Society's demand for energy is predicted to increase significantly over the coming years. Element offers a broad variety of testing services for providers carbon-based fuels and electrical power as well as their supply chain partners to ensure the safe, reliable, and sustainable transportation of energy.
Consequently, the increasing demand for greener and cleaner energy sources means providers of energy, and their supply chain partners, are diversifying. Companies are investing more heavily in R&D to increase the use of renewable energy sources, including wind, water, hydrogen, and solar power. At the same time, global players are developing and deploying new technologies to deliver innovative, reliable, and cleaner solutions for sourcing, transporting and storing oil, gas, and carbon emissions. These technologies are revolutionizing how our current and future needs are met.
With over 100 years' experience in supporting a diverse range of energy customers, Element understands the evolving testing, inspection, and certification requirements of the global energy sector.
Our team of over 600 scientists and engineers, located in 23 worldwide facilities, provide specialized services for the energy sector, including:
- Mechanical testing
- Non-destructive inspection
- Structural testing (ECA, FFS, FEA, fracture mechanics)
- Corrosion testing
- Coatings testing
- Characterization of metals, polymers, elastomers and composite materials
- Product qualification
- Weld testing and weld procedure qualification services
- Failure analysis
Element work in partnership with energy customers throughout the whole supply chain to make certain that the materials and products within these emerging and new energy solutions are compliant, safe, fit for purpose, and support the realization of your growth and low carbon objectives.
The industries we serve
Carbon Capture and Storage
Learn more about our testing capabilities to prevent corrosion at transport infrastructure for Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS).
Find out about our materials and product testing services for the Nuclear Energy sector.
Oil & Gas
Element's global platform of laboratories offers advanced services designed to test and qualify materials intended for use within the environments of the future.
Find out about Element's complete range of solar and solar thermal testing services for building materials and solar energy systems under such environmental conditions as sunlight, temperature, humidity and wind.
Find out about our materials and product testing services for the Wind Energy Sector.