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The Institute for Materials Testing offers services in the field of materials and building material testing and damage analysis. We see our strength above all in the close cooperation of all departments, through which problem-oriented solutions can be offered. The MPA Bremen is a division of the Leibniz Institute for Materials-oriented Technologies - IWT. It is under the supervision of the Senator for Science and Ports of the Free Hanseatic City of Bremen.

Our special offers

  • Testing, monitoring, certification
  • Asbestos tests
  • Monument preservation research
  • Research association "Recycling and recovery of valuable materials in the building industry
  • Cryo-Microscopy
  • Damage analysis

In 2020, the Institute for Materials Testing of the Free Hanseatic City of Bremen (MPA), as a member of Association of Materials Testing Institutions (VMPA), has once again been examined and awarded a prize within the framework of a voluntary evaluation for fulfilling the VMPA criteria, in particular with regard to independence and impartiality as well as outstanding professional competence.