Major Projects Central Qld

Our Rockhampton Laboratory Manager, Sam Hill, and Technical Sales Manager, Carl Witherspoon, had an exciting and informative day at the Major Projects Forum yesterday.

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Laboratory Tour with App Corporation Pty Ltd

Last Friday, our local team welcomed engineers from APP Corporation Pty Ltd into our Newcastle Laboratory for an onsite tour. Together with Joe Stallard (Newcastle Laboratory Manager) and our Senior Technicians, Coffey Testing hosted an interactive tour demonstrating firsthand how our soil, aggregate and concrete departments operate. Read more

Cade Smallpage – NATA Advisory Committee Reappointment

Congratulations to our Quality Manager Cade Smallpage, who has just been reappointed to the NATA advisory committee receiving a 100% recommendation from the Proficiency Testing and Reference Material Programs Accreditation Advisory Committee (PRP AAC) to extend his term for another three years. Read more

National Proficiency Program

This month, Coffey Testing participated in a National Proficiency Program for compressive strength of concrete specimens and mass per unit volume. Read more

Brisbane Laboratory Expansion

Coffey Testing are expanding our Brisbane laboratory through the addition of a new large building and expansions to the existing building.

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COVID-19 Response

Coffey Testing – COVID-19 Response

At Coffey Testing our number one priority through COVID-19 is the safety and
health of our employees and their families.

In a fast moving and fluid environment our decisions are being guided by
the below principles as we follow the advice and directives of Commonwealth, State and
Territory Government as well as their respective health authorities: Read more

Training at Coffey Testing

Coffey Testing continues to invest in our people through formal training as well as on the job development.  All certification is through a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) and complies with the Australian Qualifications Framework. Read more

Relationship between Tailings Dams and Material Testing

This safety focus is very pertinent when we look at the design and construction of one of the largest and most integral parts of mining infrastructure, the Tailings Dams. Generally, these earth and fill embankment dams are designed to be the physical compound for by products of mining operations aka Tailings. Owing to the sheer volume of tailings contained in these dams, these structures are placed under extraordinary loads. Read more