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NASENI operates mainly through her Development Institutes. Each of the Institutes has a unique mandate of Engineering Infrastructural development. At present, there are Eight (8) Development Institutes.

Each of the Development Institutes is headed by a Director who is the Chief Executive of the Institute. The Director is a Professional engineer with proven experience in engineering practice, research and development. The Institute Director reports to the Executive Vice Chairman (EVC) at NASENI Headquarters in Abuja. These Institutes have developed various technologies some of which have been ceded to the SMEs.

The Institutes and their mandates are:

  • Scientific Equipment Development Institutes (SEDI) in Enugu and Minna with a mandate to develop and produce scientific equipment and their production systems, and the ceding of these technologies to SMSs.
  • Electronic Development Institute (ELDI), Awka with mandate to develop and produce electronic devices and assemblies, computer technologies and their production systems, and the ceding of the technologies to SMEs.
  • Hydraulic Equipment Devlopment Institute (HEDI), Kano with a mandate to develop and produce hydraulic and pneumatic machinery, materials, fittings and their production systems, and the ceding of the technologies to SMEs
  • Engineering Matrials development Institute (EMDI), Akure with mandate to develop and produce engineering materials and their production systems, and the ceding of the technologies to SMEs.
  • National Engineering Design Development Institute (NEDDI), Nnewi with a mandate to develop engineering design capacity in the country and dissemination of same to SMEs with a view to ensuring that Nigerian made products attain standards specifications and make then globally acceptable.
  • Power Equipment and Electrical Machines Development (PEEMADI), Okene with a mandate of developing and manufacture of machines to manufacture power equipment and electrical machines.
  • Prototype Engineering Development Institute (PEDI), Ilesha with a mandate of developing engineering prototypes and their production systems and teh transfer of these to private sector satellite industries.
  • Advanced Manufacturing Technology Project (AMT-P), Jalingo - The development of components, machineries, their production systems and the transfer of these to private sector satellite industries.