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AcoustoScan Pty Ltd
Unit 20 109A,
Bonds Road,
NSW 2196,
+61 2 9533 7220

Acousto-Scan Pty Ltd and its laboratory was established in 1995 to provide a research, development and testing facility in the area of playground and sports surface testing.

The aim of Acousto-Scan is to offer technical expertise in the academic, government and commercial arenas, and to provide a state of the art commercial testing facility. The Laboratory offers a comprehensive range of testing, research and development services which may be commissioned for laboratory or on site application.

Our company comprises of staff with wide expertise and technical experience in playground and sports surface testing. Our laboratory has a comprehensive range of equipment required for these services. Contact Grant Humphreys

IRB Pitches Tested

Pitch 1, College Rifles RFC, Remeura, Auckland (not suitable for international matches)


Hong Kong Football Club, Happy Valley (not suitable for international matches)

Produced by Polytan|STI

Peffermill Playing Fields, Edinburgh

Produced by Greenfields B.V.

Evan’s Bay Parade, Wellington

Produced by SIS Group Ltd
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