Queensland Fire and Emergency Services


QFES Research and Scientific Branch

Accreditation No.


Site No.


Date of Accreditation

14 Sep 2012


Special Operations Centre, 24 Corporate Drive
Cannon Hill, QLD 4170


Dr Matthew Smith P: +61 0417617907


Services not available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

QFES Research and Scientific Branch

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)


  • The uncertainty of measurement is reported as an expanded uncertainty having a level of confidence of 95% unless stated otherwise
Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure Limitations
Chemical metrology - Gas analysers Gas analysers ConcentrationNULL Direct measurement by certified reference material

in-house method CAL.001

range and capability as below


With Calibration and Measurement Capability of-
Calibration of gas analysers

C6H14  with catalytic combustion detector (pellistor)
5% of the reading in the range up to 1-100% LEL

CO with electrochemical detector
5%  of the reading in the range up to 1-500 ppm by volume

H2S with electrochemical detector
7%  of the reading in the range up to 1-100 ppm by volume

Owith electrochemical detector
1%  of the reading in the range up to 10-30% by volume

Isobutylene with photo ionisation detector
4%  of the reading in the range up to 0.1 - 9000ppm by volume

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