Coal Inspection & Testing

We offer bespoke coal inspection and laboratory testing services throughout the supply chain, from producer to final user.

Cotecna’s services for coal and coke help clients mitigate risk, comply with contractual or regulating obligations, and make their business more transparent and sustainable.

We operate a global network of accredited laboratories and offices, strategically located worldwide to cover the most important centers of coal trading.

Our scope of services include:

We provide a range of inspection services during shipment and at port, including:

  • Sampling and sample preparation
  • On-site grading and weighing
  • Visual checks (packing, marking, cargo identification & condition, random check dimensions)
  • Loading and discharge supervision
  • Vessel hatches and holds inspection
  • Draft surveys
  • Stock monitoring

We can provide a range of testing and analysis services, including:

  • Physical and chemical testing
  • Laboratory analysis
  • Testing of all required parameters against international standards

We can provide trusted and reliable conformity assessment and certification services for minerals and metals, including: