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In celebration of Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority’s (SBMA) 25th founding anniversary, SGS was recognized as one of its Pioneer Investors.

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Receiving the award from SBMA Chairperson and Admistrator Wilma Eisma (center) are SGS Division Manager for Oil, Gas and Chemicals Christa Filius and SGS Subic Operations Executive Giovanni Empizio.

In a press release, Senator Richard Gordon expressed his gratitude to the pioneer investors who answered his call and set up shop when the Subic Bay Freeport and Special Economic Zone was created.

“Thank you for placing your faith in Subic during a most uncertain time,” he said.

Meanwhile, Filius expressed that SGS will continue to provide the best laboratory and inspections services for the industry.

“We are grateful to SBMA for recognizing SGS as an integral part of its growth and we look forward to our continued partnership to provide the best quality service.”



SGS Subic Bay, Inc. is a subsidiary company of SGS Philippines, Inc. that can offer full specification testing services of petroleum products such as diesel, gasoline, jet fuel, kerosene, naptha, bioethanol and biodiesel.

In 2009, SGS Subic Bay, Inc. became the first petroleum laboratory in the country to receive from the Philippine Accreditation Office (PAO) the PNS ISO/IEC 17025:2005 accreditation. This has been reissued in 2015 with validity until 2019.

The accreditation denotes technical competence, credibility and expectation of valid test results allowing SGS to enhance customer confidence in the laboratory’s reliable and accurate testing services.

Recently, the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) also recognized SGS Subic Bay, Inc. to be among the top 500 medium taxpayers of Revenue Region No. 4.


About SGS

SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 90,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 2,000 offices and laboratories around the world.