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SGS is opening a new dedicated oil, chemical, and natural gas testing laboratory and office in Corpus Christi. The lab will open in 2018.

SGS Corpus Christi Laboratory Texas USA

SGS Opens New Corpus Christi Laboratory Supporting Oil, Gas, and Chemical Customers.

SGS is opening a new dedicated oil, chemical, and natural gas testing laboratory and office in Corpus Christi. The lab will open in 2018. The new SGS building is over 7,000 square feet in size. The facility will be fully staffed with laboratory and inspection personnel. Staffing is expected to increase as business grows in the region. Services include hydrocarbon cargo inspection & field services, a wide range of laboratory testing capabilities, and cargo additive treatment programs.

The Corpus Christi Laboratory provides SGS customers with over 90 testing methods for crude oil, petroleum refined products (including diesel and gasoline), LPG, natural gas, ethylene, aromatics (including benzene, pygas, xylenes and cumene), and other petrochemicals and hydrocarbon products. Test methods include ASTM, ISO, GPA, and other industry standards.

State-of-the-art lab instrumentation will include over 20 Gas Chromatographs and many other scientific instruments. Analytical techniques available include trace analysis, elemental analysis, physical properties testing, and more. Customers supported include petroleum refineries, chemical plants, pipelines, storage terminals, processing plants, buyers, sellers, traders, and many others. As part of the national and global network of SGS laboratories, the Corpus Christi lab accesses additional testing capabilities and expertise to meet the needs of clients.

SGS is supporting clients involved in natural gas and LNG related production, distribution, and processing activities in the region by providing GPSA (GPA Midstream Association) natural gas test methods capabilities and expertise in the new Corpus Christi lab. 

The location of the facility is well located within the Corpus Christi refinery row area. The facility will service clients throughout the South Texas region, including Corpus Christi, the South Texas Gulf Coast, the Eagleford Shale region, Brownsville, and the Rio Grande Valley area. 

Learn more about SGS oil, gas, and chemical services:

For more information on the new SGS Corpus Christi petroleum laboratory, please contact Erik Holladay at: sgsogc.usa.customercare@sgs.com, or call SGS at 281-479-7170 or or 833-308-3934.