Austral Bricks manufactures all products to satisfy the requirements of the Australian and New Zealand Standard for Masonry Units and Segmental Pavers, AS/NZS 4455. All products are tested to the Australian and New Zealand Standard for Masonry Units and Segmental Pavers – Methods of Test, AS/NZS 4456.
The testing is carried out in the Austral Bricks NSW NATA-Accredited Laboratory (Accreditation No. 2295) located at Horsley Park, NSW.
The National Association of Testing Authorities, Australia (NATA) provides independent assurance of technical competence. The NATA accreditation formally recognises that our facility produces reliable technical results. It is an internationally-recognised accreditation.
In order to maintain NATA accreditation, our laboratory must at all times maintain an exceptional standard, which includes the testing of our products, the calibration of our equipment and the meticulous maintenance of documentation. The Austral Bricks NSW NATA-Accredited Laboratory also has to undergo rigorous audits conducted by NATA officers.
The Austral Bricks NSW NATA-Accredited Laboratory maintains a routine testing schedule for all our products to ensure we continue to meet and exceed our published specifications.