CEST – as THE research company in Austria for electrochemistry and electrochemical surface technology – has been providing its expertise and services around the topics of corrosion, hydrogen embrittlement, materials f. the energy transition, surface technology and development of R&D competences for more than 20 years.

You, as our customer (SME or large enterprise), can solve your operational and/or strategic challenges via

  • direct assignments (B2B),
  • inter-(national) funded cooperations or
  • within the framework of the FFG-COMET program

We will be happy to inform you personally about the respective advantages.

Sustainability, the “green idea” and strategic research towards a CO2 neutral future are in the foreground of our scientific work – from recycling to battery research, from corrosion protection to hydrogen topics.
Our mission statement is derived from this:

Together with our employees and inter-(national) stakeholders, we make a significant contribution to GreenTechnology and thus to the sustainability of valuable resources.

Thus, CEST does not only stand for

Centre of Electrochemical and Surface Technology,
but rather for
Centre for Environmental and Sustainable Technology.

CEST Unsere Projekte Corrosion testing Damage Analysis and Expert Opinion Qualitätssicherung
Consulting, Upscaling und Prozessoptimierung
Adhesive testing
Material testing - B2B

CEST is the Austrian competence centre for electrochemistry, corrosion and surface technology. The centre is one of the Austrian COMET centres for applied research with and for industry and deals with questions regarding interfaces in the fields of corrosion, functional surfaces and applications of electrochemistry in energy technology, (bio)sensor technology and production. In addition, CEST is also a recognized testing and analysis laboratory for your questions in the fields of corrosion, paint testing, surface analysis and adhesive bonding.

The aim of CEST is to bring top-level research from the laboratory to industry and thus significantly improve the competitiveness of its business partners in Austria and Europe.

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