LONDON, UK - 18 October 2016 - Element Materials Technology, the global leader in materials testing and product qualification testing services, in partnership with NACE International, the worldwide corrosion authority, will host the 10th Oilfield Engineering with Polymers Conference on 25 October in London, UK. 

Held at the Millenium Gloucester Hotel, the world renowned event will focus on the latest applications of polymers and other advanced non-metallic materials within the Oil & Gas industry. Leading experts from across the Oil & Gas non-metallics community will examine the current and future role of thermoplastics, elastomers, and composite materials and components in this increasingly demanding environment. 

Rod Martin, Element’s Executive Vice President, Oil & Gas says ‘’From seals and sealing to insulation, flow lines, risers, and coatings, major oilfield R&D divisions are looking at new ways to utilize durable materials for oilfield applications. The Conference is a fantastic opportunity to discover emerging technologies for the application of polymers and other advanced non-metallic materials within the oil and gas industry and network with industry leaders and suppliers from around the world.’’

Established in 1996 and formerly known as the “MERL Oilfield Engineering with Polymers Conference”, this event enables knowledge sharing and networking between the polymeric material selection and application technical community within the Oil & Gas major operators and their supply chain partners. 

For more information about the event, please see: http://oilfieldpolymers.nace.org/  

About Element

Element is a company with a global presence; its laboratories are staffed by experts specializing in materials testing, product qualification testing and failure analysis for the Aerospace, Oil & Gas and Transportation and Industrials sectors. Element’s team of 2,000 scientists, engineers and technicians work in 61 laboratories located throughout the U.S., Europe and Asia. For a complete list of Accreditations & Approvals and more information, please visit www.element.com

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The Conference is a fantastic opportunity to discover emerging technologies for the application of polymers and other advanced non-metallic materials within the oil and gas industry and network with industry leaders and suppliers from around the world.

Rod Martin

Executive Vice President , oil & gas