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New drug screening company opens on Beadle Road

Locally owned entity specializes in occupational health screening programs that include drug and alcohol testing, as well as physicals and exam management components.

Aegis Alliance, a new Lafayette-based drug screening company, is opening Jan. 9 at 185 S. Beadle Road, Bldg. B2.

“When you partner with Aegis Alliance, we will customize and implement a proven, state-of-the-art, occupational health screening program that includes drug and alcohol testing as well as physicals and exam management components for your company,” Christian Brugman, managing member of Aegis Alliance, says in a press release. Brugman notes that the company utilizes the country’s largest network of collection sites and testing laboratories to ensure efficiency and support for regional, national and international business needs in both regulated and non-regulated environments.

Christian Brugman

Brugman has more than two decades of experience in the drug screening industry, having most recently worked for Wondfo USA and SECON, according to his LinkedIn profile.

The company’s field technician supervisor has more than nine years of experience doing on-site collections inland and offshore, and its sales manager has 20 years of experience in the oil and gas, marine, industrial and construction industries both domestically and internationally.

The company is hosting an invitation-only launch luncheon to educate and introduce its team to local officials and representatives from numerous industries. The luncheon will be held in the Napoleon Room at River Oaks on Jan. 18. For more info, visit or call (337) 278-9560.