Project List

Blacktop Materials Engineering has the capacity to handle small or large projects throughout Western Australia from its base laboratory in Geraldton or from an Annex Facility established on site. Blacktop Materials Engineering thrives on building a strong working relationship with the customer.

Below are some of the larger projects that Blacktop Materials Engineering has been a part of:


2021 – Present: Miners Pass Intersection, SLK 628.34, RHS, Great Northern Highway (H006)

Density compliance testing, Particle Size Distribution and Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing.

2021 – Present: Great Northern Highway (H006) – Construct Seal Widening SLK 460.000 – 500.000

Density compliance testing, Particle Size Distribution and Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing also Casting concrete cylinders and performing Slump Tests.

2021 – Present: MWG Reseal Contract 2021/2022

Particle Size Distribution, Flakiness Index, Average Least Dimension, Material compliance testing and sampling.

2021 – Present: Balline Garnet Sand Project

Density compliance testing, Particle Size Distribution and Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing.

2021 – Present: Waitsia Gas Plant Project, Pye Road Dongara Process Plant

Density compliance testing, Particle Size Distribution and Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing.

2020 – Present: MRWA and DoT Geraldton Offices

Density compliance testing, Particle Size Distribution and Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing.

2021: Bridge 3019A, Coalseam Road Mingenew, SLK 0.043 Mingenew

Density compliance testing, Particle Size Distribution and Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing.

2021: Three Springs WA 0299, Midlands Rd SLK. 168.600 – 170.300

Density compliance testing, Particle Size Distribution and Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing.

2021: Aquarena Geraldton

Density compliance testing, Particle Size Distribution and Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing also Casting concrete cylinders and performing Slump Tests.

2021: Meru FOGO Facility

Density compliance testing, Particle Size Distribution and Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing.

2021: North West Coastal Highway (H007) – Shark Bay Rd Shoulder Widening (M011)

Density compliance testing, Particle Size Distribution and Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing.

2021: North West Coastal Highway (H007) – Shoulder Widening SLK 360.680 – 376.220

Density compliance testing, Particle Size Distribution and Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing.

2021: Great Northern Highway (H006) – Construct Seal Widening SLK 406.000 – 460.000

Density compliance testing, Particle Size Distribution and Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing.

 2021: Dalgety Downs Landor Road Pavement Repairs

Density compliance testing, Particle Size Distribution and Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing.

2021: Ruvidini Rail Siding Gravel Pit Investigation

Particle Size Distribution and Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing.

2021: Brand Highway & Barrett Dr Intersection Upgrade

Density compliance testing, Particle Size Distribution and Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing.

2021: Collie – Lake King Road (M037) Widening & Overlay

Density compliance testing, PSD, Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing also Casting concrete cylinders and performing Slump Tests.

2021: Deflector Gold Mine – Tailings Storage Facility 2 (TSF2) Construction

Density compliance testing, Particle Size Distribution and Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing.

2021: Northampton Lead Containment Cell

Density compliance testing, Particle Size Distribution and Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing.

2021: Gascoyne Junction Tourist Park Sealed Pavement Reconstruction

Density compliance testing, Particle Size Distribution and Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing.

2021: Geraldton Grammar New Gymnasium

Density compliance testing, Material compliance testing.

2021: CBH Emergency Bulk Heads

Density compliance testing, Particle Size Distribution and Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing.

2020 – 2021: Geraldton Health Campus

Density compliance testing, Particle Size Distribution and Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing.

2020: Durlacher & Maitland Roundabout – CGG

Density compliance testing, Particle Size Distribution and Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing.

2020: Wheatbelt and Mid West-Gascoyne RNC Indian Ocean Drive Widening SLK 142.000 to 167.000         

Density compliance testing, Particle Size Distribution and Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing.

2020: Railway Street Geotechnical Investigation

Layer thickness, Particle Size Distribution and Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing.

2020: Geraldton Step-Up Step-Down Project    

Density compliance testing, Material compliance testing.

 2020: MRO All Weather Access Rd, Boolardy Station, WA

Density compliance testing

2020: NWCH Truck Resting Bay, SLK 71.000 – 71.420 LHS

Density compliance testing, Particle Size Distribution and Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing.

2020: NWCH Truck Parking Bay, SLK 22.500 – 22.830 RHS                                            

Density compliance testing, Particle Size Distribution and Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing.

2020: Skywalk Carpark – Kalbarri National Park

Density compliance testing, Particle Size Distribution and Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing.

2019 – 2020:  Walebing Curves – Walebing/Wubin      

Density compliance testing, Particle Size Distribution and Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing.

2019:  SKA Access Road Upgrade – Twin Peaks

Density compliance testing, PSD, Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing also Casting concrete cylinders and performing Slump Tests.

2019: Yandin Wind Farm, WA – Cataby                    

Density compliance testing, PSD, Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing also Casting concrete cylinders and performing Slump Tests.

2019: Warradarge Wind Farm, WA – Eneabba                   

Density compliance testing, Particle Size Distribution and Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing.

 2019: CBH Narngulu New Site Development – Geraldton

Density compliance testing, Particle Size Distribution and Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing.

2019:  Kirkalocka Gold Mine TSF Stage 1 Raise to Crest – Mount Magnet

Density compliance testing, Particle Size Distribution and Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing.

2019: Milcon Satellite Communications Gateway – Geraldton

Density compliance testing, PSD, Plasticity Index, Material compliance testing also Casting concrete cylinders and performing Slump Tests.