The Materials Processing Institute is an open access centre, with membership available to clients or other organisations engaging with the Institute on a partnership basis. There is no cost to membership and benefits can include a seat on Council, the ultimate governing body of the Institute.

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Materials Processing Institute Members

The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IOM3)
Tata Steel

Institute Memberships

As an Institute carrying out a wide range of research in many sectors, the added value from membership of selected industry and trade bodies, as well as other institutions and associations is recognised. This includes local, national and international organisations.

The Institute is a member of the following organisations:

AIRTO – Association of Innovation, Research and Technology Organisation
CBI – Confederation of British Industry
ESTEP - European Steel Technology Platform
FSB – Federation of Small Businesses
Fuel and Energy Research Forum
Make UK - The Manufacturers' Organisation
NEECC – North East England Chamber of Commerce
UK Steel
World Steel Association

Employee Memberships

The Institute encourages employees to become members of trade bodies relevant to areas of work undertaken and for wider personal benefit and interest.

Employees currently hold memberships with the following organisations:

AIST – Association for Iron and Steel Technology
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants - CIMA
CIE - Cleveland Institution of Engineers
European Federation of National Engineering Associations (FEANI)
Electric Steel Makers Guild
The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IOM3)
Institute of Physics (IOP)
IChemE - Institute of Chemical Engineers
IET - Institute of Engineering and Technology
Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE)
Iron & Steel Society
Royal Microscopical Society
Royal Society of Chemistry
SGT - Society of Glass Technology