About us

The department offers competence and development resources in metallic materials science for product and process development, along with commissions of service nature. Our main tasks are failure analyses, new materials development, mechanical testing, materials selection and characterization, production process advice and standard interpretation.

Materials Technology has laboratories for metallic materials located in Gothenburg, Lyon, Ageo, and Hagerstown. Our non-metallic materials laboratory is located in Lyon with local support in Greensboro. The Materials Technology laboratories have approximately 75 employees.

Our main competence areas

Metallic materials

Metallic materials

The department offers competence and development resources in metallic materials science for product and process development, along with commissions of service nature. Our main tasks are failure analyses, new materials development, mechanical testing, materials selection and characterization, production process advice and standard interpretation.

Metallic materials
Non-Metallic materials

Non-Metallic materials

From design to use, Volvo Materials Technology provides studies and recommendations for your non-metallic products, with the unique combination of world class technical know-how and knowledge of the Volvo Group's industrial processes.

Non-Metallic materials
Materials Technology Courses

Do you need to deepen your material knowledge?

Materials Technology Courses

The department offers competence and development resources in metallic materials science for product and process development, along with commissions of service nature.

Materials Technology Courses

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