Mission & Vision

MTI maximizes member asset performance by providing global leadership in materials technology to improve safety, reliability, sustainability and profitability.

MTI accomplishes its mission by meeting the following objectives:

  1. Serve the needs of our members in key processing industries, such as:
    • Refining
    • Mining
    • Energy production
    • Food processing
    • Semi-conductor manufacturing
    • Chemical production
    • Pulp and paper
    • Pharmaceuticals
    • Other industries that pump and store fluids
  2. Sponsor R&D that matters to our members:
    • Develop valuable new technologies
    • Incorporate new knowledge into operating practices
  3. Provide networking opportunities so members can achieve the associated benefits:
    • Exchange of non-proprietary information
    • Leveraging of resources among technical organizations, universities, and consortia
  4. Identify, develop, and disseminate information on state-of-the-art technologies that offer clear benefits to processing facilities and operations.
  5. Provide continuing professional education opportunities in materials technology.
  6. Influence the development and appropriate use of pertinent codes, standards, and regulations.