We inspect and test ores, non-ferrous and ferroalloys at any stage in the logistics chain, during mining, storage, loading or discharge.

We offer the following services for all types of ores such as iron, nickel, chrome, manganese, as well as non-ferrous concentrates, metals & ingots, and ferroalloys:

  • Loading and discharge supervision
  • Weight determination (by draft survey or scale)
  • Tallying
  • Hold and hatch inspections
  • Sampling in conformity to international standards
  • Moisture detrmination / Sizing / Sample preparation
  • Lab analysis
  • Warehouse facility due diligence / Inventory check

Note: In China we perform independent inspection as well joint survey with local China Inspection and Quarantine (CIQ) representatives for mandatory cargoes.

Why Choose Cotecna

With Cotecna as your trusted partner, you will have access to:

  • A network of carefully selected and trained specialists in key locations around the world
  • Modern inspection, testing and communication technologies
  • Fast and reliable reporting