The Centre interacts with local industry on various levels to provide solutions related to materials selection, manufacturing and processing, materials specification, and component failure analysis. The well maintained laboratory infrastructure and in-house expertise enables a comprehensive consultancy service to be offered to industry, where use can be made of a wide range of test and analytical techniques. The Centre is particularly interested in assisting the manufacturing industry and is able to coordinate projects that may involve several aspects of manufacturing, through interaction with related groups in the Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment at UCT.

Interested parties should click here for the Centre's contact details.