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Research Center

We are proud to announce that our R&D department which had been founded in 2005 has been certified as an official R&D Center by the Turkish Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology on June 10, 2016.

Therewith, Özkan has acquired the qualification of being the first integrated steel producer in its region with an official R&D Center.

The main objective of our R&D center is to develop new steel grades and products by creating official R&D Projects and drive innovation in the steel industry.

Our R&D center is working closely with international and domestic universities, analyzing the market requirements and developing new steel grades and products according to the market requirements. Özkan is also researching and investing in new production processes to even further develop its product quality, reduce production cost and protect our nature with environment friendly production processes.

Özkan R&D Center also uses its knowledge for new product and steel grade inquires that are requested by our customers. According to customer requirements our R&D Center works to provide the best possible solution for our customers. By doing this Özkan is aiming to serve its customer with its accumulated know-how in steel production since 1953.

Özkan R&D Center is located within Özkan production premises which enables close communication with our production and sales departments. This enables to create even more customer orientated solutions and projects.