Welcome to Scientific Services

For over 40 years, SCISERV has provided professional analytical and geochemical laboratory services to the mineral exploration and mining industry, principally to clients in sub-Saharan Africa, but also to major projects in South Africa, Northern America, Europe and Asia.

SCISERV‘s adaptability to the varied needs of the exploration industry has kept us abreast of current trends, enabling us to support our client’s requirements.

We have achieved ISO 9001 certification and are active in two inter-lab standards verification schemes.

SCISERV provides high quality laboratory services from its base in Cape Town, South Africa. These services include:

  • Determining the concentration of any of the major & most minor elements
  • Heavy mineral and magnetic separations for diamond & mineral sand exploration projects
  • Sampling and assaying bulk commodities
  • Environmental monitoring samples
  • Non-potable water testing

SCISERV managers and employees have decades of experience in secure and efficient processing of sample types, ranging from stream sediment regional soils to drill core and water.

We use state-of-the-art analytical instruments, including XRF, ICP & AAS.