Center for Industrial Research and Service

CIRAS 50th

Since 1963, we have been improving the profitability of businesses.  We partner with companies and communities to help them prosper and grow.  A typical partner achieves a 2,000% return on its investment—an astonishing $20 of impact for every $1 invested.

A vast network of university and industry experts brings years of professional experience to CIRAS, making us a leading integrator of solutions in Iowa, contributing more than $1.2 billion of reported impact over the past 5 years.

 
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Build partnership and transformational plan
 

Apply research and best practices to achieve success
 

Make it yours to sustain real improvements
 

 

Explore our research-based methods below to learn how we can help you achieve your goals.

Improve
Financial
Performance

 

Upgrade
Engineering
Capabilities

 

Achieve
Manufacturing
Excellence

 

Improve
Team
Performance