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36 Bradfield Road
LINDFIELD WEST, NSW 2070
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www.measurement.gov.au

Contact Details:
Ms Charmaine Kwan
+61(02) 84673836

Availability:
Services conditionally available to external clients

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ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)
Calibration
SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION / RANGE
Flow metrology - Flow measuring devices and systems
Gas meters; Orifice meters; Sonic nozzles;
Flow rate; Volume (and nominal flow rate);
Direct comparison against a reference standard;
In-house Test Method EAFA 8.2.25 and EAFA 8.2.27
CAPABILITY
Calibration of gas flow meters for Mass Flow Rate, Volume flow rate and Volume
using Mercury Sealed Piston Prover;
including
Rotary Meters;
Turbine Meters;
Heat Element Meters (Thermal Flowmeter and Mass Flow Controllers);
Variable Area  Flowmeter/Rotameters;
Soap Film Meters;
Wet Gas Meters;
Differential Pressure Flowmeters (Orifice Plate/Nozzle and Laminar Flow Element);
Ultrasonic Meters;
Domestic Gas Meters;
Piston Prover Meters;
Critical Flow Venturi Nozzles (Sonic Nozzles)

With Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
0.1% of  flowrate normalised to 101.325kPa and 20°C
from 0.060x10-3 Nm³/h to 2 Nm³/h  
using air, nitrogen, argon, carbon dioxide, helium or oxygen
at pressures up to 700 kPa (flowrate normalised to 101.325kPa and 20°C)



Flow rate; Volume (and nominal flow rate);
Direct measurement by critical flow venturi nozzle
;
In-house Test Method EAFA 8.2.26
CAPABILITY
Calibration of gas flow meters for Mass flow rate, Volume flow rate and Volume
using Sonic Nozzle Arrays;
and including
Rotary Meters;
Turbine Meters;
Heat Element Meters (Thermal Flowmeter and Mass Flow Controllers);
Variable Area  Flowmeter/Rotameters;
Soap Film Meters;
Wet Gas Meters;
Differential Pressure Flowmeters (Orifice Plate/Nozzle and Laminar Flow Element);
Ultrasonic Meters;
Domestic Gas Meters;
Piston Prover Meters;
Critical Flow Venturi Nozzle (Sonic Nozzles)
 
With Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
0.13% of flowrate normalised to 101.325kPa and 20°C
from 0.005 Nm³/h to 60 Nm³/h
using air, nitrogen, argon, carbon dioxide, helium or oxygen
at pressures up to 700 kPa (flowrate normalised to 101.325kPa and 20°C)

0.13% of flowrate normalised to 101.325kPa and 20°C
from 60 Nm³/h to 480 Nm³/h
using air
at pressures up to 700 kPa (flowrate normalised to 101.325kPa and 20°C)

0.17% of flowrate normalised to 101.325kPa and 20°C
from 480 Nm³/h to 7000 Nm³/h
using air at atmospheric pressures (flowrate normalised to 101.325kPa and 20°C)


Flow rate; Volume (and nominal flow rate);
Direct comparison against a reference standard;
In-house Test Methods EAFA 8.2.25 and EAFA 8.2.27
CAPABILITY
Calibration of gas flow meters for Mass Flow Rate, Volume flow rate and Volume
using Bell Prover;
including
Rotary Meters;
Turbine Meters;
Heat Element Meters (Thermal Flowmeter and Mass Flow Controllers);
Variable Area  Flowmeter/Rotameters;
Soap Film Meters;
Wet Gas Meters;
Differential Pressure Flowmeters (Orifice Plate/Nozzle and Laminar Flow Element);
Ultrasonic Meters;
Domestic Gas Meters;
Piston Prover Meters;
Critical Flow Venturi Nozzles (Sonic Nozzles)

With Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
0.1% of  flowrate normalised to 101.325kPa and 20°C
from 1.5 Nm³/h to 25 Nm³/h  
using air, nitrogen, argon, carbon dioxide, helium or oxygen
at pressures up to 700 kPa




Liquid meters;
Flow rate;
Gravimetric method;
From 5 to 30 kg/min using fluids from 700 to 1000 kg/m3

CAPABILITY
Calibrations at Londonderry Flow Facility
With Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
Calibrations at Londonderry Flow Facility
0.042% of flow rate from 5 to 30 kg/min using fluids from 700 to 1000 kg/m3
With a minimum batch size of 30 kg


Flow rate;
Direct comparison against a reference standard; Volumetric transfer;
From 4 L/min to 1700 L/min (Propane and Butane)
From 5 L/min to 4100 L/min in synthetic Petrol and Diesel fluids
CAPABILITY
Calibrations at Londonderry Flow Facility
By comparison with a volumetric piston prover;
With Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
0.08% of flow rate from 4 L/min to 1700 L/min (Propane and Butane)
0.031% of flow rate from 5 L/min to 4100 L/min in synthetic Petrol and Diesel fluids
With a minimum of 5 passes of the piston prover


Flow rate;
Comparison with a reference meter; Volumetric transfer;
From 4 L/min to 1600 L/min (Propane and Butane)
From 5 L/min to 4100 L/min in synthetic Petrol and Diesel fluids
CAPABILITY
Calibrations at Londonderry Flow Facility
With Calibration and Measurement Capability of-
0.12% of flow rate from 4 L/min to 1600 L/min (Propane and Butane)
0.05% of flow rate from 5 L/min to 4100 L/min in synthetic Petrol and Diesel fluids

