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On-Site Environmental Laboratory and Oil Field Well Logging Services

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SOS Analytical, Inc. (SOS) has geared up to assist our customers by providing on-site well logging and mobile laboratory services. We offer state-of-the-art instrumentation using EPA and MDEQ approved test methods, not “screening” methods. SOS Analytical, Inc. was founded in 1991 as a full service environmental laboratory. Formerly ‘Source Consulting’, owned by John Nowland, the company provided on-site geological well logging and analytical services, housed in a mobile laboratory. Our staff brings over 30 years of combined experience and training to the field. ‘Mud logging’ is performed by a degreed geologist with 25 years of logging experience. The mobile laboratory is staffed by personnel holding a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in chemistry or a related field.

Here to service your well logging (mud logging) needs

SOS has the state-of-the-art gas detection equipment and computerized mud logger. A total hydrocarbon analyzer (THA) is coupled with a gas chromatograph (GC) equipped with flame ionization detection (FID).

Why use SOS Analytical?

  • Experienced Staff bringing 25 years of mud logging experience to the field
  • Computer Generated Well Log
  • Gas/Oil Ratio is calculated using the C-1 and C-2 ratio, detected on a GC with FID
  • Total Hydrocarbon Analyzer with continuous digital readout provides a linear non-saturating total gas detection system
  • Technical Support to answer your questions
  • Competitive Prices

On-Site Mobile Laboratory Services Available 24 Hours a Day!

  • On-site analysis of soil and water using EPA and MDEQ approved methods
  • VOC’s analyzed by EPA 5030/8021
  • No additional charge for 10% of mobile lab samples confirmed in-house, using a GC/MS.

Prepared to Meet your Needs

  • SOS Analytical, Inc. is well prepared to meet all of your well logging and analytical needs both in the laboratory and in the field.
  • We are confident that we can provide the highest quality of service for you.
  • Professional references are available.


Call us today for scheduling and pricing

SOS Analytical
4125 Cedar Run Road, Suite B
Traverse City, Michigan 49684

Phone: 231-946-6767 Fax: 231-946-8741


SOS Analytical   4125 Cedar Run Road, Suite B   Traverse City, MI  49684  voice: (231) 946-6767   fax: (231) 946-8741

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