Fulton Hogan Industries Pty Ltd


Pavement and Materials Engineering – Binders Laboratory

Accreditation No.


Site No.


Date of Accreditation

07 Jan 1992


25 Groves Avenue
Mcgraths Hill, NSW 2756



Mr Khoa Vo P: +61 (02) 45875129


Services conditionally 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 binder adhesion Aggregates Resistance to stripping Plate test

AS 1141.50 and RMS (NSW) method T230

Initial adhesion Not applicable

RMS (NSW) method T238

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)


Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis of bituminous materials - Composition Bituminous materials Rubber content Not applicable

RMS (NSW) method T737

Water content Dean and Stark

AS 2341.9

Insoluble matter in toluene Not applicable

AS/NZS 2341.8

Recovery of residue Not applicable

AS/NZS 2341.30

Residue on evaporation Not applicable

AS/NZS 2341.23

Non-aqueous volatiles Calculation by difference

AS/NZS 2341.24

Analysis of bituminous materials - Properties Bituminous materials Density Density bottle

AS 2341.7

Segregation of bituminous materials Not applicable

Austroads method AGPT/T108 

Durability Accelerated aging viscosity increase Austroads Method AGPT/T194
Sample recovery Solvent extraction Austroads Method AGPT/T191
pH of bituminous emulsions Classical AS 2341.32
Penetration of bitumen Not applicable

AS 2341.12

Permanent recovery and creep Dynamic shear rheometer AASHTO Method T350
Classification of slurry surfacing materials Schulze-Breuer and Ruck ISSA TB-144
Ease of remixing Not applicable

Austroads method AGPT/T109

Stress ratio Direct shear rheometer Austroads Method AGPT/T125
Viscosity Brookfield viscometer

Austroads method AGPT/T111

Softening point Ring and ball

AS 2341.18 and Austroads method AGPT/T131

Flash point of polymer modified binder Not applicable

Austroads method AGPT/T112

Sieve residue Sieve analysis

AS/NZS 2341.26

Flash point of cutback bitumen Not applicable

AS 2341.16

Ductility Not applicable

AS 2341.11

Abrasion loss Wet track abrasion Austroads Method AGPT/T272
Viscosity Dynamic - Capillary tube

AS/NZS 2341.2

Sample handling and conditioning Not applicable

AS/NZS 2341.21, Austroads method AGPT/T102

Sedimentation Not applicable

AS/NZS 2341.27, In-house Method FHMS 09

Stone coating ability and water resistance Not applicable

AS 2341.28

Consistency of bitumen emulsion Derived Engler calculation

AS 2341.25

Consistency; Stiffness Not applicable In-house Method FHMS 04
Rolling thin film oven (RTFO) Effect of heat and air on a moving film of bitumen

AS/NZS 2341.10, Austroads method AGPT/T103

Viscosity Not applicable Austroads Method AGPT/ T192, AGPT/T193, AASHTO Method T315
Breaking behaviour Setting time

AS 2341.29

Excess binder Loaded wheel Austroads Method AGPT/T273
Flash point Not applicable AS 2341.14
Consistency; Elastic recovery; Stiffness Not applicable

Austroads method AGPT/T121

Torsional recovery Not applicable

Austroads method AGPT/T122

Particle charge Not applicable

AS/NZS 2341.22

Cutback bitumen composition Distillation

AS 2341.15

Compressive limit Not applicable

Austroads method AGPT/T132

Set and cure of bituminous slurry Cohesion Austroads Method AGPT/T271
Homogeneity of liquid pre-coats and adhesion agents Not applicable

RMS (NSW) method T590

Viscosity Rotational

AS/NZS 2341.4

Sample collection Bituminous materials Not applicable Residual bitumens from tanks, tankers and drums

AS 2008

Not applicable Bitumen emulsions from tanks, tankers and drums

AS 1160 Appendix A

Not applicable Polymer modified bitumens from tanks, tankers and drums

Austroads method AGPT/T101

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