Lean wood enterprising- LWE

LWE is a competence center for research in industrialised construction and wood manufacturing.

LWE is designed as a joint-venture between three universities (Luleå University of Technology, the Institute of Technology at Linköping University, and the Faculty of Engineering at Lund University) in collaboration with industrial partners from wood and wood manufacturing industries as well as the building sector. The centre involves about 30 senior researchers and PhD students.

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Published: 1 March 2007

Updated: 9 September 2013


Luleå University of Technology is experiencing strong growth with world-leading competence in several areas of research. Our research is conducted in close cooperation with companies such as Bosch, Ericsson, Scania, LKAB, SKF and leading international universities. Luleå University of Technology has a total turnover of SEK 1.6 billion per year. We currently have 1,700 employees and 15,000 students.


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