The analysis of energy materials and minerals at any point in the production and distribution chain must be done with the utmost attention to accuracy and best practice. UAS is aware that impartial, independent analysis is critical for the successful operation of the South African coal trade.


UAS offers a comprehensive suite of analytical services to meet the needs of coal producers, transporters and consumers both across South Africa and beyond our borders. Accurate results from proximate and ultimate analysis of coal are an important step in mining and processing operations.


deally, these tests should comply with accepted international standards and be conducted under the strictest laboratory controls. UAS has the equipment, accreditation and the experience – backed by a team of expert staff – to give the results that clients in the industry need to ensure the maximum value from their products.


AS’ high level industry accreditation includes ISO17025 by SANAS and BBEEE Level 1.