Reducing maintenance-related waste

A handbook.


The handbook (in Swedish) is a partial result of a three-year research project.

The project has been carried out by a group of researchers at Mälardalen University at the Academy of Innovation, Design, and Technology together with a corporate constellation in the Swedish automotive industry:

  • Volvo Construction Equipment Operations Eskilstuna
  • Leax Mekaniska Köping
  • Volvo Group Trucks Operations Powertrain Production Skövde/Köping
  • Volvo Cars Torslanda
  • DynaMate Industrial Services

Reducing maintenance-related waste handbook (in Swedish: Handbok - För att kinska underhållsrelaterade slöserier

The project has been funded by VINNOVA through the research program

Vehicle Strategic Research and Innovation (FFI) and the sub-program Sustainable production. The research group thanks both the financier VINNOVA and the collaborating companies. Without these parties, the project would not have been possible to complete.


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