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SP – The Largest research institute in Sweden

The SP Group is part of a powerful group of institutes promoting innovation and sustainable development in industry and society. Excellence applied together with broad technical scope is the hallmark of the Group. Our laboratory resources are competitive in both national and international arenas. With a staff of over 1 300 the Group’s personnel constitute an important knowledge resource. SP conducts an annual assignment on behalf of more than 10 000 clients in order to enhance their competitiveness and assist with sustainable development. Our assignments include interdisciplinary research, innovation projects and market-oriented activities relating to testing and certification.

SP’s technical scope is unique and means that we can take on complex projects and issues requiring both scope and depth. The Group embraces technical areas such as electronics, mechanics, calibration and verification, energy, measurement technology, certification, chemistry, agriculture, concrete, biotechnology and process development, and SP’s expertise in water and waste water is coordinated in the competence center SP Water Technology Centre. We are an important partner for industrial development and innovation in the fields of water and the environment.


Karin Sjöstrand
+46 (0)10 516 5979