Research & Development

Optimal processes, modern materials, intelligent applications

Basic and application-oriented research is a key activity of enormous importance for Mannesmann Line Pipe. It helps us to maintain and expand our leading market position regarding product quality, steel tube and pipe applications, as well as process and production technology.

The articles published by our employees in trade journals contribute toward the recognition that our research achievements enjoy in the industry. We are also regularly involved in the development of national and international standards for tube and pipe production, delivery, and applications. We also share in the development of new testing methods and equipment.

We are in close contact with national and international institutes – notably our group-internal research center, Salzgitter Mannesmann Forschung, whose expertise in materials and process development, surface technology and corrosion protection benefits the customers of Mannesmann Line Pipe.