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"To establish and nurture an appropriate and dynamic Science and Engineering Infrastructure base for achieving home-initiated and home-sustained industrialization process through the development of relevant processes, appropriate local machine design and machine building capabilities for capital goods and equipment manufacture, for job creation, national economic well-being and progress.



The Mandate of NASENI is specifically in the area of capital goods research, production and reverse engineering with respect to the folowing six broad areas:

  • Engineering materials (notably irons, steel, non-ferrous metal and alloys, plastics, glass, ceramics, polymer, electronics and nanotechnology);
  • Industrial and analytic chemical materials inluding industrial gases;
  • Scientific equipment and components for education, research and industry; including measuring instruments, electronic components, communication equipment and computers;
  • Engineering accessories (mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, electrical and electronic);
  • Power equipment (generation, transmission, distribution, prime movers); and
  • Mechanical Engineering tools (power tools, hand tools, cutting tools and machine tools).
  • Prototype Development