SGS Minerals Services

SGS appoints Alan Gomez as advanced systems global technical manager

SGS is pleased to announce Alan Gomez as the new Global Technical Manager for our Advanced Systems group. Alan has recently transferred to our Toronto office from Santiago, Chile, where he held the position of Regional Manager of our South American Advanced Systems group.

SGS announces Cochrane Lab is now in operation

SGS is pleased to announce that the new, fully equipped, commercial geochemistry laboratory in Cochrane, Ontario, Canada is now open and receiving samples.

SGS appoints Lillian Kuehn as Toronto metallurgy manager

SGS is pleased to announce the appointment of Lillian Kuehn as Metallurgy Manager of the Toronto site with responsibilities for the Geometallurgy and Advanced Systems service lines in Canada and abroad.

SGS adds fire assay to Elko, USA laboratory

SGS is pleased to announce the addition of a new fire assay laboratory to our facility in Elko, Nevada, USA. This expansion is the most recent in a series of investments that SGS has made to serve the geochemical testing needs of the North American mining industry.

SGS begins operation of on-site laboratory at Bomboré Project

SGS has commenced operations of an on-site sample preparation facility at Orezone Gold Corporation’s Bomboré gold project in Burkina Faso, West Africa.

SGS awarded operational contract for Oyu Tolgoi on-site laboratory in Mongolia

SGS has been awarded the operational contract for the on-site laboratory at the Oyu Tolgoi mine in the Southern Gobi Region of Mongolia. This 3 year operational contract was awarded to SGS at the end of 2011.

SGS Minerals Services geochemical laboratory in Vancouver assessed to the requirements of ISO/IEC 17025

SGS is pleased to announce that our geochemical laboratory in Vancouver, Canada has completed the on-site evaluation of the Quality Management System.