ROCK Program Partners
Institute of Tribology and Coatings
The Institute of Tribology and Coatings (ITC) is a nonprofit organization established to improve and advance business, science, and technology practices. Their work is accomplished through a collaborative network of experts and facilities from leading universities and top national laboratories to technical societies and testing laboratories. Their collaborative projects harness the valuable assets of these disparate organizations to provide the expertise necessary for innovative approaches to problem solving. They help solve difficult technical dilemmas and empower everyone involved to see these issues in new ways allowing for more effective methods to apply to future projects and innovations. They accomplish this goal by focusing their services on three key areas: military readiness, industrial competitiveness, and legal effectiveness.