Lemtek UI was established on 7 September 1976 as a reflection of UI’s commitment in performing the duties to the nation and the people. Being in university venture for four decades is an accomplishment that have demonstrated a sustained record of success. On Friday 9 September 2016, Lemtek UI made a celebration of 40th anniversary. This event was attended by Dean (Prof Dr Dedi Priadi) and Vice Dean (Dr Hendri Budiono), chairman (Prof Dr Bambang Sugiarto) and management team, employees, and also Lemtek's experts and business partners. Having a 40th anniversary celebration, Lemtek UI took the opportunity to thank and appreciate the employees who have dedicated themselves in Lemtek UI for more than 10 years and 20 years with full loyalty, honesty, discipline, skill, and responsibility
On the 3rd of July 2022, LEMTEK UI and Technical University of Denmark (Department of Wind and Energy Systems) has signed an agreement in a co-financing research agreement in the field of renewable energy.
After almost 2 years of the Covid-19 Pandemic, on 25th of march 2022 has been signed the cooperation agreement between LEMTEK UI and the Department of Transportation for the Province of the Special Capital Region of Jakarta regarding the Work Package for Preparation of Disaster Studies and Evidence Based Study for the MRT Jakarta Depot Plan Phase 2B and Regional Development for the West Ancol Region.
On 25th of January 2021, had been signed the MoU between PT. Radiant Utama Interinsco Tbk. and LEMTEK UI at LEMTEK UI’s Meeting room, Jl Salemba Raya No. 4. Upon this signing, hoped that collaboration between both parties will open new projects and ventures particularly in the oil and gas business.
On Monday, 10th of January 2022, the new Dean of Engineering faculty of Universitas Indonesia, Prof. Dr. Heri Hermansyah, ST., M.Eng., IPU had appointed Prof. Dr. Ir. Asep Handaya Saputra, M.Eng. as the Head of Lembaga Teknologi FTUI for period 2022-2026 in Makara 04 Smart room at FTUI Dean’s building.