About Element Detroit Wixom

Formed in 1987, the Detroit Wixom laboratory is a leading full-service metallurgical laboratory supporting automotive, aerospace, and other industrial clients with a comprehensive range of services, including mechanical, fatigue, metallurgical and chemical testing plus engineering support in design, material selection, reverse engineering, corrosion, education, and failure analysis.

Our engaged experts serve on key technical committees and have been honored for their contributions to research and education by ASM international, the American Foundry Society (AFS), and other professional organizations.

The Detroit Wixom laboratory holds ISO 17025 accreditation for materials testing.

Midwest Testing

In July 2019, Element acquired the assets of 'Midwest Testing Laboratories'. The business has been fully integrated into Element Wixom, bringing the expertise, equipment and capabilities of Midwest Testing Laboratories Inc. to the Element Wixom site. The integration of these capabilities has further improved the range of services to include cyclic corrosion testing and environmental testing.

Approvals, accreditations and documents

  • Detroit Wixom A2LA Chemical Scope and Accreditation
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  • Detroit Wixom A2LA Mechanical Scope and Accreditation
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  • Detroit Wixom IPC Certification Maxwell Mayhew
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  • Detroit Wixom IPC Certification Nikki Tiernan
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