Commodities Editorial

Oil & Petrochemical Testing and Inspection

Bureau Veritas is a multinational group with capabilities in an extensive range of commodities, providing independent inspection, sampling and testing services 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year.


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Our network of laboratories, strategically located in key trading locations around the world, provide precision analytical testing to both internationally recognized standards and customer-specific methodologies across the main industries. 

Professional inspection services are critical whenever the custody of goods transfers between buyers, sellers and traders. To assist with a seamless transition, Bureau Veritas has highly skilled professionals ‘on the ground’ in all major transit and trading locations. We offer localized expertise in a range of technologically advanced inspection and sampling services.

Fuel Additive services

Using additives to meet conformity specifications is a very exact science, so let Bureau Veritas’ expert technicians ensure your cargo is certifiably of the highest quality it can be.
Our laboratories are staffed by master chemists, highly trained technicians and a laboratory management team with a wealth of industry knowledge and experience. We support our customers with sampling, logistics, fast turnaround testing and reporting.


Bureau Veritas offers a comprehensive “Farm-to-Fork” service helping to minimize risk throughout the entire supply chain. Our global network of state-of-the-art laboratories and qualified inspection staff is well placed to support you with a complete suite of product-related services, providing unique risk management solutions and peace of mind.

Metals & Minerals

Working from the world’s major ports and mining and refining locations, Bureau Veritas aims to minimize commercial risk by accurately and swiftly determining the physical properties of materials.

We also have the global infrastructure and expertise to service your exploration, mine assaying and metallurgical testing projects around the globe.

Marine Fuel

VeriFuel is Bureau Veritas’ comprehensive Fuel Monitoring Program designed for the Marine industry. VeriFuel provides residual & distillate marine fuel quality assessment, advisory reports, and expert opinion to improve your fuel management.

Oil & Gas

Bureau Veritas provides world-class service and support at every major loading, discharge and STS location within the Oil, Gas & Petrochemical industries. With an extensive network of state-of-the-art laboratories and expert inspectors and technicians, we are able to provide reliable quality and quantity determination, along with the local and global industry knowledge that is required to promote successful trade.

Used Oil Analysis

Equipment reliability starts with a consistent oil analysis program. Bureau Veritas’ global network of state-of-the-art testing facilities provides accurate, reliable results you can depend on to keep your machines up and running.

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