Your browser doesn't support javascript. This means that the content or functionality of our website will be limited or unavailable. If you need more information about Vinnova, please contact us.

Our e-services for applications, projects and assessments (the eServices portal) close on Thursday 26 January at 4:30pm because of system upgrades. We expect to open them again on Friday 27 January at 8am the latest.

Future industrial development platform - Arena Pajala

Reference number
Coordinator PAJALA KOMMUN - Kommunchef
Funding from Vinnova SEK 300 000
Project duration October 2016 - May 2017
Status Completed

Purpose and goal

The Arctic will become increasingly more important with respect to politics, security and economy. Sweden can initiate focused actions to strengthen a sustainable use of resources in the Arctic. We wish to create Arctic Tests AB an outstanding testbed in an arctic environment with special focus on critical minerals and a sustainable builtenvironment. A successful pilot study has been completed. The next step will be to establish a commersially viable testbed through government funding by SEK 20 million per year during five years.

Expected results and effects

Create Arctic Tests AB with Luleå University of Technology as principal. The government backs the project with SEK 20 million per year during five years. The project is developed according to the recommended time plan.

Planned approach and implementation

Conduct workshop and interview stakeholders. Get Letter of Intent (LOI) for those who show an active interest.

External links

The project description has been provided by the project members themselves and the text has not been looked at by our editors.

Last updated 25 November 2019

Reference number 2016-04593

Page statistics