The IAS has nine laboratories, an information center,
training room and areas for support services.
45 years of experience
in the steel industry.

The staff includes professionals from various disciplines, specialized technicians and administrative staff.

The IAS performs tasks related to technological development, technical assistance, analysis and testing, distribution of technical information, organization of courses and conferences and standardization, to accompany the development of the steel industry, its value chain (steel suppliers and users) and other industries. The three main areas the Process Assistance division, the Laboratory Services division and the Institutional Services division.