Intertek adds GPA gas testing capability for Marcellus, Utica shale
PITTSBURGH, Pa. -- Intertek, a provider of quality and safety services, has added new Gas Processors Association (GPA) gas testing capabilities to its Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, laboratory.
The laboratory provides GPA natural gas analysis for clients working in the Marcellus and Utica shale play regions.
Marcellus and Utica GPA natural gas testing services provided by Intertek include GPA-2261 (analysis for natural gas and similar gaseous mixtures by gas chromatography), and GPA-2286 (extended analysis for natural gas and similar gaseous mixtures by temperature programmed gas chromatography).
Intertek’s additional shale gas services in the Marcellus and Utica regions include on-site sampling, natural gas composition analysis, isotopic analysis for both liquids and gases (IRGC/MS), and metering and calibration expertise.
Jeff Kaylor, director for the Inland Region, said “The addition of specialized GPA natural gas analysis capabilities into our Pittsburgh laboratory transforms our ability to service local shale gas clients in the Marcellus and Utica play regions.”