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Address Details:
Shed 12, 66A Smith Street
ALICE SPRINGS, NT 870
AUSTRALIA Map
http://www.smsgeotechnical.com.au

Contact Details:
Mr Ronny Talavera
+61 0437132016

Availability:
Services available to external clients

Attached Departments:

* Leigh Creek Annex Laboratory
* Tjukaruru Road Annex Laboratory
* VALMEC Tanami Laboratory Annex Facility

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ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)
Infrastructure and Asset Integrity
SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION / RANGE
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 abrasion
Aggregates;
Abrasion resistance;
Los Angeles machine value;
AS 1141 23
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate properties
Aggregates;
Shape;
Flakiness;
AS 1141 15


Shape;
Proportional calliper;
AS 1141 14


Shape;
Average least dimension;
AS 1141 20.1
AS 1141 20.2


Particle size distribution;
Sieve analysis;
AS 1141 11.1


Particle size distribution;
Sieve analysis of material finer than 75 µm;
AS 1141 12
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Aggregate strength
Aggregates;
Aggregate crushing value;
Not applicable;
AS 1141 21
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Concrete, grout and mortar consistence in-situ
Concrete, grout and mortar;
Slump flow;
Cone;
AS1012 3.1
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Concrete, grout and mortar properties
Concrete, grout and mortar;
Mass per unit volume - Hardened concrete;
Dimensions;
AS 1012 12.1


Compressive strength;
Cylinder;
AS 1012.9
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Concrete, grout and mortar specimen manufacture and curing
Concrete, grout and mortar;
Specimen manufacture and curing;
Curing cylinder specimens in the laboratory; In-situ manufacture and curing of cylindrical specimens;
AS 1012 8.1
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Road pavement surfacing characteristics
Road pavements;
Penetration depth;
Ball embedment;
AG:PT/T251
DPI (NT) Methods NTTM 215.1


Layer thickness;
Not applicable;
DPI (NT) Methods NTTM 216.1
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil classification
Soils;
Sieve analysis;
Not applicable;
AS 1289 3.6.1


Liquid limit;
Casagrande one point;
AS 1289 3.1.1


Plastic limit;
Not applicable;
AS 1289 3.2.1


Plasticity index;
Casagrande;
AS 1289 3.3.1


Liquid limit;
Cone four point;
AS 1289 3.1.2


Moisture content;
Drying oven;
AS 1289 2.1.1


Linear shrinkage;
Not applicable;
AS 1289 3.4.1
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil compaction characteristics
Soils;
Dry density/moisture content relationship;
Standard compactive effort;
AS 1289 5.1.1


Assignment of OMC/MDD; Dry density/moisture content relationship;
Modified compactive effort;
AS 1289 5.2.1, AS 1289.5.4.2, 
DPI (NT) Method NTTM 201.2, DPI (NT) Method NTTM 201.3
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil field density
Soils;
Density - In-situ;
Nuclear gauge;
AS 1289 5.8.1
DPI (NT) Methods NTTM 102.1


Dry density ratio;
Calculation;
AS 1289 5.4.1
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil in-situ penetration
Soils;
Penetration in-situ;
Dynamic cone;
AS 1289 6.3.2
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil laboratory bearing properties
Soils;
Bearing ratio;
Remoulded specimens;
AS 1289 6.1.1
DPI (NT) Methods NTTM 202.2
DPI (NT) Methods NTTM 202.3
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil pre-treatment
Soils;
Soil pre-treatment;
Not applicable;
AS 1289 1.1
Evaluation of geotechnical and civil construction material - Soil stabilisation
Soils;
Compressive strength;
Uniaxial unconfined;
DPI (NT) Methods NTTM 203.1
Sample collection
Asphalts;
Not applicable;
Uncompacted asphalt;
AS/NZS 2891.1.1

Concrete, grout and mortar;
Not applicable;
Fresh concrete from a mixer; Fresh concrete from deposited concrete;
AS 1012.1

Aggregates;
Not applicable;
Aggregate from a pavement; Aggregate from a stockpile; Aggregate from a windrow;
AS 1141 3.1

Soils;
Not applicable;
Site selection - Random stratified sampling;
AS 1289 1.4.2
DPI (NT) Method NTCP 103.1


Not applicable;
Disturbed sampling from earthwork; Disturbed soil sampling from a pavement; Disturbed soil sampling from a stockpile; Disturbed soil sampling in-situ;
AS 1289 1.2.1


Not applicable;
Site selection - Random sampling;
AS 1289 1.4.1
  • Leigh Creek Annex Laboratory

  • ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)
    Infrastructure and Asset Integrity

    SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION/RANGE
    Annex facility
    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;
    The Leigh Creek Annex Laboratory, Site No 25594 is established from 13 May 2021 until 10 October 2021 for the Leigh Creek Water Main Mine Diversion Project for geotechnical testing services, for McConnell Dowell Diona Joint Venture ; Contract No. SMS1.P20118


  • Tjukaruru Road Annex Laboratory
  • VALMEC Tanami Laboratory Annex Facility

  • ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)
    Infrastructure and Asset Integrity

    SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION/RANGE
    Annex facility
    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;
    The VALMEC Tanami Laboratory Annex Facility, Site No 25250 is established from 20 May 2020 until 30 September 2021 for the TE2 Shaft Terrace Bulk Earthworks, Geotechnical Testing Services, for Valmec Australia Pty Ltd; Contract No. Valmec 123.