Borusan Mannesmann


Borusan Mannesmann brings its experience, expertise, and passion worldwide since 1958 with its state-of-the-art pipes addressing all areas ranging from automotive to construction, energy to machinery production.

The first industrial enterprise of one of Turkey’s foremost business conglomerates, the Borusan Group, Borusan Mannesmann marked its 60th anniversary in 2018. Having operated with a global vision since its inception, the company merged its operations with Europe’s leading steel and technology firm Salzgitter Mannesmann GMBH in 1998. Borusan Mannesmann continues its operations as a global brand with 1,945 employees offering more than 4,000 product varieties. Its 7 facilities across 3 continents, and high sales volume have placed it on the map as a leading manufacturer in Europe and the world in the steel pipe industry.

Borusan Mannesmann

About Innovation Team

We’re a team with specific experiences and skills in technical, digital and commercial areas and we look forward to working with innovators that have a game-changing idea or solutions to the problems that we need to solve. Our innovation team runs more quickly with Agile methods, unlike other departments in a big company. With our collaborative innovation network (CoIN) platform, we are aware time is critical and we need to move quick to match your pace.

How We Partner

Borusan Mannesmann seeks to create minimal viable products.

With our call for innovation, we are looking to collaborate with universities, faculty members, researchers, start-up companies, private companies,  entrepreneurs that are developing solutions in our focus areas. Furthermore, if you have a solution related to the steel pipe industry and need support in building it and/or improving it please fill out the form to submit your idea.

Focus Areas

Do you have a solution to one of our focus areas or do you have a solution that you need to grow with?
Develop your solution or idea together with Borusan Mannesmann Innovation Team and grow your business.

Looking for applications and solutions that can detect a leakage and send a warning instantly.

Looking for solutions that will constantly measure and report stress on steel pipes that are in the operating environment.

Seeking innovative coating types and applications that would increase the corrosion resistance of pipes, accelerate flow and / or have smart features.

Alternative solutions for pipe connections are being sought out, that can be both cost effective and the connecting of the pipes be fast.



If you have something that doesn’t quite fit—but you think it might peak our interest—we’d still like to hear about it.


We believe the ideas and solutions outside our company borders are vast. Let’s bring ideas and solutions together, by combining the advantages of game changing solution/idea you have with our 62 years of global experience. Our journey together might just start by filling out our application form.


If you have an idea or solution, please answer the questions below and would prefer you to add your solution/idea with no more than 20 slides in PDF format.


Your idea or technique for the solution in the PDF file should address the following:


  • How will your solution or idea apply to the focus area or to Borusan Mannesmann
  • Your company's technology and how you apply it to solve the problem
  • The team's history and expertise