Qualtest Laboratory (NSW) Pty Ltd

Site

Muswellbrook Laboratory

Accreditation No.

18686

Site No.

23195

Date of Accreditation

02 Dec 2015

Address

9 Glen Munro Road
Muswellbrook, NSW 2333
Australia

qualtest.com.au

Contact

Mr Alan Cullen P: +61 (02) 49684468

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 contaminants Aggregates Clay and fine silt Settling

AS 1141.33; RMS (NSW) Method T268

Foreign material in recycled aggregate Manual classification

RMS (NSW) method T276

Weak particles contaminants Sieve analysis

AS 1141.32; RMS (NSW) Method T202

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

RMS (NSW) method T239

Shape Average least dimension

AS 1141 20.1, 20.2; RMS (NSW) Methods T235, T275

Water absorption of coarse aggregate Not applicable

AS 1141.6.1; RMS (NSW) Method T209

Bulk density Compacted

AS 1141.4

Particle size distribution Sieve analysis

AS 1141.11.1; RMS (NSW) Method T201

Shape Flakiness

AS 1141.15

Bulk density Uncompacted

AS 1141.4

Particle size distribution Sieve analysis of material finer than 75 µm

AS 1141.12; RMS (NSW) Method T203

Particle size distribution Fine particles in road materials

AS 1141.19; RMS (NSW) Method T107;TfNSW T107;

Particle density of coarse aggregate Weighing-in-water

AS 1141.6.1; RMS (NSW) Method T209

Shape Proportional calliper

AS 1141.14; RMS (NSW) Method T213

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate strength Aggregates Wet/dry strength variation Not applicable

AS 1141.22; RMS (NSW) Method T215

Aggregate crushing value Not applicable

AS 1141.21; RMS (NSW) Method T205

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

Compressive strength Cylinder

AS 1012.9; RMS (NSW) Method T306

Specimen preparation Capping of compressive strength specimens

RMS (NSW) method T305

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Concrete, grout and mortar specimen manufacture and curing Concrete, grout and mortar 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 - Soil classification Soils Plastic limit Not applicable

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

Liquid limit Casagrande four point

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

Sieve analysis Not applicable

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

Linear shrinkage Not applicable

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

Plasticity index Casagrande

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

Moisture content Drying oven

AS 1289.2.1.1; RMS (NSW) Method T120

Liquid limit Casagrande one point

AS 1289.3.1.2

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

AS 1289.5.1.1; RMS (NSW) Methods T111, T130

Minimum and maximum dry density Not applicable

AS 1289.5.5.1 

Dry density/moisture content relationship Three compaction point

RMS (NSW) method T162

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

AS 1289.5.4.2 

Dry density/moisture content relationship Modified compactive effort

AS 1289.5.2.1; RMS (NSW) Method T112

Maximum dry density Not applicable

RMS (NSW) method T164

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 Compaction control Hilf

AS 1289.5.7.1

Density - In-situ Nuclear gauge

AS 1289.5.8.1; RMS (NSW) Method T173

Density - In-situ Sand pouring apparatus

RMS (NSW) method T119

Relative compaction Not applicable

RMS (NSW) method T166

Dry density ratio Calculation

AS 1289.5.4.1

Density - In-situ Sand-cone

AS 1289.5.3.1

Density index Not applicable

AS 1289.5.6.1

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil in-situ penetration Soils Penetration in-situ Perth sand penetrometer

AS 1289.6.3.3

Penetration in-situ Dynamic cone AS 1289.6.3.2
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) Method T114

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 Compressive strength Uniaxial unconfined

RMS (NSW) Methods T116, T131

Sample collection Aggregates Not applicable Quarry aggregate from a drill core; Quarry aggregate from a quarry face; Quarry aggregate from a rock spall; Quarry aggregate from boulders

AS 1141.3.2; RMS (NSW) Method T100

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; RMS (NSW) Method T100

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

AS 1012.1; RMS (NSW) Method T300

Soils 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 from an open-drive; Disturbed soil sampling in-situ

AS 1289.1.2.1; RMS (NSW) Method T100

Not applicable Site selection - Random stratified sampling

AS 1289.1.4.2

Not applicable Site selection - Random sampling

AS 1289.1.4.1

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