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"Molding the Future of Metal Industries"



      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.

Certificate of Accreditation  
- Chemical Testing, Mechanical Testing and Calibration
 Calibration Fees as of January 2, 2019
Other Permits and Licenses
Controlled Chemicals Discharge Permit
Environmental Compliance Certificate HW Generator Registration Certificate
License to Handle CPECS
Permit to Operate


Rizal Province Opens its Doors to Technologies Developed by the DOST-MIRDC 

Taguig City – MIRDC shone on the 7th series of Forum on DOST RDI's [Research and Development Institute] Developed Technologies organized by DOST Provincial Science and Technology Center (PSTC)-Rizal, October 16, 2020. Read More

DOST to Expand Metals, Engineering Innovation Centers in Regions 

MANILA -- The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) will establish and expand Metals and Engineering Innovation Centers (MEICs) in the regions.

"There are MEICs in some regions, but these were put up by SUCs (state colleges and universities) and not by the DOST. The DOST will fund to expand some of them," Agustin Fudolig, MEIC project leader, told the Philippine News Agency in an interview Thursday. Read More

DOST-MIRDC Moves Conduct of Survey of Welding Companies to 2021

We are postponing the implementation of the survey of the metalworking industry, focused on advanced welding companies, from July 2020 to January 2021.

The prolonged Covid-19 pandemic crisis has caused serious challenges to the entire nation, including the safety, health, and profitability of the local metals, engineering industries. The postponement of the survey is part of our health measures to ensure that we do not expose our survey team and our respondents to unnecessary risks during these very uncertain times.Read More

DOST-MIRDC Donates More than 250,000 Face Shields to Frontliners Nationwide

Bicutan, Taguig City – The DOST-MIRDC continues to produce more face shields in response to the call of the ‘Bayanihan to Heal as One Act’ in beating the Covid-19 pandemic in the Philippines. Read More.

DOST-MIRDC Produces 200k Face Shields to be Donated to the Regions

Science, Technology, and Innovation to Beat Crisis: MIRDC's COVID-19 Initiatives

COVID-19 Pandemic

DOST-MIRDC Delivers Face Shields to Medical Frontliners in Batangas

Today, the DOST-MIRDC goes to Batangas to deliver donations of face shields to the medical frontliners. Read More...

Day 3: DOST-MIRDC Donates More Face Shields to Prepare Frontliners for the Extended ECQ

It is our honor to be of service to our valued frontliners.  We join the entire nation in saying ‘Thank you’ and ‘Stay safe.’ Read More...

Day 2: The DOST-MIRDC Continues to Deliver Face Shields to Taguig LGU and Nearby Hospitals

Mass producing and distributing the face shields is the DOST-MIRDC’s way of thanking our brave and selfless frontliners for all the sacrifices they have done and continue to do. Read More...

DOST-MIRDC Delivers 2000 Pieces of Face Shields to the UP PGH

Today is the first day of distribution of the face shields mass produced by the DOST-MIRDC. Read More...

Face Shields for Covid-19 Frontliners: Now Mass-Produced by the DOST-MIRDC

Answering the country’s need for more supplies of personal protective equipment (PPEs) for the frontline workers, the Department of Science and Technology – Metals Industry Research and Development Center (DOST-MIRDC) now mass produces medical face shields. Read More...

Hybrid Electric Road Train Accommodates Free Transportation for Health Workers and Fronliners in Isabela

The DOST-MIRDC earns another recognition!

The Hybrid Electric Train (HET) received the First Prize under the Industrial Design Category in the 2020 National Invention Contest and Exhibits (NICE) held on March 6, 2020. Read More.

The 3D Printing Winnovation TechFest 2020

June 15-17, 2020 - Click here to Read More.

A Demo Ride at the DOST's AGT is One of Bert Lina's Agenda for Today

December 20, 2019 -  Click here to Read More.

MTSC Groundbreaking Ceremony

October 29, 2019 -  Click here to Read More.

The DOST-MIRDC's Hybrid Electric Train Finds a New Home

June 20, 2019 -  Emotions are running high today! The Department of Science and Technology-Metals Industry Research and Development Center (DOST-MIRDC) is proud of the success story of the Hybrid Electric Train (HET). Read More.

DOST-MIRDC turns over the Hybrid Electric Train (HET)

Alabang Station – June 20, 2019, will be forever marked in Philippine history as the day its very own Hybrid Electric Train (HET) locally designed and developed by the Department of Science and Technology-Metals Industry Research and Development Center (DOST-MIRDC), is turned over to its adopter, the Philippine National Railways (PNR). Read More.