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About us

Geolaquim Ltda., a chemical geology laboratory situated in the industrial area of the city of Copiapó, was started up in 2002 under the name of Soc. De Laboratorios Químicos Geológicos LTDA and managed to establish itself in the market and eventually came to grow in a big way. In march of 2004 the company was certified under the ISO 9001:2000 standard granted by Det Norske Veritas, DNV and accredited by RvA, whose reach extends to activities from the evaluation and generation of revenue to the production process and control and dispatch of the above mentioned items, backing up the legitimacy of the results and the quality of service.

In May investment partners allowed a better growth and the company changed its name to Soc. Laboratorios Geológicos Atacama Ltda or Geolaquim Ltda.

Geolaquim Ltda. is oriented to satisfy the requirements of Large Mining Business in agreement with strict quality and security standards showing respect for the environment, thus ensuring liability and strength as a company. This goal is provided by a highly qualified and experienced work-force prepared to respond to difficult challenges, a high-level infrastructure, the latest technological equipment and an administration system for analytical data that allows for dependable service and adequate quality control.

Our Vision

Geolaquim aspires to be one of the leading chemical geology laboratories in its area, recognized for its contributions to the mining sector and its efficient and reliable service.

Out Mission

Geolaquim offers its mining clients reliable and timely service in the mechanical preparation and chemical analysis of mineral specimens. The company maintains a competent and qualified staff, uses new advances in technology for its infrastructure, machinery and equipment, applies the best policies towards security, health and the environment and recognizes quality control as a key aspect of its existence.




Professionals with vast experience and verified capacities, who have held similar positions in other respected analysis laboratories, run the distinct areas of our enterprise and combine their expertise allowing Geolaquim Ltda. to bring high quality service to its clients.

The employees here at Geolaquim Ltda. have entered into an agreement to maintain a perpetual schedule of training, allowing them to achieve a high level of commitment and conscientiousness of their work and how it contributes to the attainment of the objectives of the enterprise and of our clients.

General Manager

Carolina Flores Madrid

Civil Industrial Engineer


Technical Manager

Mario Valencia Ahumada

Chemical Laboratory Scientist