Boral Resources (NSW) Pty Ltd

Site

Materials Technical Services – Boral Construction Materials

Accreditation No.

547

Site No.

540

Date of Accreditation

31 Aug 1965

Address

3-5 Gibbon Road
Baulkham Hills, NSW 2153
Australia

boral.com.au

Contact

Mr George Benetis P: +61 (02) 96249914

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; RMS (NSW) Method T204; ASTM D7428
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate binder adhesion Aggregates Initial adhesion; Resistance to stripping Not applicable; Standard plate

AS 1141.50; RMS (NSW) Method T230; T238

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate contaminants Aggregates Clay and fine silt; Foreign material in recycled aggregate; Light particles contaminants; Organic impurities; Sugar; Sulfur - Present as water-soluble sulfate; Weak particles contaminants Colour test; Segregation by density; Settling; Sieve analysis

AS 1141.31; As 1141.32; AS 1141.33; AS 1141.34; AS 1141.35; AS 1141.36;

RMS (NSW) Methods T202; T218; T219; T260; T264; T268; T269; T276

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate polishing Aggregates Polished aggregate friction value Horizontal wheel; Pendulum friction test AS 1141.41; AS 1141.42; RMS (NSW) Methods T231; T233
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate properties Aggregates Moisture content Drying oven

RMS (NSW) Method T262

Shape Average least dimension; Crushed faces; Flakiness; Proportional calliper; Ratio greatest to least dimension

AS 1141.14; AS 1141.15; AS 1141.18; AS 1141.20.1; AS 1141.20.2; AS 1141.20.3;

RMS (NSW) Methods T213; T235; T239; T275; T278

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

AS 1141.5; AS 1141.6.1; NZS 3111 Part 16; RMS (NSW) Methods T209, T210

Particle size distribution Fine particles in road materials; Sieve analysis; Sieve analysis of material finer than 2 ?m; Sieve analysis of material finer than 75 µm

AS 1141.11.1; AS 1141.12; AS 1141.13; AS 1141.19; RMS (NSW) Methods T201, T203; T270; MTS-AGG-1

Bulk density; Shape Assessment by flow time and void content; Compacted; Uncompacted

AS 1141.4; NZS 3111 Part 19; RMS (NSW) Methods T211; T212; T279; ASSHTO T304, MTS-AGG-1

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate reactivity Aggregates Alkali reactivity; Alkali reactivity potential Accelerated mortar bar; Length change of concrete

AS 1141.60.1; AS 1141.60.2; RMS (NSW) Method T363; T364;
RC (Vic) Method 376.03
ASTM C1260; ASTM C1293

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate soundness Aggregates Soundness Degradation factor on coarse aggregate; Degradation factor on fine aggregate; Degradation factor on source rock; Exposure to sodium sulfate solution; Methylene blue value

AS 1141.24; AS 1141.25.1; AS 1141.25.2; AS 1141.25.3; AS 1141. 66; RMS (NSW) MethodS T266; T659

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate strength Aggregates Aggregate crushing value; Wet/dry strength variation Not applicable AS 1141.21; AS 1141.22; RMS (NSW) Method T205; T215
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Asphalt extraction and grading Asphalts Bitumen content and aggregate grading Reflux

AS/NZS 2891.3.1, RMS (NSW) Method T607

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Asphalt filler Asphalts Apparent particle density of filler; Voids in dry compacted filler; Water soluble fraction of filler Not applicable AS/NZS 1141.7; AS/NZS 1141.8; AS/NZS 1141.17
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Asphalt mechanical properties Asphalts Marshall stability and flow Not applicable

AS/NZS 2891.5, RMS (NSW) Method T604

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Asphalt performance Asphalts Fatigue life; Resilient modulus; Wheel tracking stability Flexural bending; Indirect tensile; Wheel tracking machine

AS/NZS 2891.13.1, Austroads Methods AGPT/T231; AGPT/T233; AGPT/T274

Stripping potential Tensile strength ratio

RMS (NSW) Methods T640; T649; Austroads method AGPT/T232

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Asphalt specimen manufacture Asphalts Specimen compaction; Specimen conditioning Compaction of asphalt slabs; Gyratory compaction; Handling and conditioning

AS/NZS 2891.2.1, AS/NZS 2891.2.2, AS/NZS 2891.5, RMS (NSW) Method T602, Austroads Method AGPT/T220

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Asphalt volumetric properties Asphalts Bulk density; Maximum density; Voids and density relationship Mensuration; Methylated spirits displacement; Presaturation; Water displacement; Waxing

