General Industry Surveillance (GIS) is a professional engineering consultancy providing materials testing services on metal, polymers, composites, etc. Our laboratories offer a range of mechanical, physical and chemical testing methods. GIS is also a cladding testing organization located in Melbourne, Victoria. We have been certified by the Insurance Council of Australia as one of the trusted testing organization nation-wide. ​GIS is a fully qualified testing laboratory which has demonstrated to the insurance industry that we can accurately classify the different categories of ACP.

Our services

Cladding Testing

General Industry Surveillance (GIS) has been certified by the Insurance Council of Australia (ICA) as one of the trusted cladding testing organization nation-wide. Our laboratories, which are supported by RMIT University, offer a range of mechanical, physical and chemical composition testing services. GIS is approved to provide ACP classification in accordance to the Insurance Council of Australia (ICA) categories. Our materials experts are PhDs in Chemistry and Materials Science. Our experts have more than 30 years’ experience in materials testing and analysis.

Polymer Testing

GIS can assess the quality and chemical, mechanical and thermal properties of plastics, polymers and composite materials to Australian (AS/NZS), ASTM and ISO standards.  We are dedicated to delivering the highest quality test data. We are capable of developing a custom testing program for pre-compliance with international standards or general quality assurance.

Geosynthetic Testing

GIS offers a comprehensive range of geosynthetic testing, covering Geosynthetic Clay Liner, Geomembranes, Geotextiles and Geocomposites. Testing is conducted in accordance with ASTM International, ISO, GRI, and Australian/New Zealand standards (AS/NZS). Our staff has years of experience testing and designing with geosynthetics materials. We’ve provided these services in support of thousands of projects including solid waste, mechanically-stabilized earth (MSE) walls, roadways, and lagoons.

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1300-652-862 (24 hours/7 days)

Come find us at

General Industry Surveillance (GIS) Pty Ltd
Postal Address: PO Box 12236, A’Beckett Street, Vic 8006
Labs at Melbourne CBD: 124 La Trobe Street, Melbourne VIC 3000
Labs at Bundoora Campus: 264 Plenty Rd, Mill Park VIC 3082

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