OCAS is an advanced, market-oriented research centre providing steel and non-ferrous metal products, services and solutions to various companies worldwide. OCAS is equipped with state-of-the-art R&D tools and facilities in its laboratories in Zelzate and Gent-Zwijnaarde (Belgium). OCAS has a highly qualified team of over 150 researchers and engineers with an international orientation.
Throughout the years, OCAS has built up extensive knowledge on metal/hydrogen interaction, degradation behaviour, special testing and remediation. Its H2 competence and lab facilities are worldwide recognized. OCAS is also founder of the SteelyHydrogen international conference.