Laboratory Services

A.S.James operate two fully accredited NATA laboratories in Clayton South and Ballarat, Victoria providing comprehensive laboratory services.

Moisture content tins located in our Clayton South Laboratory.

Our laboratory services at A.S.James specialise in Construction Material Testing for a wide range of clients across Greater Melbourne, country Victoria with precision and expertise.

Staff at A.S.James are extensively trained in both field and laboratory testing. Our laboratories are equipped to handle the full spectrum of testing requirements for geotechnical investigations conducted by A.S.James engineers, ensuring comprehensive and precise analysis.

Our staff are experienced in earthworks supervision to AS 3798, Pavement Investigations in accordance TB 40 and pavement testing in accordance with VicRoads (Department of Transport) methods.

A full scope of the tests carried out at each facility can be found at NATA.

  • Ballarat – NATA Accreditation Number 9855
  • Clayton South – NATA Accreditation Number 934

NATA accredited laboratories for full range of compaction, classification and CBR determination of soils in accordance with both AS 1289 and VicRoads test methods. Fully equipped for consolidation, triaxial, permeability, pH electrical resistivity testing, permeability pinhole dispersion.

Key Laboratory People

Stephen Bailey Clayton South Laboratory Manager

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Bruce McFarlane Compaction Manager

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Heath Pyke Ballarat Manager

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How can we help?
Contact us to discuss your geotechnical or environmental engineering requirements.