Environmental Scientifics Group, to be commonly known as ESG, is the new name
for the combined expertise of Scientifics and the Environmental Services Group
encompassing leading brands such as Soil Mechanics, TES Bretby, PMC and CL
The group of companies, initially brought together by Inspicio (a world leading
testing and inspection services company), offer a complete solution for all
legislative and regulatory environmental compliance from the ground up.
Operating in diverse areas such as Geotechnical and Energy testing,
Environmental Safely Compliance and Laboratories and Analytical services, the
companies share the common theme of being leading independent experts in their
With a history dating back more than 100 years, and with more than 1000
employees working in 26 offices nationwide, the ESG group is to be formally
launched today by Sir Steve Redgrave at the Churchill War Rooms, London.
The launch, ‘The New Gold Standard,’ signals the development of a new framework
that will make it easier for customers to use ESG’s diverse range of services.
The businesses will work together ‘as one’ for the benefit of clients, rather
than as a collection of individual business units. The launch also demonstrates
ESG’s strong commitment to customer service and continued investment to achieve
excellence. The brands, Soil Mechanics, Scientifics, TES Bretby, PMC and CL
Voelker, well known and respected in their respective sectors, will remain.
ESG provides expert test, analysis and advice that is UKAS accredited and fully
industry and legislatively compliant, providing customers with a high quality
and timely service that can be trusted. The group’s employees are experts in
their field, and are noted for the very high quality of customer service they
Alex Sleeth, CEO, ESG said: "Business mirrors sport in many areas and Sir Steve
Redgrave has personally, over his career, achieved all we have set out to do in
our business. The drive and dedication to hard work that Sir Steve demonstrated
was essential to achieving his goals. Like Sir Steve, we are committed to being
the best in our field and are prepared to invest the resource and energy to
ensure we achieve that goal".
"Our aim with ESG is to have a business which works in partnership with our
customers to provide a total solution across a unique range of environmental
inspection, testing and consultancy services. We pride ourselves on the levels
of accreditation standards the businesses hold which ensure our standards are at
the forefront of our industry."