SOCOTEC, a leading player

With offices in 23 countries and more than 8,700 people, SOCOTEC is a leading player in testing, inspection and certification (TIC) in the construction and infrastructure sectors. Across the globe, we deliver professional services in construction, buildings & real-estate, infrastructures, environment & safety and certification.


We are a trusted third party service provider, working independently to deliver quality throughout the life cycle of your project.


Our teams of experts play an essential role in the creation of Smart Cities of the future, resilient infrastructures and cutting-edge industrial equipment by leveraging their innovative BIM, CIM and Data Analytics expertise.


Committed to building trust for a safer and sustainable world, we help our clients build in a durable, resilient, inclusive and environmentally-friendly way for generations to come.

"Our customers and the local communities recognise our excellence when leading large-scale ambitious projects. Customers think about enlisting SOCOTEC's services, because they know that the company is capable of using the best experts to provide the necessary support and ideal conditions for successfully leading their projects."

Jean Mehdi CRESSOT - Legal department

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SOCOTEC across the globe

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Réunion

Welcome to SOCOTEC in Réunion!

Our experts provide advice on your Construction and Real Estate, Technical Inspection and Verification, Safety and Environment, Infrastructure and Energy, and Training and Certification projects, and offer a wide range of services.

We accompany public and private clients throughout the life cycle of their projects and operate as a trusted third party.

  • 1
    office location
  • 60
    people
  • Algeria

    Welcome to SOCOTEC in Algeria!

    Our teams in Algeria support our clients throughout the life cycle of their projects and operate as a trusted third party.

    Our experts are ready and able to provide highly valuable advice on projects in the following sectors : Construction and Real Estate, Technical Inspection and Verification, Safety and Environment, Infrastructure and Energy, and Training and Certification.

    Austria

    Welcome to SOCOTEC in Austria!

    Our teams in Austria support our clients throughout the life cycle of their infrastructures, from construction to decommissioning.
    Our team of leading specialists in ordnance detection - the search for live ammunition and unexploded bombs, both on land and in water - offer a number of detection and recovery services as well as consultancy and project planning.

  • +300
    employees
  • Bahrain

    Welcome to SOCOTEC Gulf PSJ in Bahrain!

    Our teams in Bahrain support public and private clients throughout the life cycle of their projects and operate as a trusted third party.
    Our experts are ready and able to provide highly valuable advice on projects in the following sectors : Construction and Real Estate, Technical Inspection and Verification, Safety and Environment, Infrastructure and Energy, and Training and Certification.

    Belgium

    Welcome to SOCOTEC in Belgium!

    Our teams in Belgium support public and private clients throughout the life cycle of their projects and operate as a trusted third party.
    Our experts are ready and able to provide highly valuable advice on projects in the following sectors : Construction and Real Estate, Safety and Environment, Training, Infrastructure and Energy, Equipment and Technical assistance, and Work site and Facility.

  • 2
    office locations
  • 100
    employees
  • France

    Welcome to SOCOTEC in France!

    In France, the SOCOTEC Group is the leader in risk management and in testing, inspection and certification services in the construction, infrastructure and industry sectors.
    SOCOTEC France operates through subsidiaries in mainland France with teams of experts ready and able to provide highly valuable advice in the following sectors : Construction and Real Estate, Technical Inspection and Verification, Safety and Environment, Infrastructure and Energy, and Training and Certification projects.
    With a network of over 150 branches, including 32 training centres, SOCOTEC is renowned for providing its 200,000 clients with expertise and professional services. SOCOTEC operates as a trusted third party and holds more than 250 accreditations and certifications.
    Our experts are here to provide advice on your Construction and Real Estate, Technical Inspection and Verification, Safety and Environment, Infrastructure and Energy, and Training and Certification projects.

  • 150
    office locations
  • 32
    training centers
  • French Guiana

    Welcome to SOCOTEC in French Guiana!

    At SOCOTEC ANTILLES GUYANE, our five experts provide advice on your Construction and Real Estate, Technical Inspection and Verification, Safety and Environment, Infrastructure and Energy, and Training and Certification projects, and offer a wide range of dedicated services.

    Our experts accompany public and private clients throughout the life cycle of their projects and operate as a trusted third party.

  • 1
    office location
  • 5
    people
  • French Polynesia

    Welcome to SOCOTEC in Polynesia!

