Tata Steel Limited is one of the most reputed steel company, not only in our nation but also worldwide. Started in the year 1937, Tata Steel has ever since been climbing the ladders of laurels and appreciations. Located in Jamshedpur, Jharkhand, Tata Steel has a group of laboratories that provide various scientific and metallurgic testing and investigation. Their R & D labs provide a wide range of scientific services like metallography laboratory, physical laboratory, CRMT laboratory, three different types of chemical laboratories, plant metallurgy investigation group. The types of mechanical and chemical testing that are being done in these laboratories are the tensile test, bending test, re-bending test, Impact test, hardness test, metal testing, metal alloy testing, etc. Tata Steel was recently awarded the Thomson Reuters Innovation Award in the field of "Hi-tech corporate".