About Us

Terra Analytical laboratory has been operating in Christchurch since 1973.  Originally set up as a Caterpillar S.O.S lab (Scheduled Oil Sampling) it has grown to become the major equipment fluid test facility in New Zealand.  We test fluids such as engine oil, gear oil, hydraulic oil, coolants, grease, diesel fuel, diesel exhaust fluid, filter debris and more.    

We support industries as diverse as Agriculture, Automotive, Aviation, Earthmoving, Marine, Transport, Military, Oil Companies, and Power Generation.