SGS is pleased to announce the opening of a new, fully equipped laboratory in Banjarmasin, South Kalimantan, Indonesia for the analysis of coal.

The new Banjarmasin laboratory is strategically located to provide the rapid turnaround required for the export of coal from the region. The completion of this laboratory will allow clients to access SGS’s trusted services for more of their shipments.

The Banjarmasin laboratory is capable of performing the full, comprehensive suite of analyses required to support coal trade in accordance with both ISO & ASTM standards. This facility complements SGS’ unmatched global network in the energy sector of over 120 commercial labs and over 70 trade offices.

SGS is constantly reviewing opportunities to expand services and is committed to servicing the minerals industry globally. Around the world, SGS offers a wide range of unmatched services to the energy sector including coal analysis, resource calculation, mineralogy, mechanical sampling systems, water treatment and trade sampling and inspection services.

For further information regarding these and other SGS services, please visit SGS Coal page.

For further information, please contact:

N. Vivekanand
Business Manager, Indonesia
SGS Minerals Services
Sentra Industri Terpadu Pantai Indah Kapuk Blok E2,
Nos. 28-29, Jl. Kamal Muara VII Jakarta Utara
t: +62 21 56982898

Ken Litjens
Vice President, Southeast Asia Pacific
SGS Minerals Services
28 Reid Road, Perth International Airport,
Western Australia 6105 Australia
t: +61 (8) 9373 3500

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