AS/NZS 2891.7.3, AS/NZS 2891.8, AS/NZS 2891.9.1, AS/NZS 2891.9.2, AS/NZS 2891.9.3, RMS (NSW) Methods T605, AS/NZS 2891.7.1

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Concrete, grout and mortar chemical tests Concrete, grout and mortar Chloride level in hardened concrete; Chloride penetration resistance; Sulfate level in hardened concrete Nitric acid; Nordtest method; Water soluble AS 1012.20.1; AS 1012 20.2; ASTM C1202; AASHTO T277; CSA A23.2-4B; Nordtest Method NT Build 492
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Concrete, grout and mortar consistence in-situ Concrete, grout and mortar Compactibility index; Compaction factor; Segregation; Slump flow; Vebe value Cone; J-ring; L-box; Sieve analysis; T500

AS 1012.3.1; AS 1012.3.3; AS 1012.3.4; AS 1012.3.5; ASTM C1611; ASTM C1621; ASTM C1712; EN 12350-11; BS EN 12350 -10

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Concrete, grout and mortar deformation Concrete, grout and mortar Modulus of elasticity Poisson's ratio; Static chord modulus AS 1012.17
Creep Not applicable AS 1012.16
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Concrete, grout and mortar permeability Concrete, grout and mortar Permeability Voids - No fines concrete; Volume change with water absorption - Permeable voids AS 1012.21; AS 3799 Appendix B; RMS (NSW) Methods T362; T377; T378;  DIN EN 12390-8
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Concrete, grout and mortar properties Concrete, grout and mortar Bleeding In-situ analysis - Freshly mixed concrete

AS 1012.6

Flexural strength Modulus of rupture

AS 1012.11

Mass per unit volume - Fresh concrete In-situ measurement using fixed volume measure

AS 1012.5

Compressive strength Core; Cube; Cylinder

AS 1012.9; AS 1012.14

Air content of freshly mixed concrete Reduced air pressure

AS 1012.4.2

Mass per unit volume - Hardened concrete Dimensions; Water displacement

AS 1012.12.1; AS 1012.12.2

Indirect tensile strength Brazil

AS 1012.10

Setting time - In-situ; Setting time - Laboratory Not applicable

AS 1012.18

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Concrete, grout and mortar shrinkage Concrete, grout and mortar Drying shrinkage specimen measurement Not applicable AS 1012.13
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Concrete, grout and mortar specimen manufacture and curing Concrete, grout and mortar Specimen conditioning; Specimen manufacture; Specimen manufacture and curing Curing cylinder specimens in the laboratory; Dry conditioning of hardened concrete core specimens; In-situ manufacture and curing of cylindrical specimens; In-situ manufacture and curing of drying shrinkage specimens; In-situ manufacture and curing of flexural strength specimens; Manufacture and curing of cylindrical specimens in the laboratory; Manufacture and curing of drying shrinkage specimens in the laboratory; Manufacture and curing of flexural strength specimens in the laboratory; Mixing concrete in the laboratory; Wet conditioning of hardened concrete core specimens

AS 1012.8.1; AS 1012.8.2; AS 1012.8.4; AS 1012.14;

RMS (NSW) Method T304; RMS (NSW) Method T376

Specimen manufacture Mixing concrete in the laboratory AS 1012.2
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Masonry, concrete and clay unit properties Masonry, concrete and clay units Size Not applicable

AS 4046.1; AS 4046.2

Resistance to salt attack Not applicable

AS 4046.7; AS 4456.10 (Method B)

Permeability; Water absorption Not applicable

AS 4046.4; As 4046.5; AS/NZS 4058 Appendix F

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Road pavement surfacing characteristics Road pavements Skid resistance British pendulum portable tester

AS 4663 Appendix A; AS 4586 Appendix A

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Rock properties Rocks Point load strength index Not applicable

AS 4133.4.1; RMS (NSW) Method T223

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil chemical properties Soils Organic matter; Solids - Deposited; Soluble sulfate Acid extraction; Gravimetric; Loss on ignition (LOI) AS 1289.4.1.1; AS 1289.4.2.1; RMS (NSW) Methods  T1010; T1011; BS 1377 Part 3 Section 5
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil classification Soils Fine particles in road materials; Linear shrinkage; Liquid limit; Moisture content; Particle density; Plastic limit; Plasticity index; Sieve analysis Casagrande; Casagrande four point; Casagrande one point; Drying oven

AS 1289.2.1.1; AS 1289.3.1.1; AS 1289.3.1.2; AS 1289.3.2.1; AS 1289.3.3.1; AS 1289.3.4.1; AS 1289.3.5.1; AS 1289.3.6.1;

