With over 100 hundred years of testing experience, Element provides comprehensive testing solutions across critical industries, including aerospace, connected technologies, construction, defense, digital engineering, energy, environmental, and life sciences, confirming your materials and products are safe, compliant, and fit for purpose.

Operating globally with 6,000 experts across 270 locations, we deliver bespoke testing services and expert guidance to the highest standards of quality assurance and regulatory compliance.  


Benefits of Testing Services

  • Tailored Testing Solutions: Customization for your project, with test plans aligned to your unique requirements.
  • Regulatory Compliance Expertise: We’re experts at capturing your testing requirements accurately and ensuring you’re fully compliant, so your products are safe and fit for purpose.
  • Peace of Mind Partnership: Benefit from third-party expertise, equipment, and quality assurance for reduced project disruption.
  • Transparent Communication: Receive regular updates, from initial inquiry to results, ensuring enhanced communication for optimal testing timing and outcomes.
  • Global Scalability: Scalable solutions for projects of all sizes, providing one-stop global access across 270+ laboratories worldwide.


Element in Testing

We prioritize excellence by adhering to the industry's highest testing standards and specifications at all our ISO 17025 accredited laboratories. This commitment to quality is further emphasized by our certifications in ISO 9001, AS 9100, and Nadcap. With a focus on tailored solutions, we offer you peace of mind through expertise, state-of-the-art equipment, and frequent communication.


For more information about our testing services, or to request a quote, contact us today. 

Find out more about Element and our credentials within the testing, inspection, and certification industry.



Our Testing Services

We offer ISO 17025 accredited services with over 100 years of testing experience

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Materials Testing

Element is one of the largest independent providers of destructive and non-destructive testing services for metals and non-metals. We help to make certain these materials are safe, quality, compliant and fit for purpose.

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Mechanical & Destructive Testing

Element's mechanical tests are part of our destructive testing services, they show whether a material or part is suitable for its intended mechanical applications.

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Non-Destructive Testing (NDT)

Element's NDT services comply with a wide variety of industry standards, government contracts, military specifications and unique customer requirements.

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Environmental testing

Product Testing

Element is a major provider of product compliance, reliability and qualification testing services to many of the leading companies within the Aerospace, Transportation, Oil & Gas, Defense, Telecommunications and Medical Device sectors.

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Chemical Testing & Analysis

Our chemists are experienced in advanced techniques to provide a wide range of chemical testing and analysis services through our network of global laboratories.

Environmental Testing Services

Environmental Testing

Find out how Element’s 90 years of environmental testing services experience together with our growing international footprint continues to meet the ever evolving environmental challenges we all face.

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Connected Technologies

Technologies Testing

Element's testing and certification services enable faster global market access to manufacturers of mobile and smart devices, where connectivity and interoperability is key.

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Transportation Testing

With over 100 years of experience, Element is one of the leading providers of materials and product testing services to the transportation sector globally.

Energy Testing Services

Energy Testing Services

Element is developing and deploying new technologies to deliver innovative, reliable, and cleaner oil, gas, and low-carbon energy solutions, which are revolutionizing the way in which our current and future needs are met.

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Aerospace Testing Services

Element is the largest, independent provider of materials testing, product qualification testing, calibration and advisory services to the global Aerospace Testing sector.

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Life Sciences Testing

Our accredited Life Sciences laboratories provide specialized, expert testing for the Antimicrobial, Food, Medical Device, Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology and Personal Care industries.


Defense Testing

Element has over 50 years experience in working with a wide range of Defense Product and System manufacturers from the initial concept of their products and on to the complex testing that is required of modern defense equipment.

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Testing Insights & Resources

Explore cutting-edge insights on testing in our diverse collection of articles, white papers, webinars, and technical bulletins. Delve into the expertise of Element's industry leaders spanning various sectors, as they discuss the intricacies of testing materials and products.



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Laboratories located in 30 countries within the Americas, Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia, and Australia

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Employees and Engaged Experts worldwide, ready to help you meet your testing requirements

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Accreditations and approvals. An independent endorsement of the quality of service we deliver

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Customers served worldwide in a diverse range of market-leading scientific, technical, and engineering industries