Intertek expands petroleum industry operations in France

Tuesday, September 10, 2013
  • Supported by a dedicated petroleum laboratory in Basel, Switzerland, Intertek now provides rapid, local inspection and testing services to clients in the area.

Intertek, the leading quality solutions provider to industries worldwide, has expanded petroleum bulk cargo inspections into the Mulhouse and Strasbourg regions of France.

'The establishment of local inspection and laboratory operations along the Rhine River regions of France and Switzerland has been a strategic goal for Intertek'

Supported by a dedicated petroleum laboratory in Basel, Switzerland, Intertek now provides rapid, local inspection and testing services to clients in the area. The laboratory is part of Intertek's extensive regional and global network of laboratories, and is operating on a 24-hour, 7 day a week basis. Intertek trained inspector cargo survey and inspection personnel are located directly in Mulhouse and Strasbourg.

'The establishment of local inspection and laboratory operations along the Rhine River regions of France and Switzerland has been a strategic goal for Intertek,' said Philippe Asquin, Cargo Business Line Manger for France, 'With the addition of the Basel laboratory and locally based inspection personnel in Strasbourg and Mulhouse, Intertek is well positioned to better serve our Mulhouse and Strasbourg area petroleum and petrochemical industry clients.'

Testing capabilities include a wide range of tests for diesel, fuel oils, and other fuels, conforming to ISO and other industry standards.

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