Role in Triple F:
LTU will participate by initiating and conducting research as well as doctoral projects tied to the Triple F program. Main interest areas are heavy transportation based on raw material extraction in the northern parts of Sweden, city logistics connected to long-range transportation to and from the city, and operating and maintaining rail systems. LTU is a member of the triple helix group Luleå Näringsliv AB´s industry council for transportation and participates in a number of triple helix groups connected to Triple F. Ad one of the participating universities, LTU will help design the doctoral program, and contribute to the doctoral projects with supervision, assessments, etc. LTU will also, as needed, contribute competence to program projects initiated by other parties.
Contact: Maria Öberg, Researcher, Arcitecture and Water, Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources.