Bekaert Wire Ropes Pty Ltd


WRI Australia

Accreditation No.


Site No.


Date of Accreditation

17 Mar 2015


2 George Street
Mayfield, NSW 2304


Mr James Mackie P: +61 (02) 49686545


Services available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

WRI Australia

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Infrastructure and Asset Integrity

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure Limitations
Evaluation of load handling, rigging and tensioning systems Wire rope Breaking load Breaking force based on component tests; Measured breaking force

AS 2841 Clause 4.1.3, AS 3569 Clauses 7.4.1 and 7.4.4

20 kN to 3000 kN

Tensile properties Tensile tests with load stress and cross-head control

AS 3569 Appendix E.3.3

20 to 3000 kN
Dimensions Not applicable

AS 3569 Appendix E.3.2

Breaking load Calculated measured (pre-spin) breaking force

AS 3569 Clause 7.4.3

Wire rope slings Proof load Not applicable AS1666.1
20 to 3000 kN

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Manufactured Goods

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure Limitations
Material performance evaluation of metal products Wire, wire strands and coated wire products Wrapping Not applicable

AS 1222.1 Clause 4.2.4, AS 2505.6, AS 3607 Clause 4.2.5

Tensile properties; Ultimate tensile load Standard tensile

AS 1222.1 Clause 4.2.2, AS 1391, AS 3607 Clause 4.2.2

0.2 kN to 55 kN

Torsion Not applicable

AS 1222.1 Clause 4.2, AS 2505.5, AS 3569 Appendix E.3, AS 3607 Clause 4.2 

0.2 to 55kN
Bending properties Reverse bend

AS 2505.4

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