Swerim is a leading industrial research institute within mining engineering, process metallurgy, materials, manufacturing engineering and applications.
Our strength is applied research for resource-efficient and sustainable industry, and we have solid knowledge and experience when it comes to applying research results in practical industrial applications. Our customers are mainly within the mining, steel and metal industries, but we also work closely with suppliers to these sectors. As a strategic R&D partner, we strengthen our clients’ competitive advantage and contribute to the development of new solutions for processes, materials and products.
We develop and optimize metallurgical processes and total solutions in materials and manufacturing engineering, mainly with a focus on energy efficiency, recovery and recycling of residual materials, reduced CO2 emissions, materials development, joining, additive manufacturing and component properties. Our longstanding experience from research in large pilot scale for extreme environments is a success factor for our customers’ competitive advantage and sustainable development.