We solve big challenges and deliver unique solutions for business by bringing together the best minds in the world.
Collaborate with us to increase competitiveness, reduce risk, expand markets, and develop new industries.
We are Australia’s national science agency, one of the most multi-disciplinary organisations in the world. We work to benefit our economy, environment and our community – this mission includes your business; your impact in the world and your prosperity.
How can we help you take on the world?
We don’t just talk the talk – our 5000 experts experiment, research, create, build and solve – and we’re ranked in the top 1 per cent globally in 15 of 22 research fields.
When you work with CSIRO you will access the world’s best and brightest minds to help solve your business’ unique challenges.
Our new tech and emerging solutions can give your business the cutting edge to help you grow and compete. Our R&D can be adapted to best suit your needs.
Whether you need R&D to meet a specific challenge or you desire a long-term strategic research alliance like GE, Boeing and Orica have – we can meet your needs through collaborative or contract R&D projects.
We create IP for our industry partners. Check out our many active opportunities or engage us if you need assistance to develop your own.
We can help you expand or diversify domestically and globally. Whether you’re looking to enter new markets or deepen a presence into existing ones, we can better connect you or, develop or enhance your R&D, like we did for Medical Developments International.
Capitalise on future opportunities or prepare for potential threats. Our CSIRO Futures business works with industry to create strategies for sustainable growth and competitive advantage.
We can work with you to design and deliver tailored R&D or social programs across STEM education, environment and community. Take a look at our Indigenous STEM education program for BHP.
We have invested in Australia’s best R&D infrastructure so you don’t have to. You can hire or leverage world-leading testing and technology laboratories and facilities, and the experts to run them.
We can help you access Australian Government R&D programs and industry grants to complement your R&D expenditure.
Our thriving 27 year relationship with Boeing
Ensuring a vital future for the Great Barrier Reef
Opening the gate for African food security
Magnesium production at the speed of sound
Solving some of Australia’s toughest challenges with GE
Our D61 team helped HTA connect remote Australians to healthcare
How a CSIRO researcher helped accelerate AW Bell's entry into competitive global markets
Boosting productivity plus water and energy savings for minerals companies
Because together we can do great things
CSIRO is one of the largest mineral research groups in the world, with more than 40 years' experience in delivering innovation and solutions across the mineral resources value chain.
Recent successes include developing technology with our industry partners that can:
With experts across major industrial sectors, as well as economy, social and environment - we can help you meet your goals. Our team includes experts in exploration geoscience, resource engineering and characterisation, on-line analysis and control, data analytics and process science and engineering.More about our work with Minerals