Aerospace laboratories in US and Mexico rebrand as Element

Element Materials Technology (Element) has completed the rebrand of four aerospace laboratories in the USA and Mexico following its recent acquisition of Exova Group Limited (Exova).

Element expands its aerospace non-destructive testing platform with acquisition of Metals Testing Company

Element Materials Technology has today announced that it has entered into a binding agreement to purchase Metals Testing Company (MTC), a non-destructive testing (NDT) service provider located in Connecticut, United States.

Element secures $125 million (USD) of additional debt facilities

Element Materials Technology, the fastest growing global testing company in the world, has today announced the closing of $125 million (USD) of additional debt facilities to support future growth via acquisitions.

Element launches product safety testing in US

Element Materials Technology has launched product safety testing in the US to offer clients a single supplier source for EMC testing, radio testing, product safety testing, product certifications and global approval services.

GKN Aerospace relationship goes from strength to strength with further five-year contract

Exova Metech, which was recently acquired by Element Materials Technology (Element), has signed a new five-year contract with GKN Aerospace Sweden (GKN), who design and manufacture components for aircraft and rocket engines in collaboration with the major engine manufacturers.

Frankfurt laboratory invests in smoke abatement equipment for fire testing

Exova Group Limited, which was recently acquired by Element Materials Technology (Element), has invested in new scrubbing equipment for fire testing at its Frankfurt, Germany laboratory.

Element gains approval to complete testing for the COMAC C919

Element Materials Technology has successfully gained approval to begin the testing phase of the hydrodynamic ditching for the COMAC C919. Senior representatives of the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) and Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (COMAC) inspected the large scale model and test equipment, before witnessing the initial trial runs.

Element experts contribute book chapters to environmental geochemistry publication

Element’s consulting scientists Chris Swyngedouw and Robert Lessard, Health Sciences and Environmental Division, have contributed two chapters to the 2nd edition of the recently published book ‘Environmental Geochemistry: Site Characterization, Data Analysis and Case Histories.’

Element completes integration of TEAMS S.L. in Seville, Spain

Element Materials Technology is pleased to announce that it has completed the formal rebranding and integration of TEAMS (Testing and Engineering of Aeronautical Materials and Structures) S.L., significantly strengthening its European Aerospace materials testing presence.

Element expands immersion ultrasonic testing capabilities with acquisition of NDT Limited

Element has announced the acquisition of NDT Limited, one of the UK’s leading materials testing companies, significantly strengthening its non-destructive testing (NDT) services in Europe.

Element joins powerful network of partners to advance adoption of additive manufacturing technology

Element Materials Technology has partnered with RAMLAB (Rotterdam Additive Manufacturing LAB), a 3D printing field laboratory, to develop knowledge in the field of metal printing, 3D design and certification, with a special focus on the offshore and maritime sectors.

Gent laboratory now fully accredited for Broof T1-T4 testing

Specialist fire testing provider, Exova Warringtonfire Gent, is now fully accredited for Broof T1-T4 roof testing.