About Element Des Moines
Element Des Moines enjoys a national reputation for its specialized support of automotive, industrial, building and commercial industries. From routine tests to complex setups requiring custom fixturing, the lab provides responsive service with quick turnaround. The expert staff conducts automotive, towing products, glass testing to international standards as well as environmental and structural testing of windows, doors, furniture, pipes, and other special products.
We are the recognized leader in materials technology. We support our customers by leveraging our deep materials expertise and knowledge to ensure quality and integrity in the supply chain for advanced industrial products. With over 180 years of collective experience, we are the preferred partner for our customers’ most critical testing needs.
Des Moines Services
Brake Hose Testing
The industry relies on our accurate testing results. Trust Element as your accredited partner on everything from custom setups to expert witness to routine testing to specialized procedures.
Experience the convenience of partnering with one testing supplier for your entire testing scope.
Element is proud to support the fenestration industry with the unique ability to provide an array of services catered to the window and door industry.
Automotive Glass Testing
Element provides automotive glass testing services that ensure the robustness of your glazing materials for acceptance under ANSI Z26.1, FMVSS 205 and ECE R43.
- Building Product Testing
- Climatic and Environmental Simulation
- Experimental Mechanics
- Hardware Testing
- Humidity Testing
- Hydraulic Fluid Dynamics and Pneumatic Test Services
- Liquid Penetrant Inspection Services
- Magnetic Particle Inspection
- Non Destructive Testing and Inspection
- Other Product Testing Services
- Ozone Testing Services
- Paint and Coating Material Testing Services
- Pressure Test Methods
- Salt Spray Salt Fog Corrosion Testing
- Thermal Testing Methods
- Visual Inspection Services
Approvals, accreditations and documents
Des Moines A2LA Mechanical Scope and Accreditation
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Des Moines AMECA
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Des Moines FGIA Accreditation
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Des Moines Florida Building Code Approval
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Des Moines MiamiDade County Certification
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Des Moines NFRC Approval
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Des Moines Ohio Board of Building Standards Approval
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Des Moines SGCC Certificate
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