The Common Research & Technology Development Hub (CRTDH) at CSIR – Institute of Minerals & Materials Technology (CSIR-IMMT), Bhubaneswar is a joint initiative of Department of Scientific & Industrial Research (DSIR), Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt. of India with CSIR-IMMT to meet the emerging R&D, Technology, Quality Assurance, Productivity, Incubation and Mentoring needs of MSMEs primarily engaged in sectors like Minerals, Metals, Materials and New Chemical Processes. The hub is being developed in the campus of CSIR-IMMT, Acharya Vihar, Bhubaneswar to further their growth and sustainability.

Target MSME Industries

  • Building Materials
  • Secondary Steel Makers
  • Foundry and Cast Products
  • Metal Handicrafts
  • Processing of Waste from Mineral, Metallurgical and Chemical Industries
  • Metal Products-Finishing and Coating
  • Chemicals products
  • Others working in the area of machine products, downstream ancillaries, logistic support and spare parts having material related manufacturing, testing and quality assurance needs etc.

Scope of Support from CRTDH

  • Technology Up-gradation
  • Introduction of New Technology
  • Product Diversification
  • Targeted Critical Problem Solving
  • Testing , Quality Assurance & Certification
  • Facilitation for Environmental Clearance
  • Training & Mentoring
  • Incubation Support