In-house research and development

Metallurgical and design know-how

Patented processes

Research and development

EIPA closely cooperates with a number of renowned universities.

New research and development work is being carried out in these partnerships, focusing on:

  • New alloys for new application ranges
  • New welding techniques (e.g. twin wires open arc hardfacing)
  • Wear and tear inspections
  • Engineering and design optimization



EIPA® Longlife Wear Plates - consisting of a mild steel substrate and a chromium carbides welded overlay.  Particularly suitable for the wear protection of big sized components in...