The Nigerian Institution of Mechanical Engineers (NIMechE) is the Mechanical Division of The Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) established in 2002. The institution has full standing authority as derived from the Articles of Association of the Nigerian Society of Engineers. The Benin Chapter of the Nigerian Institution of Mechanical Engineering was inaugurated on the 24th of November, 2011 by Engr. (Prince)A.B Oyedepo (FNIMechE, FNSE) who was the National Chairman as at the time and Engr. Dr O.K Otomi, (FNIMechE, FNSE) as the first Chapter Chairman. NIMechE stands to promote professionalism in mechanical engineering practice.