SGS is the world's leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company working across a wide range of sectors such as Agriculture & Food, Automotive, Aviation, Chemical, Construction, Consumer Goods & Retail, Energy, Finance, Industrial Manufacturing, Life Sciences, Logistics, Mining, Oil & Gas and Public Sector.
SGS partner with organisations to offer independent services that will help them reduce risk, streamline your processes and operate in a more sustainable manner. They are recognised as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 90,000 employees, they operate a network of more than 2,000 offices and laboratories around the world.
Core services can be divided into four categories:
- Inspection: their comprehensive range of world-leading inspection and verification services, such as checking the condition and weight of traded goods at transshipment, help organisations to control quantity and quality, and meet all relevant regulatory requirements across different regions and markets.
- Testing: SGS's global network of testing facilities, staffed by knowledgeable and experienced personnel, enable organisations to reduce risks, shorten time to market and test the quality, safety and performance of your products against relevant health, safety and regulatory standards
- Certification: they enable companies to demonstrate that products, processes, systems or services are compliant with either national or international standards and regulations or customer defined standards, through certification
- Verification: SGS ensure that products and services comply with global standards and local regulations. Combining global coverage with local knowledge, unrivalled experience and expertise in virtually every industry, SGS covers the entire supply chain from raw materials to final consumption.