AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS — AUGUST 6, 2012 — Element Materials Technology officially announces Element Cincinnati, the newly-named location of the former MAR-TEST headquarters acquired by Element in February of 2012. The naming of Element Cincinnati marks a pivotal transition point for a laboratory known for its world-class machining and high-quality mechanical testing within the Aerospace & Defense, Power Generation and Medical Device industries. 

"I’m pleased with our progress integrating MAR-TEST into the Element brand,” said Charles Noall, President and CEO of Element. “The transition is going very well, and we’ve already been hearing from many customers who appreciate newfound access to a significantly increased portfolio of services." 

Element Cincinnati adds to the growing presence of the Element brand and its global network of laboratories staffed by testing experts. As a worldwide leader in fatigue and fracture mechanics, Element Cincinnati provides testing services ranging from materials for jet engines and NASA space vehicles to artificial hip and spinal implants. The facility is Nadcap and A2LA accredited, and includes an impressive 110 Servo-Hydraulic systems, 5 Electro-Mechanical systems, and 55 Rupture frames. 

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