Concrete mixed using recycled materials
Is a house recyclable? In principle, yes. RISE is participating in a project to produce concrete from construction and demolition waste for use in new buildings.
Climate-smart concrete throughout the building process
In developing the tenant-owner association Viva in Gothenburg, Riksbyggen’s goal has been to create Sweden’s most innovative building project with a focus on sustainability. By thinking innovatively about concrete, they have ident…
Slower impacts for improved rock sealing
As much as 11 times more effective than current methods; researchers at RISE are developing a new method of injecting grout into rock cavities as small as 70 micrometres or even less. This can lead to reduced costs and safer tunne…
Knowledge to combat concrete damage in waterworks
Waterworks purify water to make it fit for drinking. Their large concrete structures are subject to wear and tear; however, awareness of the importance of concrete maintenance is spreading. “We want to get away from the cycle of …