Established in 1970, the Caribbean Industrial Research Institute’s (CARIRI’s) mission is to be a national and regional focal point for technology and innovation, playing a leadership role in providing value added technological solutions to a number of sectors. Designed to enhance efficiency, competitiveness and visibility, foster new business creation, improve the quality of life and promote sustainable economic development.
CARIRI is recognized for providing Laboratory and Field testing, Consulting, Research and Development, ICT Services and Training.
CARIRI is highly capable of serving a wide range of industries, including but not limited to, the petrochemical, biotechnical, environmental, manufacturing, agribusiness, tourism and ICT among others.
CARIRI is home to highly trained specialist professionals, technologists, technicians, consultants and researchers and have thus been able to provide solutions to Caribbean industries, businesses and small entrepreneurs, while making great strides in keeping the environment safe.
As a founding member of the World Association of Industrial and Technological Research Organizations (WAITRO), our guiding principle is to provide the same level of service excellence to each client – from the micro-entrepreneur to the macro-industrialist.
CARIRI is committed to the delivery of quality service, which meets and exceeds the expectations and needs of our clients.
UTT & CARIRI Sign Innovative Memorandum of Understanding
Mr. Hans-Erich Schulz (left), Chief Executive Officer CARIRI and Professor Prakash Persad, President, UTT signing the agreement. The University of Trinidad and Tobago (UTT) and the Caribbean Industrial Research Institute (CARIRI) recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) allowing both parties to collaborate on a…
September 21st, 2022
Welcome to CARIRI’s Sustainable Energy Services
Caribbean Industrial Research Institute (CARIRI) Welcome to CARIRI's Sustainable Energy Services. We were born out of the Petroleum Testing Laboratory because we saw the need to evolve and expand our service offering and we thought it was only fitting to shift our focus to…
May 4th, 2022
CARIRI and bmobile team up for Coding and Mobile App Development
The New Normal - CARIRI's ICT Technologist, John Bain teaches coding virtually for the bmobile /CARIRI Coding and Mobile App Development programme The primary languages that run the world are no longer English, Spanish or French. While these three have enjoyed prominence in diplomacy and…
August 18th, 2021