    At SOCOTEC POLYNESIE, our 15 experts provide advice on your Construction and Real Estate, Technical Inspection and Verification, Safety and Environment, Infrastructure and Energy, and Training and Certification projects.
    We accompany public and private clients throughout the life cycle of their projects and operate as a trusted third party. We provide a wide range of services.

  • 1
    office location
  • 15
    people
  • Germany

    Welcome to SOCOTEC Deutschland!

    In Germany, SOCOTEC relies on its highly trained teams in more than 27 locations to provide highly valuable advice on projects in the following sectors : Construction & Real Estate, Infrastructure & Energy, and Testing & Ordnance Detection. Canzler, Schollenberger and ZPP are all part of the SOCOTEC family.

    SOCOTEC in Germany supports public and private clients throughout the life cycle of their projects and operates as a trusted third party.

    Our teams of experts are proud to have undertaken large, complex and impactful projects such as the Pollux Tower renovation project in Frankfurt, the FAIR particle accelerator facility in Darmstadt, UXO removal Hambourg Habour and for clients such as Fraport, the operator of the Frankfurt airport.

  • 27
    office locations
  • 760
    employees
  • Guadeloupe

    Welcome to SOCOTEC in Antilles Guyane!

    Our 20 experts in our Guadeloupe office are here to provide advice on your Construction and Real Estate, Technical Inspection and Verification, Safety and Environment, Infrastructure and Energy, and Training and Certification projects.

    Our branch accompanies public and private clients throughout the life cycle of their projects and operates as a trusted third party.

  • 1
    office location
  • 20
    people
  • Ireland

    Welcome to SOCOTEC in Ireland!

    SOCOTEC advises clients in Ireland and offers the following services: Asbestos Management, Construction Materials Testing, Energy Supply, Generation & Regulation, Environmental Monitoring and Consultancy, Health & Safety, Laboratories & Analytical Services, Occupational Hygiene, Site Investigation, Training, Water Services, Geotechnical and Structural Monitoring.

  • 1
    office location
  • Italy

    Welcome to SOCOTEC in Italy!

    With 15 office locations and laboratories, SOCOTEC Italy is present throughout the country and advises clients on Construction, Environment, Infrastructure and Geomarine projects.
    Our 350 experts in Italy advise public and private clients throughout the life cycle of their projects and operate as a trusted third party.

  • 10
    fixed laboratories
  • 25
    mobile laboratories
  • Ivory Coast

    Welcome to SOCOTEC in Ivory Coast!

    Our team of experts offers services throughout West and Central Africa from its offices in Abidjan, and advises on Construction and Real Estate, Technical Inspection and Verification, Safety and Environment, Infrastructure and Energy, and Training and Certification projects.

    SOCOTEC supports public and private clients throughout the life cycle of their projects as a trusted third party. In Ivory Coast, SOCOTEC is proud to have worked on great projects such as : Radisson Hotel in Abidjan, the Basilica of Our Lady of Peace in Yamoussoukro, Orange Head Office in Ivory Coast.

    Our branch assists clients in the following areas: the normalisation of risks, technical inspections, health and safety coordination, equipment inspections, and periodic facility inspections. The branch also conducts audits, diagnostics and assessments of your infrastructure.

  • 1
    office location
  • Japan

    Welcome to SOCOTEC Certification in Japan!

    SOCOTEC Certification Japan helps clients benefit commercially from their management system. We consider management systems to be living beings and we want our work to take human interaction - from initial contact to the issuance of a certificate - into account.

    SOCOTEC Certification Japan works with all types of organisation, certifying management systems such as:
    ISO 20000-1 - Service Management System, which enables service providers to manage their service life cycle. It lays down requirements for establishing, implementing, maintaining and continually improving a service management system.
    ISO 9001 - Quality Management certification, which provides a framework for excellence that can be implemented by businesses.
    FSSC 22000 - Food Safety System Certification.
    GHG - Greenhouse Gas Emission Verification Audit for the Carbon Tax. Verification consists of an independent and objective assessment of the accuracy of the emissions report, which is based on the implementation of the monitoring plan.

    Understanding client needs enables our experts to provide a tailor-made solution while also constantly contributing to the client’s ongoing development.

  • 4
    office locations
  • Lebanon

    Welcome to SOCOTEC in Lebanon!

    SOCOTEC has a branch in Beirut and provides advice on Construction and Real Estate, Technical Inspection and Verification, Safety and Environment, Infrastructure and Energy, and Training and Certification projects throughout Lebanon.

