LONDON, UK – January 21, 2021 – Element Materials Technology (Element) has accelerated the roll out of a renewed digital remote witnessing offering to improve customer experience as part of the large-scale digital transformation of the business.
Element is using market leading technologies, easily accessible by customers the world over and which allow virtual access to its complete range of testing services from anywhere in the world. Through the use of these easily accessible digital platforms, customers can watch live testing of their materials and products remotely, keep their testing programs on track, avoid unnecessary travel and hotel costs, and focus on more productive, value-creating activities for their own organizations.
As with standard testing protocol, all remotely witnessed testing is performed in accordance with all the relevant certification and security conformance standards. The delivery of the service is supported by rigorous operating procedures and usage guides, designed to give the customer the same high quality, efficient Element experience as they would in person.
Janet White, EVP Digital Transformation at Element, said: “I am delighted that we are accelerating the roll out of these capabilities at a time when customers across many of the end markets that we serve continue to face challenges that have arisen out of the COVID-19 crisis. Element has been successfully delivering remote witnessing services to many of our clients for several years, and 2020 presented us with an opportunity to optimize our capabilities to better serve them through the restrictions that the pandemic caused.
Element’s remote witnessing offering is a shining example of our ability to drive value through internal transformation and delivering growth by leveraging data, automation, AI, and practical IoT to enhance customer experience and our competitive advantage.”
Remote Witnessing from Element can comply with many export regulations as regulated by the by the US International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), US Export Administration Regulations (EAR), US Office of Foreign Asset Controls (OFAC), Canadian Controlled Goods Program (CGP), and the UK Strategic Export Control Lists.
The Element Materials Technology Group is one of the world’s leading global providers of testing, inspection and certification services for a diverse range of materials, products and technologies in advanced industrial supply chains where failure is not an option. Headquartered in London, UK, Element’s team of more than 6,000 expert scientists, engineers and technicians operate from around 200 locations across five continents, delivering an extensive range of solutions to customers in critical industries including aerospace, connected technologies, construction, defense, energy, environmental, life sciences and transportation.
Diana Milford, External Communications Manager
T: +44 (0) 131 333 8052
Devan LaBrash, Pagoda Public Relations
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“Element’s remote witnessing offering is a shining example of our ability to drive value through internal transformation and delivering growth by leveraging data, automation, AI, and practical IoT to enhance customer experience and our competitive advantage.”
EVP, Digital Transformation