Metallurgy Research Centre


IK4-AZTERLAN brings together more than 60 companies and organizations to share experiences on sustainable management of foundry sands, under the experience of the LIFE-ECOSANDFILL project

The technical workshop "Novel initiatives for stimulating circular economy of foundry sand" took place on November 9th at IK4-AZTERLAN Metallurgy Research Centre facilities. The event was attended by numerous technicians and professionals from the ferrous and non-ferrous casting sector, the auxiliary sector, as well as from construction and waste management organizations, public entities and environment-related associations.


IK4-AZTERLAN Strategic Plan 2017-2020

Defined the new Strategic Plan for IK4-AZTERLAN that will allow the Technology Centre to improve its capacities and will consolidate the technological support provided to the metal-mechanical industry. A shared project aimed to generate value to the industry through specialization and technological leadership.