Crombie Lockwood Medium Enterprise Award Finalist
SGS New Zealand Ltd.
SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. It is recognised as the global bench mark for quality and integrity. With more than 95,000 employees, SGS operates a network of 2,400 offices and laboratories around the world.
SGS New Zealand Ltd is the New Zealand affiliate of SGS, S.A. and a member of the SGS group. SGS has been operating in New Zealand since 1968 and employs 800 people, 24 of whom are located on the West Coast. There are 25 sites (comprising laboratories, workshops and offices), three of these laboratories are located on the West Coast at Runanga, Westport and Ngakawau. They test a variety of mineral commodities as well as environmental compliance and animal and fish by products.
While the SGS head office is located in Auckland, the head office of the minerals and environment, health and safety business is located in Westport.