Blacktop Materials Engineering has the capability to undertake a range of soils tests adhering to the Australian Standards and Main Roads Western Australia Standards as per the client’s specification requirements. All of the below tests are on Blacktop Material Engineering’s Scope of Accreditation.

Blacktop Materials Engineering specific soil testing range includes:

  • Sampling / Site Selection / Sample Preparation
  • Moisture Content / Drybacks
  • Particle Size Distribution
  • Liquid Limit
  • Plastic Limit
  • Plasticity Index
  • Linear Shrinkage
  • Compaction Tests (MMDD & SMDD)
  • Field Density Tests (NDM)
  • Bearing Strength Tests (CBR Soaked and Unsoaked)
  • Uniaxial Strength Tests (MDCS)
  • Dynamic Cone and Perth Sand Penetrometer Tests
  • Performing Plate Load Bearing Tests
  • Testing for Organic Matter


For a more detailed list of the tests we are accredited to perform click here >>