    We accompany public and private clients throughout the life cycle of their projects as a trusted third party.

    Our team of experts offers the following services: the normalisation of risks, technical inspections, HSE inspections, food, gas, life & fire safety inspections, the periodic verification and inspection of your facilities, equipment and towers (Hoistways). We carry out assessments in hotels and offer assistance with the value adding integration of the certification process into your projects.

  • 1
    office location (Beirut)
  • 12
    people
  • Luxembourg

    Welcome to SOCOTEC in Luxembourg!

    SOCOTEC in Luxembourg advises you on your Construction and Real Estate, Safety and Environment, and Infrastructure projects. We also assist with your Technical Inspection and Verification, Energy, Training, and Certification projects.

    Our two branches in Luxembourg accompany public and private clients throughout the life cycle of their projects and operate as a trusted third party.

  • 2
    office locations
  • 40
    people
  • Madagascar

    Welcome to SOCOTEC in Madagascar!

    SOCOTEC provides highly valuable advice on your Construction and Real Estate, Technical Inspection and Verification, Safety and Environment, Infrastructure and Energy, and Training and Certification projects in Madagascar.

    Our 14 experts accompany public and private clients throughout the life cycle of their projects and operate as a trusted third party.

  • 14
    people
  • Martinique

    Welcome to SOCOTEC in Martinique!

    At SOCOTEC ANTILLES GUYANE our 10 experts provide advice on your Construction and Real Estate, Technical Inspection and Verification, Safety and Environment, Infrastructure and Energy, and Training and Certification projects.
    We accompany public and private clients throughout the life cycle of their projects and operate as a trusted third party. We provide a wide range of services.

  • 1
    office location
  • 10
    people
  • Mauritius

    Welcome to SOCOTEC in Mauritius!

    Our experts are ready and able to providehighly valuable advice on your Construction & Real Estate, Technical Inspection & Verification, Safety & Environment, Infrastructure & Energy, and Training & Certification projects.

    In Mauritius, we assist public and private clients throughout the life cycle of their projects and operate as a trusted third party.

  • 1
    office
  • Mayotte

    Welcome to SOCOTEC in Mayotte!

    Our experts provide advice on your Construction and Real Estate, Technical Inspection and Verification, Safety and Environment, Infrastructure and Energy, and Training and Certification projects, and offer a wide range of services.

    We accompany public and private clients throughout the life cycle of their projects and operate as a trusted third party.

  • 1
    office location
  • 10
    people
  • Morocco

    Welcome to SOCOTEC in Morocco!

    Our eight offices in Morocco assist public and private clients throughout the life cycle of their projects and operate as a trusted third party. Our experts are ready and able to advise you with your Construction and Real Estate, Technical Inspection and Verification, Safety and Environment, Infrastructure and Energy, and Training and Certification projects.

    SOCOTEC MAROC, SOCOCONSULT, SOCOTEC INFRASTRUCTURE MAROC and AXE QSE are branches of SOCOTEC in Morocco.

  • 8
    office locations
  • 140
    people
  • Morocco - Western Sahara

    Welcome to SOCOTEC in Morocco!

    Our eight offices in Morocco assist public and private clients throughout the life cycle of their projects and operate as a trusted third party. Our experts are ready and able to advise you with your Construction and Real Estate, Technical Inspection and Verification, Safety and Environment, Infrastructure and Energy, and Training and Certification projects.

    SOCOTEC MAROC, SOCOCONSULT, SOCOTEC INFRASTRUCTURE MAROC and AXE QSE are branches of SOCOTEC in Morocco.

  • 8
    office locations
  • 140
    people
  • New Caledonia

    Welcome to SOCOTEC in New Caledonia!

    Our experts provide advice on your Construction and Real Estate, Technical Inspection and Verification, Safety and Environment, Infrastructure and Energy, and Training and Certification projects.
    We accompany public and private clients throughout the life cycle of their projects and operate as a trusted third party. We provide a wide range of services.

  • 1
    office location
  • 19
    people
  • Philippines

    Welcome to SOCOTEC Certification in the Philippines!

    SOCOTEC Certification Philippines helps clients benefit commercially from their management system. Our experts apply an approach that focuses on client relations in order to put forward the best assessment and certification solutions. They consider management systems to be living beings and their work takes human interaction - from initial contact to the issuance of a certificate - into account.

