Rina Consulting – Centro Sviluppo Materiali (CSM in the following) is a company based in Rome, Italy. CSM is a private innovation centre - founded in 1963 by Italy’s major steel industry, today part of RINA, a global provider of classification, certification, testing, inspection and training services to assist clients in Marine, Energy, Transport & Infrastructures, Environment and Innovation. With a staff of about 200 researchers and technicians, 20 laboratories and full-scale testing facilities, CSM ranks amongst Europe’s top Materials Research Centers carrying out research and development in close collaboration with Government, European and International supporting institutions, agencies and industries, and many national and international universities. Main areas of expertise are related to modelling and design of materials and products, assessment of materials and product performances, even through challenging full-scale tests, optimization and development of processes.
Involvement in the project:
Partner CSM brings its expertise in materials and coating characterization. CSM will use the experience gained in designing and testing threaded connections for oil and gas application by performing design and optimization of Geo-Drill tool joints.