SGS India Pvt. Ltd. has recently been awarded the Coal Inspection Agency of the Year at the 7th Annual Indian Coal Markets Conference & Awards Dinner 2013.

This prestigious award was presented to SGS for the services the company renders to clients across the entire spectrum of the coal industry. The Annual Coal Markets Awards are unique as the awards are entirely driven by client nominations and votes. SGS was voted as the number one Coal Inspection Agency in India as clients felt that the company had excelled in its performance and service offering.

Organised by IHS McCloskey and mjunction, the annual awards are a highlight for companies operating in the coal industry. This year’s ceremony was held at the Westin, Gurgaon in September. The Coal Inspection Agency award was received by Kuchimanchi Mehar, Director – Minerals Services, SGS India Pvt. Ltd.

Speaking about the honor, Mr. Mehar stated, “This customer-driven award highlights the immense trust our clients bestow on us as their coal inspection agency. For SGS, building trust among our stakeholders is key in what we do and this award reiterates our success. Equally, the award is a testimony of the industry best practices that SGS demonstrates in the coal inspection area, not only in India, but globally. Our focus on integrity forms the cornerstone of our business.”

Around the world, SGS offers a wide range of services to the minerals sector including sustainable geochemical analysis, resource calculation, mineralogy, metallurgy, advanced systems, water treatment and trade services. For more information about these services, please visit SGS Mining.

For more information, please contact:

Benz Thomas
Manager, Marketing & Communications
SGS India Pvt. Ltd.
250, Udyog Vihar
Phase IV
Gurgaon, India 122015
t: +91 997 117 7391

Kuchimanchi Mehar
Director – Minerals Services
SGS India Pvt. Ltd.
15C Hemanta Basu Sarani
3rd & 4th Floor, LMJ Chambers
Kolkata, India 700001
t: +91 33 224 89811

About SGS

SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 75,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 1,500 offices and laboratories around the world.