RMS (NSW) Methods T106;TfNSW T106;; T107;TfNSW T107;; T108;TfNSW T108;TfNSW T105;; T109;TfNSW T109;TfNSW T105;; T113;TfNSW T113;; T120; T127;

MR (Qld) Methods Q102A; Q103A

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

AS 1289.5.1.1; AS 1289.5.2.1; AS 1289.5.5.1; RMS (NSW) Methods T111; T112; T130

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil dispersion Soils Dispersion Sand equivalent AS 1289.3.7.1
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil electrical properties Soils Electrical resistance Not applicable AS 1289.4.4.1; RMS (NSW) Method T185
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil laboratory bearing properties Soils Bearing ratio Remoulded specimens AS 1289.6.1.1; RMS (NSW) Methods T117; T132
Compressive strength Uniaxial maximum dry RMS (NSW) Methods T114; T116; T131
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil natural contaminants Soils Acidity; Acidity - Potential pH AS 1289.4.3.1, RMS (NSW) Method T123
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil permeability Soils Permeability Constant head for a remoulded specimen; Falling head for a remoulded specimen AS 1289.6.7.1; AS 1289.6.7.2
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil pre-treatment Soils Soil pre-treatment Accelerated weathering pre-treatment; Repeated compaction pre-treatment

AS 1289.1.1; RMS (NSW) Methods T102;TfNSW T102;TfNSW T105;; T103;TfNSW T103;TfNSW T105;; T105; MR (Qld) Method Q101

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil shear strength Soils Shear strength Direct shear force; Effective angle of internal friction AS 1289.6.2.2; MR (Qld) Method Q181C
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil stabilisation Soils Cement content; Lime content Ethylenediamine tetra-acetic acid (EDTA) titration

AS 5101.3.2; RMS (NSW) Method T143

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil triaxial strength Soils Triaxial strength Modified triaxial confined; Modified triaxial unconfined RMS (NSW) Method T171
Sample collection Aggregates Not applicable Quarry aggregate from a rock spall; Quarry aggregate from gabion

MTS-AGG-1

Not applicable Aggregate from a bin; Aggregate from a conveyor belt; Aggregate from a pavement; Aggregate from a stockpile; Aggregate from a truck; Aggregate from a windrow

AS 1141.3.1

Asphalts Not applicable Extraction of a compacted asphalt slab; Extraction of an asphalt core - Dry technique; Uncompacted asphalt

AS/NZS 2891.1.1; AS 2891.1.2

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

AS 1012.1; AS 1012.14

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Materials

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis of bituminous materials - Properties Bituminous materials Sample handling and conditioning Not applicable

Austroads Method AGPT/T102

Sedimentation Not applicable

Austroads Method AGPT/T108

Flash point Cleveland open cup

ASTM D92

Softening point Ring and ball

AS 2341.18; Austroads Method AGPT/T131

Sieve residue Sieve analysis

AS/NZS 2341.20

Torsional recovery Not applicable

Austroads Method AGPT/T122

Ductility; Viscosity Brookfield viscometer; Dynamic - Capillary tube; Kinematic; Rotational

AS/NZS 2341.2, AS/NZS 2341.4, Austroads Method AGPT/T111, ASTM D7175 

Penetration of bitumen Not applicable

AS 2341.12

Density Density bottle

AS 2341.7

Ductility; Durability; Permanent recovery and creep; Rolling thin film oven (RTFO) Dynamic shear rheometer; Effect of heat and air on a moving film of bitumen

ASTM D2872; ASTM D7405; Austroads Method AGPT/T192; AASHTO T315; AASHTO T350

Analysis of cements and cementitious materials - Composition Cement products Insoluble residue Not applicable

AS 2350.9

Water content Not applicable

AS 3583.2

Cement products; Pozzolanic materials Loss on ignition Not applicable

AS 3583.3

Pozzolanic materials Sulfur trioxide (sulfuric anhydride) Classical - Dry ingredients; Classical - Hydrated material

AS 3583.8

Analysis of cements and cementitious materials - Properties Cement products Drying shrinkage; Length change Length change with exposure to sulfate solution

AS 2350.13; AS 2350.14

Sample preparation of portland and blended cement Not applicable

AS 2350.12

Consistency; Setting time Not applicable

AS 2350.3; AS 2350.4

Fineness; Fineness index Air permeability; Not applicable

AS 2350.8; AS 3583.1

Soundness Not applicable

AS 2350.5

Cement products; Pozzolanic materials Accelerated pozzolanic strength activity; Compressive strength; Relative strength and water requirement Not applicable

AS 2350.11; AS 3583.6; ASTM C1240 Part 16

Pozzolanic materials Relative density (specific gravity) Displacement

AS 3583.5

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