Turbine Engineering Manufacturing

Also Known As: 

Turbine Engine and Parts Manufacturing Industry Company
شرکت صنعت ساخت قطعات و موتورهای توربینی

Weapon Program: 

  • Nuclear
  • Missile
  • Military


Shisheh Mina Street, Karaj Special Road, Tehran, Iran

Turbine Engineering Manufacturing Logo

According to the European Union, a front company that carries out covert procurement activities for Iran Aircraft Industries (IACI), which is affiliated with Iran's Ministry of Defense and Armed Forces Logistics (MODAFL); considered by the U.S. Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control to be the same entity as Aero Engines Design and Manufacturing Company.

Produces the Tolou series of jet engines, including the Tolou-4 and Tolou-5; involved in the development of the Owj turbojet engine unveiled in 2016 and the Jahesh-700 turbofan engine unveiled in 2020.

Transferred to the control of Aero Engines Design and Manufacturing Company in 2014.


Listed by the European Union on January 23, 2012, as an entity linked to Iran's proliferation-sensitive nuclear activities or Iran's development of nuclear weapon delivery systems; with some exceptions, European Union member states must freeze all funds and economic resources owned, held, or controlled by the listed entity, and prevent funds or economic resources from being made available to it. 

Added on September 8, 2022, to the Specially Designated Nationals (SDN) list maintained by the U.S. Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), freezing its assets under U.S. jurisdiction and prohibiting transactions with U.S. parties, pursuant to Executive Order 13382, which targets proliferators of weapons of mass destruction and their delivery systems; also subject to the Iranian Financial Sanctions Regulations; foreign parties facilitating transactions for the entity or otherwise assisting the entity are subject to U.S. sanctions.

Sanctioned by the governments of Canada and the United Kingdom, restricting business and financial transactions with the entity and/or freezing its assets in those countries.

Listed by the Japanese government in 2022 as an entity of concern for proliferation relating to missiles and nuclear weapons.

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Date Entered: 

July 16, 2013

Date Last Modified: 

November 28, 2022