New gasket materials

Reference number 2016-02676
Coordinator Swerim AB - Swerim AB, Kista
Funding from Vinnova SEK 1 892 194
Project duration July 2016 - March 2019
Status Ongoing
Venture Materialbaserad konkurrenskraft 2016
Call Materialbaserad konkurrenskraft

Purpose and goal

The concept has already been verified on a smaller scale. The goal for this project is to investigate the possibility for industrial production and examine possible manufacturers. The consortium consists of researchers from universities, institutes and industry with broad expertise in the field.

Expected results and effects

The project will result in one or two prototype material which can be commercially produced. In addition, the market potential for the product will be estimated. Patent issue will also be investigated together with the participating companies and the identified manufacturer.

Planned approach and implementation

The project is divided into three stages: Commercial aspects and manufacturing Production of prototype materials, testing and investigation of IPR Selection and field testing of one or two materials. After each stage, a number of criteria must be fullfilled for further funding.

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