SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company, working across various sectors and serving the mining industry through a dedicated metallurgical department, assisting customers in mineral processing and the geological and engineering departments and providing certifications for exploration and supporting brownfield projects.

Through our vast technical experience and sustainable solutions, we cover the entire mining value chain from exploration until certification of the final product in mining ports, passing through plant design, engineering, processes control and optimization, modelling for production plans and closure.

Founding Year


Strategy Quote

“We want to utilize our capabilities to facilitate our growth by satisfying the needs of our customers to the highest degree possible. SGS is determined to innovate sustainably and live up to its sustainability promise to become the ideal partner in the mining industry.”

Andrés Costa, Managing Director, SGS Chile

Main Leadership

Frankie Ng, CEO

Luis Felipe Elias, COO Latin America

Andrés Costa, Managing Director in Chile



Inspection: Our comprehensive range of world-leading inspection and verification services, such as checking the condition and weight of traded goods at transhipment, helps you control quantity and quality, and meet all relevant regulatory requirements across different regions and markets.

Testing: Our global network of testing facilities, led by our knowledgeable and experienced personnel, enable you to reduce risks, shorten time to market and test the quality, safety and performance of your products against relevant health, safety and regulatory standards.

Certification: We enable you to demonstrate that your products, processes, systems or services comply with national or international standards and regulations or customer-defined standards through certification.

Verification: We ensure that products and services comply with global standards and local regulations. Combining global coverage with local knowledge, unrivalled experience and expertise in virtually every industry, SGS covers the entire supply chain from raw materials to final consumption.


Phone: +56 (02) 289 89 500 / +56 (02) 289 89 501

Adress: Puerto Madero # 130, Pudahuel, Santiago, 9020000, Chile