    SOCOTEC Certification Philippines works with all types of organisation, certifying management systems such as:
    ISO 20000-1 - Service Management System, which enables service providers to manage their service life cycle. It lays down requirements for establishing, implementing, maintaining and continually improving a service management system.
    ISO 20000 - Information Technology – Service Management System Certification
    FSSC 22000 - Food Safety System Certification

  • 1
    office location
  • 33
    people
  • Singapore

    Welcome to SOCOTEC Certification in Singapore!

    SOCOTEC Certification Singapore helps clients benefit commercially from their management system. Our experts apply an approach that focuses on client relations in order to put forward the best assessment and certification solutions. We consider management systems to be living beings and we want our work to take human interaction - from initial contact to the issuance of a certificate - into account.

    SOCOTEC Certification Singapore works with all types of organisation, certifying management systems such as:
    ISO 20000-1 - Service Management System, which enables service providers to manage their service life cycle. It lays down requirements for establishing, implementing, maintaining and continually improving a service management system.
    ISO 14001 - Environmental Management Certification: the internationally recognised standard for managing the environmental impact of businesses.
    ISO 50001 - Energy Management: a globally recognised standard developed in response to increasing global awareness of energy performance.

    Our experts also offer greenhouse gas emission checks, and can certify ready-mixed concrete, and steel and aluminium structures. Understanding client needs enables our experts to provide tailor-made solutions while contributing to the client’s ongoing development.
    We take particular pride in the work carried out for the following clients: National Environment Agency, Econ Precast Pte Ltd. and Bishan Home for the Intellectually Disabled.

  • 1
    office location
  • 60
    people
  • Thailand

    Welcome to SOCOTEC Certification in Thailand!

    SOCOTEC Certification Thailand helps clients benefit commercially from their management system.

    Our experts work with all types of organisation, certifying management systems such as:
    ISO 20000-1 - Service Management System, which enables service providers to manage their service life cycle. It lays down requirements for establishing, implementing, maintaining and continually improving a service management system.
    ISO 14001 - Environmental Management Certification: the internationally recognised standard for managing the environmental impact of businesses.
    ISO 50001 - Energy Management: a globally recognised standard developed in response to increasing global awareness of energy performance.
    Our experts also offer greenhouse gas emission checks, and can certify ready-mixed concrete, and steel and aluminium structures. Understanding client needs enables our experts to provide a tailor-made solution while also constantly contributing to the client’s ongoing development.

    We take particular pride in the work carried out for the following clients: PTT Group, Toshiba, Toyota and Bridgestone.

  • 1
    office location
  • 24
    people
  • USA

    Welcome to SOCOTEC in the United States!

    The following companies are part of the SOCOTEC family : Vidaris, LPI, C2G, CBI, CPAG, DPA, Synergen.

    Our 350 experts in the USA offer the following services: Building Envelope, Energy & Sustainability, Code Advisory, Dispute Resolution, Specialty Engineering.

    Our 18 offices in the USA accompany public and private clients throughout the life cycle of their projects and operate as a trusted third party.

  • 18
    office locations
  • 350
    people
  • United Arab Emirates

    Welcome to SOCOTEC in the UAE!

    Our experts provide advice on Construction and Real Estate, Technical Inspection and Verification, Safety and Environment, Infrastructure and Energy, and Training and Certification projects.

    We accompany public and private clients throughout the life cycle of their projects as a trusted third party. We provide the following services: third party design reviews, third party inspections, health and safety, fire and life safety, MEP Services, and value engineering.

    We are proud to take part in large-scale and complex projects such as the Sea World, Louvre Abu Dhabi, Dewa and Etihad Rail.

    Offices in Abu Dhabi and Dubaï.

  • 2
    office locations
  • 22
    people
  • United Kingdom

    Welcome to SOCOTEC in the UK!

    Our 1,750 experts provide highly valuable advice on your projects and offer the following services: Asbestos Management, Construction Materials Testing, Energy Supply, Generation & Regulation, Environmental Monitoring and Consultancy, Health & Safety, Laboratories & Analytical Services, Occupational Hygiene, Site Investigation, Training, Water Services, Geotechnical and Structural Monitoring.

    With 42 offices in the UK, we accompany public and private clients throughout the life cycle of their projects and operate as a trusted third party.

  • 42
    office locations
  • 1750
    people