Element Materials Technology announced an asset purchase agreement with Medical Device Testing Services (MDT), provider of Mechanical Testing and Materials Characterization for medical devices in the U.S.
The acquisition complements Element's current testing capabilities for medical devices. MDT, headquartered in Minnetonka, Minnesota, is an ISO/IEC 17025 accredited lab with 25+ years of experience with services such as Orthopaedic Device Fatigue Testing, Corrosion Testing, Particulate Counting and Analysis, etc.
MDT will remain in in its Minnesota location, but be legally merged with Element Cincinnati, home of the Element Group’s Medical Device Testing, Global Center of Technical Excellence. Element Cincinnati's testing range includes static, fatigue and wear testing solutions for hip, knee, spine and trauma devices.
Element Cincinnati was formed via the combination of MAR-TEST and Accutek.