Technion Research & Development Israel Institute of Metals


The Israel institute of metals is a research institute.

Israel Institute of Metals

The Israel Institute of Metals is a research institute operating under the Technion umbrella and in full cooperation with the scientists and researchers staff of the Technion University.

The institute was founded in 1963 to serve as a bridge between the academic community of the Technion and the traditional Israeli industry.
The institute is standing in the head of engineering, scientific and technological innovation and a part of its activities includes the industrial application of advanced capabilities comprising the global cutting edge technology.
In order to fulfill these missions, the institute partakes in national and international research activities, while cooperating with leading global research institutions in bilateral and multilateral research frameworks.
As a subsidiary of the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, The Technion Research & Development Foundation Ltd. (TRDF) offers a unique gateway to the Technion cutting edge scientific and technological knowledge and capabilities.

In order to provide efficient coverage of metals related issues, the institute includes three research laboratories and one service laboratory:
Additive manufacturing of metals
Metallurgical Engineering & Powder Technology
Corrosion Prevention, Surface Treatment & Laser Technology Laboratory
Foundry Technology Laboratory
Vehicle & Mechanical Engineering Laboratory
The Institute is certified under ISO 17020 (Inspection Activity) and ISO 17025 (Testing Laboratory) and is well known for its highly professional staff.

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News & Updates

NACE Certification

Gennady Kozyukin, Corrosion and Surface Technologies Group Leader, has fulfilled the examination and experience requirements of the NACE Institute in order to attain the status of Corrosion Technologist. The Corrosion Technologist certification encompasses an advanced comprehension, knowledge, and experience of the theory of corrosion and corrosion prevention. Successful applicants for this certification are experience corrosion professionals with areas of understanding that include cathodic protection, coatings, material selection and design, internal corrosion and chemical treatment.

new PCRT-NDT services for AM parts

New R&D agreement between Technion IIM and Vibrant GmbH enables new PCRT-NDT services for AM parts

official Scalmalloy® qualification

New achievements on 3D printing of Nitinol shape-memory alloy structures!

test system for procedure of ASTM G150

Additive Layer Manufacturing of Metal Parts