Cryogenic Treatments

A pioneering centre

IK4-AZTERLAN brings together a wide experience in cryogenic treatment as it inherits the know-how of Cryobest, one of the first companies that worked in this field in Europe, active from 2002 to 2011.

Regarding this technology, the activity of IK4-AZTERLAN is developed in two main fields:

FUNDAMENTALS AND APPLICATIONSStudy of the fundamentals and applications of the processing of materials at cryogenic temperatures.

CRYOGENIC TREATMENT SERVICECryogenic treatment service for those companies and end users who may need it.

Our goal is to disseminate this new technology and promote its implementation. An increasing number of users takes advantage of these treatments that bring significant economic, technical and environmental benefits. We work to help companies to use these processes to reduce costs and to improve the quality of their products. To do this we try to offer them the range of services that fulfils their particular needs.


A EUROPEAN REFERENCEIK4-AZTERLAN has become a reference in the field of cryogenic treatment of materials in Europe and is one of the few entities that, apart from offering cryogenic treatment service to industry, conducts research activity in this field. For several years now, its cryogenic processors regularly treat materials for numerous customers, both domestic and from other countries.