Cold-climate testing

Cold climate – a resource for new business

Cold, dark and sparsely populated. Here in Norrbotten, we convert our natural advantages to competitive advantages. Discover the region’s potential for cold climate testing, with strong collaboration between academia and industry.

Cold climate testing: collaboration between the University and the Automotive Industry.

Cold climate testing: collaboration between the University and the Automotive Industry.

At Luleå University of Technology (LTU), research and development connected to the car testing industry in Swedish Lapland is being conducted. Since 2005, the operations are clustered under the label CASTT, Centre for Automotive Systems Technologies ...

Straight, fast and cool: the region is heading for the leading spot in train testing industry

Straight, fast and cool: the region is heading for the leading spot in train testing industry

Northern Sweden has become a major player in the car testing industry due to excellent infrastructure and stable winter climate. But why stop there? Rail Test Nordic are looking ahead to a bright future if state funding is approved for updating existing...

World leading region for testing in cold climates

World leading region for testing in cold climates

Norrbotten is today a world leading region for testing cars and components in cold climates. Rather than sit back and be happy with pole position, the test industy keeps innovating and moving forward. -The business sector, public sector and universities...