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In depth needs analysis of a test and innovation center RTIC

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Coordinator Järnvägskluster i Västerås ekonomisk förening - Järnvägskluster i Västerås ekonomisk
Funding from Vinnova SEK 300 000
Project duration December 2016 - September 2017
Status Completed

Purpose and goal

This pre-study has been conducted by interviewing a number of companies and organizations for the interest to use and engage in a future RTIC - Railway Testing and Innovation Center. The conducted interviews with about 20 companies and organizations shows that there is a great interest from a number of actors to start up and operate in an RTIC in 2018, based on access to the Tillberga-Tortuna railway track, outside Västerås.

Expected results and effects

The pre-study has been an important prerequisite for obtaining the evidence that now indicates that there are good opportunities for realizing a first step in establishing a RTIC.

Planned approach and implementation

The information from the various interviews has been compiled and the utilization rate has been estimated, to evaluate if sustainable business in at test center can be achieved.

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 2016-05089

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