High pressure gas meters;
Flow rate;
Comparison with a reference meter; Gravimetric method; Volumetric transfer;
CAPABILITY
Calibration of high pressure gas flow meters at the Londonderry Flow Facility;
With Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
0.10% of flow rate from 1 kg/min to 100 kg/min and from 10 000 kPa to 30 000 kPa (100 bar to 300 bar)
Force metrology - Force measuring and testing equipment
Elastic force measuring devices; Force gauges; Load cells;
Force in compression; Force in tension;
Comparison measurement with reference load cell; Gravimetric measurement with reference mass;
AS 2193
ASTM E74
ISO 376 and
In house procedure POM-FORCE-TM1
For 50N to 550kN: Comparison measurement with deadweight in compression and tension.
For 0.5MN to 4.5MN:  Comparison measurement with reference load  cell
CAPABILITY
With Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
2 in 105 in the range 50 N to 550 kN (tension and compression);
2 in 104 in the range 0.5 to 1.5 MN (compression);
4 in 104 in the range 1.5 to 4.5 MN (compression);
Force metrology - Force standards
Force standards and load cells used as force standards;
Force in compression; Force in tension;
Comparison measurement with reference load cell; Gravimetric measurement with reference mass;
AS 2193
ASTM E74
ISO 376 and
In house procedure POM-FORCE-TM1
For 50 N to 550 kN: Comparison measurement with deadweight in compression and tension.
For 0.5 MN to 4.5 MN: Comparison measurement with reference load
CAPABILITY
With Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
2 in 105 in the range 50 N to 550 kN (tension and compression);
2 in 104 in the range 0.5 to 1.5 MN (compression);
4 in 104 in the range 1.5 to 4.5 MN (compression);
Mass - Determination of mass and calibration of weighing devices
Industrial mass standards; Mass standards;
Mass;
Gravimetric measurement against reference mass;
CAPABILITY
With Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
Stainless steel mass standards
0.6 μg at 0.5 mg;
 0.5 μg at 1 and 2 mg;
 0.6 μg at 5 mg;
 0.5 μg at 10 and 20 mg;
 0.6 μg at 50 mg;
 0.8 μg at 100 mg;
 1 μg at 200 mg;
 1.3 μg at 500 mg;
 1.5 μg at 1 g;
 2.4 μg at 2 g;
 3.4 μg at 5 g;
 4.4 μg at 10 g;
 7 μg at 20 g;
 9 μg at 50 g;
 13 μg at 100 g;
 19 μg at 200 g;
 35 μg at 500 g;
 36 μg at 1 kg;
 0.22 mg at 2 kg;
 0.31 mg at 5 kg;
 0.51 mg at 10 kg;
 1.0 mg at 20 kg

Industrial mass standards
1 in 105 from 100 g up to 1500 kg
2 in 105 above 1500 kg to 6000 kg
Volume and density - Determination of density
LPG hydrometers; LPG specific gravity hydrometers;
kg/m3; Specific gravity;
Hydrostatic weighing;
CAPABILITY
With Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
LPG density hydrometers
0.3 kg/m³ from 480 kg/m³ to 650 kg/m³ between 15 °C and 30 °C
0.45 kg/m³ from 450 kg/m³ to 560 kg/m³ between 30 °C and 40 °C
 
LPG specific gravity hydrometers
0.0003 from 0.48 to 0.65 between 15 °C and 30 °C  
0.00045 from 0.45 to 0.56 between 30 °C and 40 °C

Density of solids;
kg/m3;
Hydrostatic weighing;
Solid up to 200 g and 50 cm³, do not absorb liquid
From 500 kg/m³ to 25 000 kg/m³ between 15 °C and 25 °C
CAPABILITY
With Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
5 in 10âμ 

Density of liquids;
g/cm3;
Oscillating densitometer;
Minimum volume 2 ml, homogenous non-corrosive liquid
CAPABILITY
With Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
5 in 10âμ from 0.5 to 2 g/cm³ between 5 ºC and 40 ºC

Alcohol meters; Baume hydrometer; Brix hydrometers;
Baume; Brix; Percentage (%) alcohol by volume;
Hydrostatic weighing;
CAPABILITY
With Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
Alcoholmeters
From 0 % to 100% alcohol by volume between 15 °C and 25 °C
0.2 of smallest scale division

Brix hydrometersFrom 0 °Brix to 90 °Brix between 15 °C and 25 °C
0.2 of smallest scale division

Baume hydrometers
From -2 °Baume  to 80 °Baume between 15 °C and 25 °C
0.2 of smallest scale division

Milk hydrometers;
kg/m3;
Hydrostatic weighing;
CAPABILITY
With Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
2 in 10âμ from 1015 kg/m³ to 1050 kg/m³ between 15 ºC and 25 ºC

Apparent density (draft survey) hydrometers; Density hydrometers; Soil (colloidal solution) hydrometers; Specific gravity hydrometers;
g/L; kg/m3; Specific gravity;
Hydrostatic weighing;




CAPABILITY
With Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
Density hydrometers
From 500 kg/m³ to 2000 kg/m³ between 15 °C and 25 °C

Specific gravity hydrometers
From 0.5 to 2.0 between 15 °C and 25 °C

Apparent density (draft survey) hydrometers
From 0.990 kg/L to 1.040 kg/L between 15 °C and 25 °C

Soil (colloidal solutions) hydrometers
 From -2 g/L to 60 g/L between 15 °C and 25 °C
Volume and density - Industrial volumetric equipment and bulk storage
Industrial volumetric proving measures; Standard measures - > 25 L;
Volume;
Gravimetric method;
CAPABILITY
With Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
0.01% from 1 L to 6000 L