About Element Muscat 

Element’s Muscat Lab is the hub of our Oman operations offering American Association of Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA) accredited ISO/IEC 17025 services across multiple testing activities.

Minerals analysis: chemical, mechanical and physical analysis.

Construction materials testing: supporting civil engineering projects across Oman ensuring materials and components meet specifications, including for ports, airports, roads, bridges, petrochemical and industrial complexes, and buildings. Services cover mechanical, physical and chemical analysis of all construction materials.

Structural investigations: investigation into potential problems with new and existing buildings including ports, airports, industrial structures and infrastructures. The test details include: 

  • Visual inspection of the structure
  • Concrete core drilling & testing
  • Concrete dust sampling & testing
  • Determination of depth of carbonation
  • Accelerated chloride penetration test
  • Half-cell potential test
  • Ultrasonic pulse velocity survey
  • Electrical resistivity survey
  • Cover meter survey
  • Rebound hammer survey

Metallurgy: we provide destructive (mechanical) testing for carbon steel, stainless steel and alloy steel both for weld metal and base metal. Corrosion testing and microstructural examinations for stainless and alloy steels. 

Failure investigations: providing factual reports on the nature of component failures to allow informed decisions to be made on corrective and preventative actions.

Environmental chemistry: analysis of all types of water and soil.

Food and water microbiology: analysis of water, ready to eat meals, nuts, pulses and spices. 

Environment monitoring: stack emissions monitoring, ambient air quality monitoring, industrial hygiene, indoor air quality, soil and groundwater investigations, noise and odor monitoring.

Approvals, accreditations and documents

  • Muscat A2LA Oman Chemical 5669 04 Schedule and Certificate
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  • Muscat A2LA Oman Construction Materials 5669 05 Schedule and Certificate
    PDF - 344.56 KB View
  • Muscat A2LA Oman Mechanical 5669 06 Schedule and Certificate
    PDF - 301.38 KB View
  • Muscat Oman ISO 9001 Certification
    PDF - 575.98 KB View
  • Oman Al Haditha Approval
    PDF - 302.45 KB View
  • Oman JSRS Approval
    PDF - 314.7 KB View
  • Oman PDO Approval
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  • Oman Petrofac Approval
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