Specialist Material Science - Independent Assessment for Facilities Management

ESG’s specialist material science laboratory supplies independent assessment and expertise for Facilities Management companies.

Well Established

Established back in 1874, ESG’s specialist material science laboratory holds the first UKAS certificate ever issued and still maintains the high level of quality and performance accredited by UKAS 0001 to this day. The company supports facilities management companies by providing independent assessment and expertise throughout the UK.

Specialist Material Science Expertise

As a leading specialist material science laboratory, ESG can expertly carry out a wide range of materials in-depth analysis, testing, detailed investigation, culminating in reporting and even expert witness, where required. These specialist material science services include:

  • Failure investigations
  • Condition testing
  • Mechanical analysis
  • Specialist equipment use (including SEM and XRF)
  • Material testing and analysis
  • Specialist material science consultancy service
  • Material specification and selection
  • Chemical analysis
  • Expert witness
  • Clear and concise reporting


What’s more, as the UK’s leading testing, inspection and compliance company, ESG works with hundreds of Facilities Management and Estates Management companies to provide peace of mind, through a range of services from specialist material science analysis, to asbestos management, water management and even occupational hygiene.