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Loading Testing

Load tests of equipment used in mines and general industry. We can conduct testing on a wide range of projects and test conditions under our NATA accreditations which includes:

Lifting Appliances
- Proof tests on crane lifting gear, jacks, serial hoists and suspension equipment in the range 200 N to 800 kN.

Anchorage
- Proof tests on hooks and collared eyebolts in the range 200 N to 2800 kN.

Chain
- Proof, breaking load and extension tests in the range 200 N to 2800 kN.

Wire Rope
- Proof, breaking load and extension tests in the range 200 N to 2800 kN.

Synthetic webbing flat slings
- Proof, breaking load and extension tests in the range 200 N to 2800 kN.

Chain slings
- Proof, breaking load and extension tests in the range 200 N to 2800 kN.

Wire Rope slings
- Proof, breaking load and extension tests in the range 200 N to 2800 kN.

Fittings
- Proof, breaking load, extension tests on capels, eyebolts, ferrules, grips, rigging screws, shackles, sheave blocks, swivels, thimbles, turnbuckles and similar devices in the range 200 N to 2800 kN.

Other Products
- Reverse bend and torsion tests on steel wire for ropes.

Scaffolding

  • Load tests on scaffold assemblies and components to AS 1576 parts 1 to 3.
  • Testing of guard rails and components.

Coffins

Load testing of coffins to establish their performance against industry accepted test criteria.

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Ladders / Fences / Railings

  • Testing of ladders to AS 1892.
  • NATA accredited testing of fences to AS 1657.
  • NATA accredited testing of hand railings to AS 1657 and AS/NZS 1170.

Vehicle Lifting Devices

  • NATA accredited testing of trolley jacks up to 2.5 tonnes to AS/NZS 2615.
  • NATA accredited testing of vehicle jacks up to 2.5 tonnes to AS/NZS 2693.
  • NATA accredited testing of vehicle support stand to AS/NZS 2538.
  • NATA accredited testing of portable ramps for vehicles to AS/NZS2640.

We will also consider undertaking test requirements to other standards or similar tests as required. Should you require any further information, please use our enquiry form.

Published on 9th November 2005