The activity of Institute TOMS covers testworks in mineral processing, metallurgy of base and precious metals, development of Design Criteria, mining and geological audit and consulting, design of processing plants and facilities for extraction of all kinds of hard minerals, engineering works, and process maintenance.

Institute TOMS performs unique testworks using state-of-the-art equipment, collaborates with leading foreign research, engineering and consulting companies and develops design documentation at all stages. About 100 science-research work reports and 20 Design Criteria are issued annually.