Macquarie Geotechnical Pty Ltd

Site

Sydney Laboratory

Accreditation No.

14874

Site No.

22365

Date of Accreditation

23 Jul 2015

Address

Unit 7 and Unit 8 / 10 Bradford Street
Alexandria, NSW 2015
Australia

macgeo.com.au

Contact

Mr Nathan Russell P: +61 (02) 63322011

Availability

Services available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Infrastructure and Asset Integrity

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure Limitations
Establishment of annex facilities Materials defined by all or some for which the site is accredited Determinations defined by all or some for which the site is accredited Techniques defined by all or some for which the site is accredited
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate contaminants Aggregates Foreign material in recycled aggregate Manual classification

RMS (NSW) Method T276

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate properties Aggregates Particle size distribution Fine particles in road materials

AS 1141.19

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Rock properties Rocks Compressive strength Uniaxial load rate controlled

AS 4133.4.2.1

RMS (NSW) Method T229
Compressive strength Uniaxial strain rate controlled

AS 4133.4.2.2

Porosity Not applicable

AS 4133.2.1.2; AS 4133.2.1.1

Point load strength index Not applicable

AS 4133.4.1; RMS (NSW) Method T223

Density Buoyancy; Callipers

AS 4133.2.1.2; AS 4133.2.1.1

Indirect tensile strength Brazil

RMS (NSW) Method T222; ASTM D3967-08

Moisture content Drying oven

AS 4133.1.1.1

Deformation Strain rate controlled AS4133.4.3.2
Deformation Load rate controlled AS4133.4.3.1
Direct shear strength Not applicable

ASTM D5607

Slake durability index Not applicable

AS 4133.3.4

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil classification Soils Liquid limit Casagrande four point; Casagrande one point

AS 1289.3.1.1; AS 1289.3.1.2;  RMS (NSW) Method T108;TfNSW T108;TfNSW T105;

Linear shrinkage Not applicable

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

Plastic limit Not applicable

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

Sieve analysis Not applicable

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

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

Fine particles in road materials Not applicable

RMS (NSW) Method T107;TfNSW T107;

Description, identification and classification Not applicable

AS 1726 Appendix A Section A2 (Laboratory tests only)

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) Method T111; RMS (NSW) Method T130

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

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil consolidation Soils Consolidation One-dimensional AS 1289.6.6.1
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil dispersion Soils Dispersion Pinhole AS 1289.3.8.3
Dispersion Emerson class AS 1289.3.8.1
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil field density Soils Density - In-situ Nuclear gauge

AS 1289.5.8.1

RMS(NSW) Method T173
Moisture ratio Measured

AS 1289.5.4.1

Density - In-situ Sand pouring apparatus RMS(NSW) Method T119
Dry density ratio Calculation; Statistical selection of reference values RMS (NSW) Method-T162
Relative compaction Not applicable

RMS (NSW) Method T166

Compaction control Hilf

AS 1289.5.7.1

Dry density ratio Calculation

AS 1289.5.4.1

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil fine particles Soils Fine particle analysis Hydrometer AS 1289.3.6.3, RMS (NSW) Method T190
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil laboratory bearing properties Soils Bearing ratio Remoulded specimens AS 1289.6.1.1; RMS (NSW) Method T117; RMS (NSW) Method T132
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil permeability Soils Permeability Flexible wall permeameter AS 1289.6.7.3
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil pre-treatment Soils Soil pre-treatment Accelerated weathering pre-treatment; Repeated compaction pre-treatment

AS1289 1.1;RMS (NSW) Methods T102;TfNSW T102;TfNSW T105;; RMS (NSW) Methods T103;TfNSW T103;TfNSW T105;; RMS (NSW) Methods T105 

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil reactivity Soils Reactivity Shrink/swell AS 1289.7.1.1
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil shear strength Soils Shear strength Direct shear force; Effective angle of internal friction

AS 1289.6.2.2
ASTM D7181

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil stabilisation Soils Compressive strength Uniaxial unconfined

RMS (NSW) Method T116; RMS (NSW) Method T131

Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil triaxial strength Soils Triaxial strength Triaxial undrained without pore water pressure measurement AS 1289.6.4.1
Triaxial strength Triaxial undrained with pore water pressure measured AS 1289.6.4.2
Sample collection Soils Not applicable Disturbed sampling from earthwork; Disturbed soil sampling from a pavement; Disturbed soil sampling from a stockpile; Disturbed soil sampling from a windrow

AS 1289.1.2.1; RMS (NSW) Method T100

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