NATA Accreditations

4.16.1 Scope of accreditation
ACCREDITATION NO: 61
Sharp and Howells Pty Ltd
41 Greenaway Street
Bulleen, VIC 3105
 
Contact: Mr J Franceschini
Phone: (03) 9850 9722
Fax: (03) 9850 9733
Mobile: 0407 477 617
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Facilities: Public testing service
 
This laboratory complies with the requirements of ISO/IEC 17025 (2005)
 
7.11 Cements, concrete and related products
 
.31 Concrete
listed as determination(s) by technique(s) using method(s) -
Cement content - nominal mix by classical using in-house C001.2
Chloride and sulphate content by classical using AS1012.20
 
.32 Mortar
listed as determination(s) by technique(s) using method(s) -
Cement and lime content by classical using in-house M005
Soluble silica and calcium oxide by classical using AS 2701.7 and in-house M005
Durability testing by classical using AS 3700 appendix E
 
.41 Aggregates
listed as determination(s) by technique(s) using method(s) -
Chemical properties of aggregates by classical using BS EN 1744-1
Chloride by classical using AS 1012.20
Clay and fine silt by classical using AS 1141.33
Light particles by classical using AS 1141.31
Materials finer than 75 micron by classical using AS 1141.12
Organic impurities other than sugar by classical using AS 1141.34
Particle density by classical using AS 1141.5
Particle size distribution by classical using AS 1141.11.1
Sugar by classical using AS 1141.35
Water absorption by classical using AS 1141.5
Weak particles by classical using AS1141.32
 
.71 Sampling
Mortar sampling by AS 2701 Section 2
 
7.66 Waters
 
.01 Waters for potable and domestic purposes
listed as determination(s) by technique(s) using method(s) -
Chloride by classical using APHA 4500-Cl-
Conductivity by classical using APHA 2510
Fluoride by classical using APHA 4500-F-
pH by classical using APHA 4500-H+
Solids - total dissolved, total suspended by classical using APHA 2540 C, D
Sulfate by classical using APHA 4500-SO42-
 
.02 Waters for irrigation and stock
listed as determination(s) by technique(s) using method(s) -
Chloride by classical using APHA 4500-Cl-
Conductivity by classical using APHA 2510
Fluoride by classical using in-house S&HW007
pH by classical using APHA 4500-H+
Solids - total dissolved, total suspended by classical using APHA 2540 C, D
Sulfate by classical using APHA 4500-SO42-
 
.03 Waters for industrial and steam-raising purposes
listed as determination(s) by technique(s) using method(s) -
Chloride by classical using APHA 4500-Cl-
Conductivity by classical using APHA 2510
Fluoride by classical using in-house S&HW007
pH by classical using APHA 4500-H+
Solids - total dissolved, total suspended by classical using APHA 2540 C, D
Sulfate by classical using APHA 4500-SO42-
 
.05 Trade wastes
listed as determination(s) by technique(s) using method(s) -
Chloride by classical using APHA 4500-Cl-
Conductivity by classical using APHA 2510
Fluoride by classical usingin-house S&HW007
pH by classical using APHA 4500-H+
Solids - total dissolved, total suspended by classical using APHA 2540 C, D
Sulfate by classical using APHA 4500-SO42-
 
 
7.81 Constituents of the environment
.31 Soils
listed as determination(s) by technique(s) using method(s) -
Chloride - water soluble by classical using in-house S002
Electrical conductivity by classical using in-house S001
pH by classical using in-house S&H-SOIL-001-pH
Sulfate by classical using in-house S&H-SOIL-002-Sulfate 
Sulfate by classical using AS 1289.4.2.1

  

  

  

 Brick & Mortar Research Laboratory

(A trading division of Sharp & Howells Pty Ltd)

Accreditation No: 658 
 
 
Contact: Mr S M Errey
Mobile: 0419 592 838
Phone: (03) 9850 9722
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Address: 41 Greenaway Street, BULLEEN VIC 3105
Facilities: Public testing service
Last Modified: 16-JUN-14
 
This facility complies with the requirements of ISO/IEC 17025:2005
 
2.12 Concrete, grout and mortar
.01 Sampling
 
AS 2701 2, 3
Sampling and preparation of mortar
3.0 Chemical Tests
AS 2701 5
Water retention of mortar
 
2.22 Masonry, clay and concrete products
.10 Sampling
AS 4456 1
.20 Dimensional tests
AS 4456 2, 3, 7, 11, 12
Geometry; coefficients of expansion and contraction
 
.30 Strength tests
AS 2699 Appendix B
AS 3700 Appendices C, D
AS 4456 4, 5, 15
Characteristic strength and stiffness of wall ties Compression strength tests (masonry mortar; bricks); flexural strength of masonry mortar (bond wrench, beam); breaking load tests; estimated modulus of rupture; lateral modulus of rupture
 
.40 Resistance tests
AS 4456 6, 9, 10, 13
Efflorescence; abrasion index; resistance to salt attack; pitting
 
.50 Density and moisture tests
AS 4456 8
Moisture content; dry density
 
.60 Permeability and absorption tests
AS 2699 Appendix E
AS 4456 14, 17
Water transfer; Water absorption; initial rate of absorption
 

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41 Greenaway Street
Bulleen
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Victoria 3105
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