Glafo, PG Vejdes väg 15,
Vejdes plats 3
Tel: +46 10 516 63 50
a map at the
"about Glafo" page.
Glafo work activly with international exchange and cooperation to stimulate
and strengthen the network to and between members from different countries.
The closest partners are our
members around the world.
1 July 2008 Glafo is part of SP, the
Technical Research Institute of Sweden.
SP Technical Research Institute of Sweden consists of eight technical
departments and six subsidiary companies: CBI, Glafo, JTI, SIK, SMP
Swedish Cement and Concrete Research Institute creates
and brings into practice knowledge within the fields of concrete, aggregate,
cement and natural stone. This is done by research and development,
consulting assignments, manufacturing control together with technology
transferring, education and information.
Swedish Institute of Agricultural and Environmental Engineering
is an industrial research institute engaged in research, development
and information in the areas of agricultural engineering and environmental
Swedish Institute for Food and Biotechnology performs strategic
and applied research into foodstuffs and biotechnology within the framework
of an industrially determined, targeted research program, and also as
part of joint industrial projects.
Svensk Maskinprovning a single company for impartial testing,
recurrent inspection and certification.
Institute for Surface Chemistry, is the leading international
industrial research institute in the fields of applied surface and colloidal
- Linnaeus University
We have a close relationship
with the Lennaeus University in Växjö. Glafo moved to the
university campus in the summer of 2004. Read about it in the article
Glafo and Växjö University cooperate in many research projects.
The Glafo staff have participated in the development of courses and
the students sometimes have laboratory work at Glafo.
- University and Royal Institute
of Technology, Stockholm
- University of Linköping
- University of Lund
- University of Luleå
- TNO, Eindhoven University of Technology, Holland
- Waterford Institute of Technology, Irland
- Middlesex University, England
- National University Galway, Irland
- Alfred University, USA
- NGF (the Scandinavian
Society of Glass Technology)
the administration of the Society is handled by Glafo.
Crystal Manufacturers Association
Commission on Glass. We participate in some of
ICG's technical committees.
TC2 (Chemical durability and analysis), TC1 (Information and Communications)
and TC23 (Education & Training in Glass Science & Engineering).
- European Society of Glass Science and Technology (ESG)
- International Crystal Federation (ICF)
- European Domestic Glass (EDG)
participate and give lectures on a regular basis at the EDG and ICF-meetings.
GLASS RESEARCH INSTITUTES
- Deutsche Glastechnische Gesellschaft, DGG/HVG, Germany
- Institute of Applied Physics, the Netherlands
- Glass Institute, The Czech Republic
- Stazione Sperimentale del Vetro, SSV, Italy