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.
Expert advice, guaranteed independence and consistent reproducible geochemical analyses.
The requirement for quality geochemical data on which reliable decisions can be made, value generated, success secured and opportunities exploited has never been greater as mining companies in a competitive global environment look to minimise risk, efficiently use resources and maximise performance.
Intertek is committed to providing geochemistry solutions using the latest technology coupled with proven methodology across a wide range of commodities at all stages in the mining life cycle. Our network of global analytical laboratories in key locations are supported by strategically located sample preparation facilities, accessible to mining regions and mobile sample preparation units available onsite at your projects.
Our geochemical analysis and assay services establish underlying chemical patterns, identify geochemical anomalies and accurately quantify the chemical content of precious metal, base metal and speciality commodity ores. Multi-element analysis for a wide range of elements in a variety of sample matrices is available with advances in instrumentation and methodology offering significant improvements in aligning detection limits with elemental crustal abundances and providing exceptional long term data reproducibility. The selection of the most appropriate method is critical to achieving the most successful outcome for your project and Intertek technical staff are available to discuss the best options for your project.
Core geochemical analysis is supported by specialised mineralogy services such as XRD and our onsite Intertek technical specialists.
Our internationally accredited quality management systems, compliance with our stringent ethical, legal and safety standards and a dedicated team of experts coupled with decades of analytical experience ensure premium geochemical data and services. Continual investment in innovation and research into method enhancements as well as strategic alliances with technology suppliers ensures Intertek is the partner of choice for Mining companies globally.