MTEC acquisition to expand Element’s materials test capability
Element Materials Technology has agreed to purchase the assets of MTEC Mechanical Testing Services.
LONDON – Element Materials Technology has agreed to purchase the assets of MTEC Mechanical Testing Services, a metallurgical testing facility based in Houston.
MTEC’s test equipment and employees will be integrated into Element’s nearbyOil & Gas Materials Technology Center.
The latter is said to offer state-of-the-art equipment for machining, materials testing, fracture mechanics, corrosion, weld procedure qualification testing, failure analysis and air emissions testing.
It operates both destructive and non-destructive testing laboratories; tests a wide range of metal alloys, thermoplastics, composites and elastomers; and offers large scale and capacity sour service testing capabilities.