Swedish breakthrough in the development of biofuels

Press Releases   •   Nov 28, 2017 08:00 GMT

Sweden can be one step closer to a fossil-free fleet. This since the BioLi2.0 research project on a pilot scale managed to produce lignin-based biofuels that could work in common engines and be produced in existing oil refineries.


Digital rear-view mirrors on trucks improve traffic safety

Press Releases   •   Nov 23, 2017 07:26 GMT

With conventional rear-view mirrors, truck drivers struggle with limited fields of view and large blind spots around their trucks. A recently completed research project, DREAMS, conducted by Stoneridge Electronics AB, Scania, and RISE shows that digital rear-view mirror systems on trucks can reduce blind spots and add views that are difficult to obtain with conventional mirrors.


Successful digital mining project continues

Press Releases   •   Nov 10, 2017 16:30 GMT

By using the latest mobile network technology, Swedish companies, universities and research institutes have collaborated to make it possible to remote control and automate activities in the mine. The participating partners in PIMM DMA, the Digitalized Mining Arena, are ABB, Atlas Copco, Boliden, Ericsson, InfoVista, RISE, Telia, Volvo Construction Equipment and Wolfit.

About RISE Research Institutes of Sweden AB

Accelerating innovation!

The RISE institutes Innventia, SP, and Swedish ICT have merged in order to become a stronger research and innovation partner. Through our international collaboration programmes with academia, industry, and the public sector, we ensure the competitiveness of the Swedish business community on an international level and contribute to a sustainable society. Our 2,200 employees support and promote all manner of innovative processes, and our roughly 100 testbeds and demonstration facilities are instrumental in developing the future-proofing of products, technologies, and services. RISE Research Institutes of Sweden is fully owned by the Swedish state. www.ri.se