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MEI Online: General Minerals Engineering: Latest News: May 27th 2002

:: Lakefield Research joins SGS Group  

Lakefield Research Limited and SGS Société Générale de Surveillance are pleased to announce the entry of Lakefield Research into the SGS Group. Lakefield’s technical expertise and global reputation will contribute to the growth of SGS’ service profile in the mining, minerals and metals markets. The internationally recognized, leading edge extraction and process testing capabilities of Lakefield will complement SGS’ market leadership in mineral, metal and fuel testing.

Lakefield Research is recognized world-wide as the premier testing and consulting organization, confirming mineral extraction and processing techniques through bench and pilot plant metallurgical testing programs. It has extensive analytical facilities and offers a full range of inorganic and organic assay services, specializing in complex determinations. Its comprehensive mineralogical capabilities are unique in the private sector and are used by clients on a stand-alone basis or in support of metallurgical testing programs.

The SGS (Société Générale de Surveillance) Group is a publicly traded company, headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland. Founded in 1878, SGS is recognized as the global benchmark for the highest standards of expertise, quality and integrity.

Lakefield will be operated by existing management and staff, and will continue to provide an outstanding level of service to its clients, while pursuing new growth opportunities. The management teams of SGS and Lakefield Research view this combination of capabilities very positively and look forward to realizing the synergies, expanded horizons and deeper customer relationships that will result around the world.



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Dr. Larry E. SeeleyPresident and CEO
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