AIN is a private Research Center located in the North of Spain, focused on the development of advanced materials and surface engineering.
The Surface Engineering Research Group has four different main strategic lines:
Advanced Tribology and industrial manufacturing processes
Functional Coatings and Decorative
New Energy Sources Materials
AIN has participated and leaded European projects in different frameworks: FP6, FP7, H2020, EUROSTARS, EUREKA, FTI… collaborating with companies from sectors as automotive, metal-mechanical, biomaterials, ceramic or paper among others.
AIN technological activity is focused on the development of new cross – technology knowledge to be applied in companies and institutions of any sector.
Our main activity is focused on solving our customer's problems related with materials, surface treatments and manufacturing processes.
We are especialised on manage R&D projects, close to the final product or process, always with industrial application.
Our expertize in materials, industrial processes and surface technologies, combined with a wide experience on R&D project management allow us to offer integral solutions to companies interested on participating in funded R&D projects.