IPT – Institute for Technological Research, a public research institute linked to the São Paulo State Secretariat of Development,  is one of Brazil’s largest research institutes, with state-of-the-art laboratories and a highly qualified team of researchers and technicians working basically in four major areas: Innovation, R&D, Technological services and metrological support, and Information and education in technology.

Its twelve technology centers act multidisciplinarily in a broad range of fields, encompassing segments such as energy, transportation, oil and gas, environment, civil engineering, cities, and safety.