SGS Vostok Limited is the Russian subsidiary of SGS Societe Generale de Surveillance S.A. and member of SGS Group, the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company.
Founded in 1878, SGS is recognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 48'000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 1’000 offices and laboratories around the world with headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland.
Operating in Russia since January 1981, today we employ a staff of 2,000 people at our Moscow headquarters and the various Russian branch offices and laboratories.
During the 25 years of operation in the Russian market SGS has built an extensive network of branches, representative and executive offices covering the whole territory of the Russian Federation:
Central Russia: Samara (regional centre), Volgograd, Ivanovo, Nizhnekamsk, Novokuybyshevsk, Orsk, Syzran, Ufa, Ukhta, Yaroslavl
North-West Russia: St. Petersburg (regional centre), Arkhangelsk, Kaliningrad, Murmansk, Cherepovets
Siberia and Urals: Novokuznetsk (regional centre), Abakan, Bratsk, Yekaterinburg, Zarinsk, Kemerovo, Krasnoyarsk, Leninsk-Kuznetskiy, Nizhniy Taguil, Novossibirsk, Chelyabinsk, Chernogorsk, Chita
South Russia: Novorossiysk (regional centre), Azov, Astrakhan, Voronezh, Yeysk, Makhachkala, Nevinnomyssk, Port-Kavkaz, Roston-on-Don, Stavropol, Taganrog, Temryuk, Tuapse
Far East Russia: Nakhodka (regional centre), Angarsk, Achinsk, Vanino, Vladivostok, Uyar, Khabarovsk
As part of the worldwide group, SGS Vostok Limited offers a unique proposition of local solutions and global services within the various sectors of economy.
The core services offered by SGS Vostok Limited can be divided into four categories:
Inspection Services. SGS inspects and verifies the quantity, weight and quality of traded goods. Inspection typically takes place at the manufacturer’s/supplier’s premises or at time of loading or at destination during discharge/off-loading.
Testing Services. SGS tests product quality and performance against various health, safety and regulatory standards. SGS operates state of the art laboratories on or close to customers' premises.
Certification Services. SGS certifies that products, systems or services meet the requirements of standards set by governments (e.g. GOST R), standardisation bodies (e.g. ISO 9000) or by SGS customers. SGS also develops and certifies its own standards.
Staffing Services. Recruitment and leasing of personnel for various industries.