About Element Aberdeen

As the leading testing provider of testing services to the Oil & Gas industry, Element Aberdeen has supported clients in the North Sea and worldwide with materials testing, failure analysis, site services and welding services for over 30 years. Working in ever-deeper waters and harsher environments, clients turn to Element Aberdeen for specialised expertise in qualifying materials and fabrication procedures to industry standards and codes of practice.

We are proud to be a Centre of Excellence for fracture toughness within Element and a fast turn around routine department for material qualification needs.


Our Materials Testing Capabilities

Our qualification methods include mechanical and corrosion testing, chemical analysis, fracture mechanics, metallographic examination. In addition to Oil & Gas, our experts serve clients in Power Generation, including Nuclear and Renewable Energy, Aerospace, and Defence.

We are a UKAS ISO/IEC 17025 and ISO 45001 accredited laboratory with over 50 engaged experts ready to help you with your testing, analysis and advisory needs.


Aberdeen Laboratory Location

Our energy testing facility is located within the Altens Industrial Estate which is some 4 miles south of Aberdeen City Centre. The industrial estate is located on the left hand side (heading toward Aberdeen City) just off the A956. 

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Approvals, accreditations and documents

  • Aberdeen AIM Altitude Certificate of Approval
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  • Aberdeen Rolls Royce Certificate of Approval
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  • Aberdeen UKAS Accreditation
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  • Aberdeen UKAS Schedule
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