Other Services

    In addition to plumbing products, Vipac offers laboratory testing and certification services for whitegoods, thermal solar systems and combustion appliances (gas and solid fuel). Our Engineers can assist with gas analysis, noise testing, and installation considerations with respect to the Building Code of Australia (BCA) through our buildings and infrastructure division. Other services include:

    Pressure Measuring Devices

    Calibration of both industrial and test standard and differential pressure gauges in the range 100kPa to 14MPa to AS 1349.

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    Testing in Vipac's Laboratories

    Vipac’s laboratories also have the capabilities do testing and certification services for whitegoods, thermal solar systems and combustion appliances.

    Acoustic & Vibration Measurement

    • Sound absorption in the range 100Hz to 5kHz
    • Sound transmission loss measurement of building partitions over the frequency range 125Hz to 4kHz in one third octave bands and determination of sound transmission class
    • Determination of sound power levels of noise sources by a survey method
    • Determination of sound power levels of noise sources (broad-band) in reverberation rooms over the frequency range 50Hz to 10kHz in octave and one third octave bands
    • Near field measurements
    • Measurements of steady state vibration
    • Vibration surveys: whole-body vibrations measurements and machine vibration measurements

    Special Purpose Testing

    Vipac are able to provide a wide range of special purpose testing. Our existing facility enables us to provide fast, efficient and cost effective service.

    • Automatic control: we are able to automatically control and monitor testing 24 hours a day
    • Permanent records: we can provide permanent records of data during testing, enabling you to get the most information possible from your testing
    • Environmental control: in our laboratory, temperature can be controlled within ?°C in the range 18 – 25°C, and relative humidity can be kept below 55%
    • Design and construction: our qualified mechanical, electronic and acoustic engineers can design and build special purpose rigs to suit your testing needs
    • High temperature testing: automatically controlled temperatures in the range 45 – 180°C

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    Testing Services