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 20 doctoral theses. Today the research group consists of 5 senior researchers and 5 doctoral candidates.


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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