Powerlink Queensland


Oil and Insulation Laboratory

Accreditation No.


Site No.


Date of Accreditation

13 Feb 1998


33 Harold Street
Virginia, QLD 4014



Mr Vishal Anand P: +61 (07) 38601997


Services available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

Oil and Insulation Laboratory

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Manufactured Goods

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure Limitations
Material performance evaluation of paper and paper products Pulp, paper and paper products Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) Gas chromatography (GC) in-house method A2732047

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)


Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure Limitations
Analysis of lubricants, oils and related products Transformer and other oils Dissolved gas Gas chromatography (GC)

ASTM D3612 method C

in-house methods A2454491 and A2596295

Hindered phenolic antioxidant content Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy (FTIR)

in-house method A2527035

Dielectric loss tangent; Resistivity of transformer insulating oils Direct reading instrument

in-house method A2162309

Furans HPLC

in-house methods A2488590 and A2562701

Aroclor 1016; Aroclor 1221; Aroclor 1232; Aroclor 1242; Aroclor 1248; Aroclor 1254; Aroclor 1260 Gas chromatography (GC)

in-house methods A2118247 and A2488172

Moisture - Coulometric Titration

in-house methods A2162302 and A3331087

Interfacial tension Platinum ring


Dielectric breakdown Direct reading instrument

in-house method A2162306

Colour Visual examination

in-house method A2570586

Neutralisation value (acidity) Autotitration

in-house method A2474242

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