7th of Tir Industries

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Last Updated: January 1, 2011
Other Name: 7th of Tir Industries; Mojtamae Sanate Haftome Tir; Sanaye Haftome Tir; 7th of Esfahan/Isfahan Haftome Tir Industries
Location: Isfahan
Subordinate To: Ammunition and Metallurgy Industries Group, Defense Industries Organization
Size: Major industrial complex
Facility Status: Presumed operational

7th of Tir Industries specializes in the manufacture of a series of industrial valves. [1] The company is also involved in the production of components for Iran's P-1 centrifuges. [2] According to ISIS, the company has produced critical rotating components and bellows. [3] 7th of Tir Industries is the target of both U.S. and UN sanctions. [4]

Sources:
[1] "Product," Esfahan Haftom-e-Tir Industries, www.haftometir.ir.
[2] Institute for Science and International Security, "Nuclear Sites, Centrifuge Production Facilities," www.isisnucleariran.org.
[3] Institute for Science and International Security, "Nuclear Sites, Centrifuge Production Facilities," www.isisnucleariran.org.
[4] Resolution 1747 (2007), United Nations Security Council, (S/RES/1747), 2007, www.iaea.org. UNSCR 1737 described 7th of Tir as widely recognized as being directly involved in Iran's nuclear program. In 2008, the U.S. Department of the Treasury designated the company pursuant to Executive Order 13382, an authority aimed at freezing the assets of proliferators of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) and their supporters; U.S. Department of the Treasury, "Treasury Designates Iranian Proliferation Individuals, Entities," 8 July 2008, www.ustreas.gov.
 

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