Intertek Minerals global technology and innovation centre with a focus on automation and sustainability to provide our clients with faster, safer, higher quality, and more efficient analytical solutions.

Recently opened in Perth, Western Australia, the Minerals Global Centre of Excellence is located in a key hub for the minerals and mining industry. With over 500 employees, this state-of-the-art laboratory gives our customers access to trusted expertise in mineral testing, inspection and analysis. The new facility was established to inspire innovation and sustainability across the minerals supply chain, with advanced technology, automation and robotics. Working alongside customers, our industry-leading experts provide access to world-class ATIC expertise: Assurance, Testing, Inspection, Certification. A standout feature of the centre is MineralSpace. This impressive venue, with state-of-the-art AV and video conferencing technology, is available to customers and industry bodies for presentations, technical seminars, workshops and events.

Our Total Quality Assurance (TQA) solutions


Mine-site laboratory services

Complete solutions for port and mine site laboratories in remote locations and key mining regions across the globe.

  • Customised mine and port site sample preparation and assay services
  • Automated and robotic laboratory systems
  • Portable sample preparation and laboratories

Robotics & automation

Customised robotic and automated solutions operated by the global leader in minerals automation, providing everything from sampling to analysis.

  • Sampling systems
  • Automated robotic sample preparation
  • Analytical systems including fusion/XRF, thermogravimetric analysis, wet chemistry fusion and digestion

Specialised testing services

Supporting the industry to drive a low carbon society.

  • Rare earth and alkali earth and batter metals utilising a range of cutting-edge geochemistry techniques
  • High quality analysis of platinum group elements
  • Consultative customised solutions

PhotonAssay services

Supporting the mining and exploration industries with rapid, environmentally friendly gold analysis.

  • Faster, accurate analysis of gold
  • Non-destructive processes
  • Improved safety with the removal of hazardous waste produced by traditional methods
  • PhotonAssay

Global Centre of Excellence

A new technology and innovation hub with instant access to world class technical expertise, providing clients with more efficient analytical options without compromising on quality.

  • State-of-the-art facility featuring the largest range of automation systems globally
  • Access to global technical experts


With the latest video conferencing technology, this unique multifunctional space is available to customers and industry bodies for presentations, technical seminars, workshops and events.

  • Multiple configurable venue space
  • 4.8-metre interactive screen allowing 32 separate touchpoints
  • Instant access to our world-class technical experts and services

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