Construction Research and Development

The main professional areas of the Department of Construction Research and Development are construction technology, bearing capacity, materials technology, i.e. non-metallic mineral products and other building materials, acoustic technology and surface handling.

Tasks covered by the department can be divided into the following areas:

  • Advice
  • Research projects
  • Research services
  • Publishing, presentations and education
  • Quality certifications and formal reports

The role of the department is to serve customers by performing tests and providing information, educating professional bodies and the public about important topics in the construction field and providing advice, formal reports and certification on construction products and/or their production.

The Manager is Olafur Wallevik