At SGS we strive to grow and further extend our range of services and their geographic availability to our clients.
In addition to organic growth we actively acquire companies that strengthen our business and support our vision. Acquisitions are an important element of enhancing our ability to develop and maintain the market leading services you have come to expect.
AgFlow (15% Stake)
AgFlow SA operates an innovative trade intelligence platform aggregating OTC market data on global grains, oilseeds/proteins and edible oils from market participants worldwide.
Headquartered in Panama City with a laboratory in Isla Telfers, Colon, SpecHub offers an extensive array of accredited inspection and testing services for the maritime and energy generation industry.
Laboratorios Contecon Urbar
Contecon Urbar is an independent materials testing business focusing on the quality control of building materials, in particular concrete and cement, for the construction industry.
Compliance Certification Services Inc.
With seven laboratories, CCSrf carries out performance testing and certification in the field of EMC, radiofrequency, safety and automotive EMC, as well as other aspects of technology, for computer manufacturers and network appliance providers.
Headquartered in Appleton, Wisconsin, Integrated Paper Services, Inc. is an independent testing laboratory offering physical and analytical testing for paper, pulp, nonwoven fabrics, medical supplies and packaging in both the consumer and supplier environments.
Transparency-One (20% Stake)
Transparency-One is a platform for supply chain visibility and risk management. It maps the entire supply chain, tracks compliance, and provides analytics to proactively manage business risks.
Completion of Acquisition of Assets of Bateman Projects
SGS is pleased to announce the completion of the acquisition of certain Bateman Projects assets, based in South Africa.
Based in Columbus, IN, USA, CMX provides test cells, equipment, and services to meet the complex testing requirements of engine and power systems.
Completion of Acquisition of Matrolab Group
SGS is pleased to announce the completion of the acquisition of Matrolab Group (Pty) Ltd, South Africa.
The Lab (Asia) Ltd. (51% Stake)
The Lab (Asia) Ltd. is a fully independent materials testing, inspection and consulting company serving the construction, civil engineering, highways, airports and associated industries.
Cargo Compliance Company
CargoCC is active in packing, storage, consulting, classification and professional training for the handling of dangerous goods. It operates offices and warehouses in Badhoevedorp and Schiphol and employs 26 people.
Assets of Accutest Laboratories
Accutest Laboratories is the fifth largest full service environmental testing company in the United States. It has over 600 highly skilled employees, a significant client portfolio and a national network of laboratories and customer service centers that spans 14 states.
Quality Compliance Laboratories Inc.
Quality Compliance Laboratories Inc. is a GMP compliant laboratory providing analytical testing to the pharmaceutical, nutraceutical and cosmeceutical industries.
SGS is pleased to announce that it has entered into exclusive negotiations to acquire Matrolab Group (Pty) Ltd, a leading engineering and construction materials testing company based in Pretoria, South Africa.
Savi Technology (17.65% Stake)
Savi Technology, Inc. is an IoT (Internet of Things) market leader developing sensor-based solutions. It is headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia, USA and employs 80 experts.
Safety-Tech (51% Stake)
Suzhou Safety-Tech Valve Testing Co., Ltd. (Safety-Tech) offers specialized valve maintenance, repair and overhaul services principally to the energy, metallurgy and papermaking industries. Founded in 2010 and privately owned, Safety-Tech operates principally out of Suzhou with four offices elsewhere in China.
Assets of Bateman Projects
SGS is pleased to announce that it has entered into final negotiations to acquire the assets of Bateman Projects, the mining engineering and project management operations owned by Tenova and headquartered in South Africa.
Le Brigand NDT
Based in Nantes, Le Brigand NDT is France’s leading independent provider of non-destructive testing (NDT) services on composite and metallic structures for the aviation industry.
SIGA (70% Stake)
SIGA is a leading project management, technical inspection and engineering consulting company in Chile, supporting the development of construction projects through highly qualified engineering and consulting professional services.
Firstrank (75% Stake)
Shenzhen Firstrank Industrial Development Co. Ltd. (Firstrank) is based in Shenzhen, China. Firstrank offers professional technical services to the offshore energy industry in the areas of quality and safety assurance, covering both in-service and under-construction facilities.
DLH-VIS Centers is headquartered in Lyon, France. Privately owned, it operates 10 vehicle inspection service (VIS) centers in the region.
SVA Ltd is a leading independent provider of an extensive range of advisory, testing and innovative IT services to the food and consumer products industry.
Testing Services Group LLC
Testing Services Group LLC (TSG) is based in Lapeer, Michigan, USA. TSG is a leading provider of fuel systems testing for global customers in the automotive, small engine, marine, portable fuel container and US government markets.
Western Radiation Services Pty Ltd.
Western Radiation Services Pty Ltd (WRS) operates out of Perth, Western Australia. It is a NATA accredited laboratory that specializes in the analysis of water, soils, sediment and food for radioactive materials.
Radiation Safety Services
Radiation Safety Services Pty Ltd (RSS) is headquartered in Mackay, Queensland. It provides the transport and disposal of radioactive sources, compliance, calibration, audit and survey, radiation officer training and other training and consulting services related to radiation.
Cronolab Referência em Análises Químicas e Ambientais Ltda. is based in Rio de Janeiro, and provides water, soil and air testing, with a special focus on dioxins and furans.
AirServices Estudos e Avaliaçôes Ambientais Ltda. is based in Sao Paulo. AirServices performs air emission monitoring and testing, as well as environmental studies.
Based in Bienne/Biel, Switzerland, LabTox SA is a leading Swiss provider of asbestos (bulk material and air), PCB (polychlorobiphenyl) and formaldehyde testing services.
Gonzalo de Miguel Redondo S.L.U. (GMR) provides technical support services to the automotive industry for homologation and approval of new vehicles, vehicle modifications and automotive parts. GMR is based in Zaragoza, Spain with technical offices in Madrid and Pau (France).
RTD NV (Applus+ RTD Belgium)
Röntgen Technische Dienst NV (Applus+ RTD Belgium) provides a wide range of non destructive testing services in Belgium, through techniques including ultrasonic, radiography, magnetic, penetrant and visual testing.
Galson Laboratories, Inc. is a global leader in industrial hygiene analysis and monitoring solutions.Galson is a full service provider of analytical air testing services and monitoring solutions designed to detect the presence of hazardous contaminants to protect the health and safety of employees in the workplace and emergency response personnel.
Search Group is a leading engineering and sustainability advisory group, laboratory and training institute in the Netherlands. Search Group offers asbestos management and engineering services for construction, sustainability, safety, energy, soil and environment.
Courtray Consulting SARL is a leading provider of performance testing, validation and expertise services in the global hygiene disposable industry.
Commercial Aging Services
Based in Taylor, Michigan, Commercial Aging Services LLC (CAS) is a highly regarded specialist in catalyst aging testing.
Advanced Testing & Engineering, Inc.
Based in Taylor, Michigan, Advanced Testing & Engineering, Inc. (ATE) is a leading independent fatigue durability testing laboratory, specializing in exhaust, suspension and emissions systems. It serves the automotive, heavy truck and motorcycle market.
RF Technologies Ltd.
Founded in 2002, RF Technologies is a leading certification body in Japan authorized by the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications (MIC). The company has expertise in specific absorption rate (SAR), radio frequency (RF), electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) and electrical safety testing, with laboratory facilities in Yokohama and Nagano.
Nemko Oy is the Finnish subsidiary of the Nemko Group, with facilities in Espoo, Jyväskyla and Vantaa. It provides expert testing and calibration services to the domestic and international telecommunication, electrical and electronics industries, as well as to machinery manufacturers.