Advanced Technology & Research

Advanced Technology & Research

Our main assignment is to drive research, development and advanced engineering for the long term competitiveness of the Volvo Group products and services. Our areas of operation also include innovation, business engineering, and corporate services.

Technology areas in focus are Technology Strategy & Innovation, Transport Solutions & Services, Energy Efficiency & Environment, Vehicle Technology & Safety, Electrical & Embedded Systems, and Supply Chain, which includes materials technology, environment & chemistry and process development & manufacturing engineering.

World class research infrastructure with advanced high tech laboratories, simulators and test vehicles support our work.

Our main asset remains our employees. At Advanced Technology & Research we embrace diversity in competence, background and gender. Over the years we have welcomed a great number of master
thesis students in addition to developing specialists. The majority of our employees hold a PhD degree.

As part of the Volvo Group division Group Trucks Technology (GTT), we have a great platform for collaboration and interaction with our colleagues within GTT, whose competence and business spans from product planning to purchasing, and with the Volvo Group product companies.

We participate in strategic national and international research programs where we collaborate with other partners in the industry, institutes, authorities and academia. As project partner in these programs we often represent the Volvo Group, as the legal entity Volvo Technology Corporation.

Welcome to us at Advanced Technology & Research, where the future already is in progress and cutting edge technical solutions and services come to life.