R & D National Institute
for Metals and Radioactive Resources

70 Carol I Blvd,  Sector 2, 020917 Bucharest romania
Tel. +4021315.23.41,  Fax. +4021313.12.58, E-mail:icpmrr@icpmrr.ro 


   Please visit the new website WWW.INCDMRR.RO


Short description of INCDMRR


       R & D National Institute for Metals and Radioactive Resources  is one of the Romanian leading of technology providers, specialized in: mining, geomining, geomechanics, mineral processing, extractive metallurgy, wastewater decontamination, site rehabilitation and environment engineering.

Working closely with industry and other research organisations, INCDMRR offers R & D expertise, in lab / situ / pilot tests, stability assessment of mining structures, processing technologies for radioactive, precious, non-ferrous and rare metals.


  • founded:  1966

  • actual employees: 100

  • actual location: Bucharest (headquarters), Magurele - Ilfov county (research facility) and  Merisani - Arges county (Pilot station)

  • capital account(2005):


  • mineral resources evaluation

  • competitive technologies for processing rare, radioactive and precious metals ores

  • technological flowsheets for the separation, concentration and purification of rare, radioactive and noble metals

  • geominig / geomechanical research in lab and in situ for natural mineral resources exploitation

  • stability computation for mining structures, numerical modelling

  • technologies for waste treatment, environmental protection and ecological restoration of  the areas affected by ores processing

  • engineering studies, projects and technical assistance

  • innovation and technologies transfer

  • training / specialization

  • technical magazine for mineral resources


  • more than 3000 technical reports, engineering work and projects

  • 58 letters patents

  • more than 200 papers presented to congresses or published in scientific journals

  • uranium mine projects in Romania

  • radioactive mineral ore dressing plant situated also at Feldioara - Romania

  • titanium - zirconium mineral preparation plant of Chituc - Romania

  • pilot plants at Merisani, Glogova, Feldioara - Romania

  • environmental protection and site restoration projects in Romania

  • radioactive waste water treatment plants

  • technical assistance and co-operation in Algeria, Egypt, Zaire, Syria, Burundi, Morocco, Chile, Tanzania