Timber Structures

Timber Structures is directed towards the development of industrialized construction, with the focus on timber, and includes structural and production engineering as well as construction and business processes.

Our research and education is governed by societal and industrial demands. The idea of ​​the applied and industry-related research is the development of an industrial construction company by integrating

  • Client Process
  • Design and production processes
  • Supplier Process

Since its conception in 2000 the research subject has produced 15 doctoral theses. Today the research group consists of 7 senior researchers and 8 doctoral candidates.

Department of Civil Engineering and Natural Resources


Department of structural engineering and production


Published: 28 February 2011

Updated: 16 April 2014

Luleå University of Technology