Research & Development



The Russian Research Institute of the Pipe Industry (RusNITI) was established in 1961 as a scientific and technological center of the pipe industry of the metallurgical complex of the country.

The scientific divisions of the Institute carry out research, experimental work on the creation and development of new and import-substituting types of pipe products, modernization of technological processes and equipment, technology development and production efficiency improvement.

The Institute successfully performs the functions of coordinator for technical regulation and standardization in the pipe industry. The Institute is entrusted with maintaining the secretariats of the National Technical Committee for Standardization TC 357 "Steel and Cast Iron pipes and cylinders" and the interstate Technical Committee for standardization MTK 7 "Steel and Cast Iron pipes and cylinders".

Together with specialized universities and research centers, scientists of the Institute actively participate in the training of highly qualified specialists, combining scientific and pedagogical activities.

The Institute is the organizer of the International Scientific and Practical Conference "PIPES", which for more than 20 years has been an open platform for active communication between Russian and foreign scientists, manufacturers and consumers of pipe products on global problems and prospects for innovative development of the pipe industry.

Director General of RusNITI JSC: Igor Pyshmintsev


Novorossiyskaya St., 30
454139, Russia,
Tel. / Fax: +7 (351) 734-70-60,
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