Přejdi na obsah | Přejdi na menu | Přejdi na vyhledávání

10.-13.10. 2023

International Engineering Fair

ISIM Timisoara


Founded in 1970, The National Research and Development Institute for Welding and Material Testing - ISIM Timisoara is a centre of scientific and technical competence that has over 50 years of tradition in the fields of welding and material testing.


Main activities of ISIM Timisoara are the following:

  • Fundamental and applicative research in welding and material testing;
  • Constructive development for specialized welding and material testing equipments;
  • Training/qualification of welding and NDT personnel;
  • Certification of welding and NDT personnel;
  • Certification of quality/environment management systems for welding;
  • Scientific advice, expertise, prognosis, failure analysis, inspections;
  • Dissemination of scientific and technical information;
  • Transfer of innovative technologies, products and services.

Main R&D directions of ISIM Timisoara are the following:

  • Research in the field of welding and materials testing;
  • Friction stir welding;
  • Ultrasonic processing (e.g. welding, cutting, mixing, cavitation) and fabrication;
  • Advanced material cutting procedures (e.g. water jet cutting);
  • Surface engineering and thermal spraying;
  • Additive manufacturing (3D printing);
  • Remaining life assessment of industrial components;
  • Joining of micro and nanostructured composite materials;
  • Plastic materials and composites joining and characterization;
  • Destructive and non-destructive testing;
  • Macroscopic and microscopic analyses;
  • Thermal and mechanical fatigue of materials;
  • Creep behaviour of metals and alloys;
  • Technical diagnosis of thermo-mechanically loaded components;
  • Evaluation of residual life of the industrial equipment;
  • Risk based inspection on power plants, chemical and petrochemical plants;
  • Failure analysis.

Diversification of innovation and technology transfer services of CENTA-ISIM, POR project SMIS Code: 140391

GENERAL OBJECTIVE: To provide integrated innovation and technology transfer services by CENTA-ISIM to companies in the automotive and textile components, leather and footwear sectors in the West Development Region with the aim of improving competitiveness and their added value on the market.

CENTA-ISIM aims to create a bridge in the field of innovation and technology transfer between the economic sector and the research through an online trading platform INNOCENTA that provides relevant information and innovative solutions to the problems faced by the economic sector in the field of automotive components, textiles, leather and footwear.

Also, the online trading platform INNOCENTA provides information regarding industrial property rights legislation, scientific events, funding opportunities, partnership opportunities and facilitates trading of intellectual property (patents, products, services and innovative technologies). 


Hybrid Equipment for Cutting Polymeric Composite Materials


  • Textile industry - cutting textile, polymeric, composite materials as well as natural and/or leather;
  • Automotive industry - cutting seat belts, car wires;
  • Mass consumption industry - cutting and/or sealing polymeric packaging materials


  • Cutting without thermal degradation (no blackened areas);
  • Sealing cut composite materials;
  • Zero edge deformation after cutting;
  • Green process technology (no toxic gases);
  • High productivity compared to classic processes;
  • Cutting a wide range of tape sizes made out of textile, polymeric, composite, natural and synthetic leather.

Technical data

  • Operating frequency: 35 kHz;
  • Generator output: 1200 W;
  • Welding force: 10-650 N (at a pressure of 8 bar);
  • Stroke: 100 mm;
  • Height adjustment: 20 mm;
  • Speed control: programable servo-pneumatic drive system HMC;
  • Hybrid thermal-ultrasound technology;
  • Flexible force configuration: up to 3 programable

Welding forces, with the possibility to maintain force.

Ultrasonic tools

At request, ISIM Timisoara develops specialized ultrasonic welding, cutting, cavitation and hybrid equipments.

Promotional materials (roll-ups, flyers a.o.)


Date: 6 Sep 2022 09:58:00

Concurrently with

You might be interested in

Highlights from companies MSV


Photo Gallery


Find My Trade Show

Exhibition Centre