K1-MET is the Austrian COMET Competence Centre for Excellent Technologies in Advanced Metallurgical and Environmental Process Development and is driven by the Austrian steel industry.
K1-MET is essential to the continuation of the prolonged successful track record of the Austrian steel and processing industry to make it more competitive, sustainable and lead to economic growth.
Main locations of the K1-MET centre are Linz and Leoben, where also the key players of metallurgy and research are located. Approximately 60 people are employed at K1-MET.
K1-MET has e.g. the following core competence: