Bureau Veritas Australia Minerals Group (Coal Services)
An Overview of Mineral Industry Services and Capabilities
WHO ARE WE? The core business of Bureau Veritas Australia Minerals Group is to service the technical needs of the Australian minerals industry by providing analytical facilities, technical support and consulting services. We have ten laboratory facilities employing over 450 staff. From these facilities we provide various analytical and technical support services to the coal mining sector and other industries.
These services include Bulk Commodities Certification (Superintending), Exploration & Borecore Services and Technical (Outsourcing) Services. These ten facilities are accredited to ISO IEC 17025:2005. Five of these facilities are located within the major coal ports where superintending is required. The other five are inland, close to the mining operations of major coal producers.
All facilities are supported by skilled, competent samplers and analysis personnel. Our staff are ready to respond promptly to your needs.
OUR APPROACH Bureau Veritas apply a client-focused approach to the delivery of our services, with a core focus and commitment to understanding our clients’ individual business and industry requirements. Our highly qualified and experienced team of technical staff and operators are dedicated to delivering the right solutions and adding value to your business.
As a client of Bureau Veritas you can expect to receive open and transparent communication, ready access to results & status updates, and assistance with interpretation of reports. With our comprehensive network at your disposal, extensive industry experience and client focus, Bureau Veritas will provide you with the confidence and support to help you move forward. Bulk Commodity Superintending:
• Pre-shipment Inspection of stockpiles, vessels and transport facilities
• Sampling of cargoes
• Testing and analysis
• Draught Survey Services Exploration Borecore Analysis
• Testing & analysis
• Reporting & validation
• Quality control CHPP Technical Support:
• Sample Plant Audits
• CHPP plant audits
• Quality and Mass Balance Calculations Technical Support Services
• Petrographic analysis and interpretation of quality characteristics
• Geological assessment of coal deposits
• Geological monitoring of underground mining operations
• Coal Quality Audits
• Specialist Coal Quality projects Environmental Services
• Water and Sewerage Plant operations
• Noise and Dust monitoring
• Consulting Services
• Environmental sampling and analysis services
Why Choose Bureau Veritas
Recognition Founded in 1828, Bureau Veritas is a world leader specialising in conformityassessment services related to Quality, Health, Safety & Environment (QHSE). Certified to ISO 9001 for all of its activities globally, Bureau Veritas is well known for its ability to adapt to changing client environments and situations and for its commitment to providing leading solutions through quality service.
Knowledge & Expertise Through expert local teams and technical knowledge, Bureau Veritas are able to deliver packaged and targeted solutions and information, to support our clients’ unique business requirements.
Network With a global network of over 1,400 locations in more than 140 countries, Bureau Veritas provides tailored solutions to clients throughout the world across a diverse range of industries.
FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions
Do you have your own staff?
Yes, we use specialist staff in all areas.
What types of products do your facilities cover?
Commodities inspected include Coal Exports (Thermal and Coking), Coke, Concentrates, Minerals, Fertilisers, Wood chips and Biomass. Bureau Veritas now offer the entire range of services in both coal and minerals.