Element Materials Technology exists to ensure that the materials and products that are in use in some of the world’s most advanced industrial sectors are always safe; of marketable quality; compliant to all relevant industry standards and most of all are fit for purpose in their end application.

What we ultimately deliver is Certainty to those industries where failure simply is not an option.

That is “The Certainty of Element”.


Fastest Growing TIC Company

Element is one of the fastest growing companies in the global Testing, Inspection & Certification sector.

Over 2,000 employees in 61 facilities.

With over 2,000 Engaged Experts in 60 facilities in the US, Europe and Asia, we are the "go to team" for all of your materials testing and product qualification testing needs.

Industrial heritage spanning 190 years

Originally formed out of the in-house laboratories of Stork, we trace our origins back to 1827 - 190 years ago.

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Our Origins

Although a relatively new name in the Global Testing Inspection & Certification (TIC) sector, Element has a long history and heritage that we are justifiably proud of.

Formed out of the in-house laboratories of Stork in 2011, Element Materials Technology can trace its origins back to 1827 – over 188 years ago.

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Our Approach

Everything we do is designed to deliver one thing, certainty. Through the work of our Engaged Experts, we ensure that the materials and products that we test and certify are of the right quality; are safe; meet all relevant international industry standards and are ultimately fit for purpose.

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