As one of the world’s largest and most diversified testing services providers, ALS has sites strategically located around the world to provide accurate and timely services. We have operations in more than 350 locations, in 55 countries, and on six continents.
We have teams of experts around the world available to provide specialised business solutions that align with client needs. Major hub laboratories are located in Australia, Asia, North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
- LIFE SCIENCES: operates laboratories specialising in environmental monitoring, food and pharmaceutical, electronics, consumer products.
- COMMODITIES: provides testting services for the global mining industry in service areas such as geochemistry, metallurgy, coal, mine site services and inspections, design, development though to trade and finally rehabilitation.
- INDUSTRIAL: provides diagnostic testing and engineering services for the energy, resources, transportation and infrastructure sectors.
ALS Life Sciences in Europe employs over 3000 professional laboratory and support personnel in 50 locations across 15 countries. The European network consists of modern, analytical, ISO 17025 accredited laboratories and national service centers.
Main laboratories are located in the Czech Republic, Sweden, United Kingdom, Turkey, Spain, Portugal, Italy and Denmark. National service centers and smaller laboratories are located in Norway, Finland, Poland, Slovakia, Romania, Ireland, Austria and Spain.
While varying in size and capability, the laboratories perform an extensive range of physical, chemical, microbiological, biological, radiological and ecotoxicological analyses to meet the needs of local and regional clients.
Inter-laboratory support and courier arrangements facilitate timely access to the full range of services and on-time delivery of results.
Our primary objective at ALS is to assist our clients in making informed decisions by consistently providing reliable and reproducible analytical data of the highest integrity. We also appreciate that our services include more than laboratory results. ALS staff are trained to give advice on sampling plans, scope and frequency of analysis and assist in interpreting results. We aim to become a trusted partner to all our clients, being convenient to work with and providing the right solutions.
ALS Life Sciences Europe has, besides the main production laboratories, a number of laboratories dedicated to specialty services and industrial applications. These laboratories utilise the latest high-resolution technology in order to meet very stringent demands from worldwide clients.