We are Element, one of the world’s leading independent providers of testing, inspection and certification services to a diverse range of industries, where failure in service is simply not an option.

Our team of over 6,700 Engaged Experts operate from over 188 locations in more than 30 countries on 5 continents, and deliver an extensive range of materials testing, product qualification testing, inspection, certification and advisory services to the global Aerospace, Fire & Building Products, Infrastructure & Environmental, Transportation and Oil & Gas sectors. 
Everything we do is designed to deliver one thing for our customers – Certainty


“We help to make certain that the materials and products we test, inspect and certify for our customers are safe, quality, compliant and fit for purpose.”

Our Purpose

The Element Executive Team

“To be the best testing partner in the world.”

Our Mission

The Element Executive Team

“To become the world’s most trusted testing partner.”

Our Vision

The Element Executive Team

“We have four clear values that we live by each and every day.”

Our Values


Our Values

Our four Brand Values drive our everyday behavior.


Keep our colleagues and visitors safe


Act honestly and fairly to do the right thing


We set new standards of excellence in everything we do


We work together for the benefit of our customers