"Molding the Future of Metal Industries"

 

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The Metals Industry Research and  Development Center (MIRDC), an agency of the Department of Science and Technology, is the sole government entity directly supporting the metals and engineering industry with services designed to enhance its competitive advantage.


ACCREDITED CALIBRATION LABORATORY
PNS ISO/IEC 17025:2005
LA-1996-008D
Certificate of Accreditation Scope of Accreditation
Calibration - Calibration
Chemical Testing - Chemical Testing
Mechanical Testing - Mechanical Testing

The MIRDC Seeks New Recruits For CNC Training Program

The Metals Industry Research and Development Center (MIRDC) is still accepting applicants for the Training Program on CNC Machine Tool Programming and Operations.  The training program is the parallel move of the Department of Science and Technology to the Memorandum Circular No. 02, Series of 2012, issued by the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) declaring the CNC machinist skill as a mission critical skill (MCS).

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MIRDC Treats the Public a Free Ride on the AGT

On the day of the Lantern Parade at the University of the Philippines Diliman (UPD), the Metals Industry Research and Development Center (MIRDC) and the Project Management Engineering and Design Service Office (PMEDSO), in collaboration with the UPD, held the first ever demonstration of the Automated Guideway Transit (AGT) System to the public. 

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MIRDC Initiates Project on Establishment of Finite Element Analysis Design Center

A Memorandum of Agreement of the Center’s R & D project entitled, “Establishment of a Finite Element Analysis (FEA) Design Center” was signed  among the representatives of transportation companies  and the MIRDC.  The project  is aimed to improve  the current structural design of  Customized Local Road Vehicle (CLRV) by possibly reducing the weight of vehicle body, fuel consumption, and emission of gas fumes, and shortening of vehicle production time.  

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MIRDC Eyes for the Establishment of ICAMT-Philippines

The Metals Industry Research and Development Center (MIRDC) is currently working on a proposal for a joint project with the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO).  A stakeholders’ forum, meeting of involved government agencies, and project presentation were held on December 11, 16, and 17, 2013, respectively.  Mr. Anders Isaksson and Mr. Goradz Rezonja of UNIDO, Vienna, Austria visited the country for the project presentation.  

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Cheers to Dr. Fudolig's Newest Achievement

The Metals Industry Research and Development Center proudly congratulates its very own AGUSTIN M. FUDOLIG, Dr. Eng. for receiving the National Achievement Award for Research and Development.

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Decorticating Machine for Separating Coco Coir, Peat and Dust from Coconut Husk

 

 

 

The mini decorticator is a machine that separates coco fibers (coir) from coconut husk through crushing action of multiple replaceable blades with holder. The holder is strategically welded on the main shaft (rotating drum) that rotates at a rate of 980-1000 rpm. the design configuration of blades cause the rapid separation of fibers and dust as the husks are crushed against a set of fixed counter blades arranged horizontally and parallel to the axes of the decorticating blades. Fibers and dust are discharged in separate outlets.