World Class Equipment and Facilities

Materials Processing Institute - World Class Equipment and Facilities

Supporting the Materials Processing Institute's professional knowledge and expertise are a range of relevant high quality equipment and laboratory facilities.

Our unique pilot facilities for melting and casting of metals range in capacity from 100g to 7 tonnes and include options for vacuum treatment and ingot casting, together with full analytical support.

The Institute also has facilities for demonstration scale coke manufacture and testing, and the pyrolysis of other materials.

Supporting world class laboratories include Materials and Metallurgy, Scanning Electron Microscopy, High Temperature Materials, Thermodynamics, Materials Handling, Coal, Coke and Energy, Modelling and Instrumentation and Control.