Aditya Birla Science & Technology Company Ltd. (ABSTC) is the corporate research and development centre for the Aditya Birla Group. Located in Taloja, just outside of Mumbai in India, ABSTC supports the broad diversity of the Group's businesses through multi-disciplinary teams of expert scientists and engineers who lead fundamental and applied research projects. The company aims to be a world-class organization that delivers innovative solutions, continuously improves core competencies and executes effectively. The centre is supported by state-of-the-art equipment set in a one-of-a-kind brand new technology-led environment.
Built on a 20-acre plot, the 30,000 sq. mt. facility comprises modern laboratories, multi-purpose scale-up facilities, modelling and simulation areas. It also hosts the Knowledge Centre for the Group, which has access to databases on areas of interest and information on patents, periodicals and other publications.
ABSTC has generated extensive intellectual property for the Group, with the filing of more than 30 patent applications that cover novel processes, products and applications.
At ABSTC, research and development is based on two strong capabilities. The Process Engineering and Sciences Laboratory focuses on advanced processes and designs, process control and automation, and process engineering platforms and scale-up. The Science and Technology Platforms Laboratory provides expertise in metallurgy, fiber science and textiles, material and surface sciences, and chemistry.
ABSTC is supported by the Analytical Science and Technology Laboratory, with state-of-the-art equipment that will enable advanced measurement and characterization techniques. The analytical services laboratory will support all the needs of the Group units and, in the future, even those of external customers. India's first truly multinational corporation, the The Aditya Birla Group has made a mark in India and around the globe in the last half century. Global in vision, but rooted in Indian values, the Group is driven by a performance ethic pegged on value creation for its multiple stakeholders.
ABSTC is located at Plot No. 1 & 1-A/1, MIDC Taloja, Taluka Panvel, Dist. Raigad, Pin 410 208. Maharashtra, India. Phone:+91-22-27403100.