RCR Heat Treatment Pty Ltd


Welshpool Heat Treatment

Accreditation No.


Site No.


Date of Accreditation

21 Mar 1951


239 Planet Street
Welshpool, WA 6106



Mr Mark Harris P: +61 (08) 93558143


Services available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

Withdrawn 03 Apr 2024


Welshpool Heat Treatment

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Manufactured Goods

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure Limitations
Material performance evaluation of metal products Prepared metallic test specimens; Welded test specimens Bending properties Longitudinal guided bend; Re-bend; Reverse bend; Tongue bend; Transverse free bend; Transverse guided bend

AS 2505.1, AS 2505.2, AS 2505.3, AS 2505.4, AS/NZS 2205.3.1, ASTM A370, ASME IX QW-160

Impact resistance Charpy V-notch - Impact value

AS 1544.2, AS 2205.7.1, ASTM A370, ASTM E23, ISO 148-1

ambient to -75 ºC, -196 ºC

Test to ISO 148-1 is limited: from 13 to 150 J.
Hardness Vickers

AS 1817.1, AS 2205.6.1, ASTM E92, ASTM E110

1.96 N to 294.2 N

Tensile properties All-weld-metal tensile; Axial tensile; Longitudinal tensile; Tensile tests with control of strain rate, including yield stress and proof stress; Transverse butt tensile; Transverse joggle-butt tensile; Transverse tensile; Uniaxial tension

AS 1391, ASTM A 370, ASTM E8

AS 2205.2.1, AS 2205.2.2, ASTM A370, ASME IX QW-150

20 kN to 500 kN.  Tests at ambient temperature

Impact resistance Charpy - Lateral expansion

ASTM A370 Clause

Hardness Rockwell - Scale B; Rockwell - Scale C

AS 1815.1, ASTM E18, AS 2205.6.1

Hardness Brinell - Portable tester


29.4 kN

Welded test specimens Macroscopic examination Visual examination

AS/NZS 2205.5.1, ASME IX QW-183, ASME IX QW-184

Fillet-break fracture Macroscopic examination; Visual examination

AS 2205.4.2, ASME IX QW-180

Nick-break fracture Macroscopic examination; Visual examination

AS/NZS 2205.4.1

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