About Element Los Angeles
Element Los Angeles is a Polymer Matrix Composite Center of Technical Excellence.
Accredited by A2LA to ISO/IEC 17025 and Nadcap, the laboratory specializes in providing mechanical, electrical, and flammability testing of composites and other non-metallic materials to the aerospace sector. With over 50 years of experience and an international reputation for materials and industry expertise, Element Los Angeles tests a full range of materials including: composites, adhesives, plastics and polymers, elastomers, aircraft interior materials, electrical properties.
Element Los Angeles client approvals include GE S450, Pratt & Whitney MCL, Sikorsky, and DLA. In addition to its aerospace sector clients, the laboratory also performs tests on advanced materials for the automotive, electronic and medical device sectors.
Los Angeles Services
Aerospace Mechanical Testing
Find out about Element's tensile, elongation, compression, impact, fracture toughness, stress, rupture, fatigue, hardness, abrasion & wear, bend, pressure, shear and torque testing services.
Element specializes in providing industry leading tensile testing services for a wide range of metallic and non-metallic materials.
Polymer Matrix Composite Testing
Find out more about how Element’s polymer experts can put your non-metallic materials to the test through mechanical, chemical, analytical and environmental testing.
Find out how Element's fatigue testing labs help companies meet quality requirements and create safer, stronger, more successful parts and products.
Approvals, accreditations and documents
Los Angeles A2LA Mechanical
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Los Angeles Airbus Qualification 285144
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Los Angeles FAA Approval Letter
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Los Angeles GE Aviation Special Process Certification GE T2977
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Los Angeles IHI Approval
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Los Angeles Lockheed Martin 5PTPTT01 QPL 1
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Los Angeles Lockheed Martin 5PTPTT09 QPL 2
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Los Angeles Nadcap Certificate and Scope 5488175875
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Los Angeles Pratt and Whitney Approval
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Los Angeles Sikorsky Approval
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Los Angeles SwRI ASL Approval
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