry density/moisture content relationship Standard compactive effort

AS 1289.5.1.1; MR (Qld) Method Q142A

Dry density/moisture content relationship Modified compactive effort AS 1289.5.2.1, MR (Qld) Method Q142B
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 Field moisture content Nuclear gauge

MR (Qld) Method Q141A, MR (Qld) Method NGTM N01; MR (Qld) Method NGTM N02

Degree of saturation Not applicable

MR (Qld) Method Q146

Characteristic field density values Not applicable

MR (Qld) Method Q020

Density index Not applicable

AS 1289.5.6.1

Density - In-situ Nuclear gauge; Sand-cone

AS 1289.5.3.1; MR (Qld) Method NGTM N01; MR (Qld) Method NGTMN 02; MR (Qld) Method NGTM N03; MR (Qld) Method Q141A; MR (Qld) Method Q141B

Relative compaction Not applicable

AS 1289.5.4.1; MR (Qld) Method Q140A

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil in-situ penetration Soils Penetration in-situ Dynamic cone AS 1289.6.3.2; MR (Qld) Method Q114B
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 pre-treatment Soils Soil pre-treatment Not applicable

AS 1289.1.1; MR (Qld) Method Q101; MR (Qld) Method Q101A; MR (Qld) Method Q101B; MR (Qld) Method Q101C; MR (Qld) Method Q101D; MR (Qld) Method Q101E; MR (Qld) Method Q101F

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil stabilisation Soils Sample preparation Lime stabilisation

MR (Qld) Method Q135A

Sample preparation Modified compaction - UCS specimens; Standard compaction - UCS specimens MR (Qld) Method Q251A, MR (Qld) Method Q251B
Compressive strength Uniaxial unconfined MR (Qld) Method Q115
Lime demand Not applicable

MR (Qld) Method Q133

Stabiliser working time Bituminous stabilisation time; Cementitious stabilisation time

MR (Qld) Method Q136A

Cement content Heat of neutralisation

MR (Qld) Method Q134

Sample preparation Cement stabilisation

MR (Qld) Method Q135A

Curing of moulded specimens Not applicable

MR (Qld) Method Q135B

Sample collection Aggregates Not applicable Aggregate from a pavement; Aggregate from a stockpile

AS 1141.3.1, MR (Qld) Method Q060, MR (Qld) Method Q061

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

AS 2891.1.2

Not applicable Loose asphalt

AS/NZS 2891.1.1

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

Soils Not applicable Site selection - Random stratified sampling

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

Not applicable Disturbed soil sampling from a pavement; Disturbed soil sampling from a stockpile; Dry coring of bound materials

AS 1289.1.2.1; MR (Qld) Method Q060, MR (Qld) Method Q061, MR (Qld) Method Q070

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Materials

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis of bituminous materials - Composition Bituminous materials Insoluble matter in toluene Not applicable

AS 2341.8

Cutter content Modified Dean and Stark

MR (Qld) Method Q372

Analysis of bituminous materials - Properties Bituminous materials Density Not applicable

AS 2341.7; MR (Qld) Method Q331;  MR (Qld) Method Q374

Penetration of bitumen Not applicable

AS 2341.12

Softening point Ring and ball

AS 2341.18; MR (Qld) Method Q334; Austroads Method AGPT/T131

Viscosity Brookfield viscometer; Dynamic - Capillary tube

AS 2341.2; Austroads Method AGPT/T111

Penetration of joint sealants Not applicable

AS 2341.12

Torsional recovery Not applicable

Austroads Method AGPT/T122

Sample handling and conditioning Not applicable

Austroads Method AGPT/T102

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 Annex Facility R, Site No. 25669, is established from 20/07/2021 until 01/10/2021 for the Ingham to Abergowrie Road Upgrade project Northern Districts Rehabilitation Works on 614 for the Department of Transport and Main Roads (Contract numbers. CN-16856 & CN-17277)

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