Pavement Technology Centre Pty Ltd (PTC)

Site

PTC Altona

Accreditation No.

20208

Site No.

23993

Date of Accreditation

03 Nov 2017

Address

1/20 Ajax Road
Altona, VIC 3018
Australia

ptcentre.com.au

Contact

Mr Andy Ky P: +61 (03) 93159860

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 properties Aggregates Particle size distribution Sieve analysis; Sieve analysis of material finer than 75 µm

AS 1141.11.1, AS 1141.12

Bulk density Compacted; Uncompacted

AS 1141.4

Particle density of coarse aggregate; Water absorption of coarse aggregate Pycnometer

AS 1141.6.2

Water absorption of fine aggregate Not applicable

AS 1141.5

Particle density of fine aggregate Pycnometer

AS 1141.5

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

AS 1141.6.1

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Asphalt adhesion and stripping Asphalts Binder paste drain-off

Austroads Method AGPT/T235

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Asphalt extraction and grading Asphalts Bitumen content and aggregate grading Ignition oven

Austroads Method AGPT/T234

Bitumen content and aggregate grading Reflux

AS/NZS 2891.3.1

MR (Qld) Method Q308C

Moisture content Not applicable

RC (Vic) Method 211.01

Bitumen content and aggregate grading Pressure filter

AS/NZS 2891.3.3

Binder recovery

ASTM D5404

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Asphalt field density Asphalts Characteristic density ratio; Density ratio and air voids; Field density Thin-lift nuclear gauge AS/NZS 2891.14.2, AS/NZS 2891.14.5, RC (Vic) Method 316.00, RC (Vic) Method 316.12
Density ratio and air voids Not applicable

AAA MT002

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

AS/NZS 2891.5

MRWA Method WA731.1

AAA MT001

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Asphalt mix design Asphalts Mix composition Gyratory compaction

RC (Vic) Method 201.12

Mix composition Marshall method

RC (Vic) Method 201.01

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Asphalt performance Asphalts Stripping potential Tensile strength ratio

Austroads Method AGPT/T232

Fatigue life Flexural bending

Austroads Method AGPT/T233

Asphalt particle loss Abrasion

Austroads Method AGPT/T236

Deformation resistance Wheel tracking machine

Austroads Method AGPT/T231

Resilient modulus Indirect tensile

AS/NZS 2891.13.1

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

Austroads AGPT/T220

Specimen conditioning Handling and conditioning

AS/NZS 2891.2.1

Specimen compaction Gyratory compaction

AS/NZS 2891.2.2

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

AS/NZS 2891.9.1, AS/NZS 2891.9.2, AS/NZS 2891.9.3

RC (Vic) 202.02

Maximum density Methylated spirits displacement

AS/NZS 2891.7.3

Voids and density relationship Not applicable

AS/NZS 2891.8

MRWA Method WA733.1

Maximum density Water displacement

AS/NZS 2891.7.1

Sample collection Asphalts Not applicable Uncompacted asphalt

AS/NZS 2891.1.1

Not applicable Extraction of an asphalt core - Wet technique

AS 2891.1.2

Not applicable Extraction of a compacted asphalt slab

AS 2891.1.3

Soils Not applicable Site selection - Random stratified sampling

RC (Vic) Method 316.10

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Materials

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

AS/NZS 2341.8

Water content Karl-Fischer titration

AS 2341.9

Residue on evaporation Not applicable

AS/NZS 2341.23

Analysis of bituminous materials - Properties Bituminous materials Set and cure of bituminous slurry Cohesion

Austroads Method AGPT/T271

ISSA TB 139

Sieve residue Sieve analysis

AS/NZS 2341.26

Anti-stripping agent heat stability; Stone coating ability and water resistance

AS 2341.28

ISSA TB 109, 114

Flash point; Flash point of cutback bitumen Not applicable

AS 2341.14

Density Density bottle

AS 2341.7

Consistency of slurry Flow pattern

Austroads Method AGPT/T270

ISSA TB 106

Penetration of bitumen Not applicable

AS 2341.12

ASTM D5

Torsional recovery Not applicable

Austroads Method AGPT/T122

Abrasion loss Wet track abrasion

Austroads Method AGPT/T272

ISSA TB 100

Softening point Ring and ball

AS 2341.18

Austroads AGPT/T131

Breaking behaviour

AS 2341.29

Viscosity Brookfield viscometer; Dynamic - Capillary tube; Rotational

AS/NZS 2341.2

AS/NZS 2341.4

ASTM D2196

Sample handling and conditioning Not applicable

Austroads Method AGPT/T102

AS/NZS 2341.21

Sedimentation; Segregation of bituminous materials Not applicable

AS/NZS 2341.27

Austroads AGPT/T108

pH of bituminous emulsions Classical

AS 2341.32

Rolling thin film oven (RTFO) Effect of heat and air on a moving film of bitumen

AS/NZS 2341.10

Austroads Method AGPT/T103

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