LONDON, UK – May 25, 2017 – Exova (now owned by Element Materials Technology), the global testing, calibration and advisory services provider, has signed a new global contract with Böhler Schmiedetechnik GmbH & Co KG (Böhler) which will run indefinitely.

The contract will see Exova supply technically demanding materials testing of wrought aerospace grade alloys to exacting standards and industry leading turnaround times, confirming Exova’s continued strength and expertise within the global aerospace market. The work will be managed through Exova’s European operation, primarily from Plzeň in the Czech Republic and Toulouse in France, with the ability to service Böhler’s needs through Exova’s global network of NADCAP and ISO 17025 accredited laboratories.

Paul Barry, Group Managing Director, Industries, Exova, said: “I am delighted to formalise our long standing 13 year relationship through this new global agreement. We recognise Böhler’s expectations and this contract confirms the trust and confidence they have in us to continue to deliver a high quality technical service, supported by excellent customer service and on-time delivery.”

About Element

In June 2017, Element Materials Technology acquired Exova Group Limited to create one, world-class global testing services partner. Element specializes in providing a comprehensive range of materials and product qualification testing, consulting, certification and calibration services to the global Aerospace; Fire Building Products; Infrastructure & Environmental; Oil & Gas; and Transportation & Industrials sectors.

Element’s expanded network of 6,200 Engaged Experts operate out of nearly 200 laboratories in more than 30 countries and are trusted by organizations to test and advise on the safety, quality, performance and compliance of their products, systems and operations.

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