Element Hitchin/MERL expertise is in
engineering polymers (adhesives, rubber, thermoplastics, thermoplastic
and composites - polymer composites or reinforced plastics).
Related materials are metallics (metal forming and structural bonding),
concrete, reinforced ceramics, carbon carbon composites, intermetallics,
functionally gradient materials and MMCs. Various materials research
and design analysis.
Materials knowledge combined with engineering know-how is used
to solve problems through the supply chain from materials selection
to design and manufacture to recycling/end-of-life considerations.
Select the material type of interest to see the comprehensive
range of services available.