Intertek is the industry leader with over 42,000 people in 1,000 locations in over 100 countries. Whether your business is local or global, we can ensure your products meet quality, health, environmental, safety, and social accountability standards for virtually any market around the world.
Coal, biomass, petroleum coke and wood pellet fuels help to energize the globe. Intertek provides testing, inspection, assurance and certification services to support coal exploration and mining industry activities around the world.
With industry recognised technical expertise and an established global network, Intertek offers end to end Total Quality Assurance across our clients’ entire resource development chain. From coal extraction to coal testing, and the creation of biomass and wood pellets, Intertek’s Total Quality Assurance solutions provides the peace of mind that commercial, regulatory, quality, safety, environmental, and operational requirements are being met.
Our network of solid fuel labs and sample preparation facilities utilizes the latest industry scientific methodology and equipment to provide comprehensive metallurgical and thermal coal, biomass and petroleum coke testing. Proximate analysis, ultimate analysis, mineral ash, trace elements, fusion temperature and size distribution analysis are customized to client specific requirements to ensure cargos are tested to meet their needs. Intertek can provide services for installing and managing on-site laboratories at individual mines, coke plants, and end user facilities reducing financial risks to the customer while providing high quality analysis with reduced turnaround times.
Intertek’s team of qualified marine surveyors and samplers attend shipment loading and discharging, acting on behalf of the buyer or seller, to ensure the correct quantification is determined. Obtaining a representative sample during these processes is critical for laboratory analysis to accurately determine if the shipment meets client’s specifications in order to reduce commercial risk in the trading environment.