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How can independent testing help you optimize quality, assure compliance and reduce risks?

Production, equipment or supply chain issues can lead to costly down time, quality problems, delays in delivery and damage to your brand and reputation. Whether you operate in the petroleum, gas or chemicals industries, you need highly specialized, independent testing to optimize quality, assure compliance, reduce risks and guarantee profit.

That is why finding a trusted partner to conduct timely and accurate testing has never been more important.

With unrivaled experience, advanced equipment and a professional technical team, we provide expert and impartial testing to every segment of petroleum and petrochemical supply chains.

Whether you are an upstream exploration enterprise, scientific research institution, manufacturer, warehousing company, agent, ship owner or trader, we can help you ensure a smooth, profitable and reliable business.

The Petroleum Industry

With the recent volatility and record-breaking prices for oil, it is vital that you get the most from every part of your production and value chain and optimize the efficiency of your own processes. If you are involved in exploring, assessing, extracting, producing, transporting or marketing oil, our comprehensive range of services can help you optimize your business:

  • Bunker fuel oil testing
  • Blending and additives
  • Calibration
  • Jet fuel inspection and testing
  • Gasoline and diesel oil testing
  • Lubricants and oil monitoring
  • Fuel surveys

The Gas Industry

As public sentiment and environmental interest move energy production towards cleaner fuels, and as shale gas projects come online, spot trades of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) will rise exponentially. We deliver integrated solutions for the global LNG and wider gas industries, helping you manage the risks associated with the production and transport of natural gases more effectively

Our services include:

  • LNG testing
  • Coalbed methane testing
  • Shale gas testing

The Chemical Industry

From pesticides and petrochemicals to perfumes and paints, chemicals and the products made from them are everywhere. It goes without saying that the chemicals industry is also highly complex, filled with intricate equipment and sometimes difficult and dangerous logistics. We help to alleviate your concerns by offering a range of laboratory services to test the safety of your goods and help control chemical use according to the tolerance levels in place for your industry.

We offer a range of chemical testing services for:

  • Alcohols
  • Ketone
  • Acid
  • Esters
  • Alkene
  • Cyclic hydrocarbon
  • Arene
  • Monomer
  • And more

Other Value-Added Services

From exploration, appraisal and development to production and logistics, we provide fully integrated value-added services. Our core strength is derived from our ability to integrate the disciplines and expertise of our staff into project-based teams that provide you with solid results. These solutions add value to your assets and give your organisation a competitive advantage.

Our range of services includes:

  • Cargo inspection
  • Laboratory design and operation
  • Customized training
  • Project consulting

Why SGS?

We provide innovative services and solutions for every part of the oil, gas and chemicals industry. Our global network of offices and laboratories, and dedicated team allows us to respond to your needs, when and where they occur. Our reputation for independence, excellence and innovation has established us as the market-leading provider of services that improve efficiency, reduce risk and deliver competitive advantage for you.

To discuss the needs of your oil, gas or chemicals business, contact us today.