The global center of excellence and innovation for advanced steel


  • • Increase the attractiveness of the steel and engineering industry in Bergslagen
  • • Stimulate innovation in the steel – engineering industry
  • • Increase cooperation between industry and academia

Focus areas

  • • Attractivity and competence development
  • • Resource and energy efficiency
  • • Optimisation of industry value chains

National initiatives

  • • New industrialisation strategy
  • • Smart industry
  • • Government Interaction Groups


VINNOVA, Region Dalarna, Region Gävleborg, Länsstyrelsen i Västmanland,
municipalities, companies och universities in Bergslagen.