From research to practice in Finland

Liisa Salparanta

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    Abstract

    Continuity and Cooperation are the key words of concrete technological studies that have been carried out for over 40 years in a consortium between VTT (Technical Research Centre of Finland) and several public building owners.
    The Finnish Transport Agency (formerly the Road Administration and Finnish Railroad Administration), the Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority and some city authorities have formed a consortium combining their funds and investing in concerted research. This is how they get more with the same money as they would if they acted alone. Research is focused on solving practical problems, developing processes and methods, preparing directions, setting requirements, etc.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)51-53
    JournalNordic Concrete Research
    Volume43
    Issue number1
    Publication statusPublished - 2011
    MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed
    EventXXI Nordic Concrete Research Symposium - Hotel Rantasipi Aulanko, Hämeenlinna, Finland
    Duration: 30 May 20111 Jun 2011

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    Finland
    Authority
    Consortium
    Radiation
    Owners
    Investing
    Key words
    Research center
    Safety
    Continuity
    Roads
    Railroad

    Keywords

    • concrete
    • bridges
    • studies

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    Salparanta, L. (2011). From research to practice in Finland. Nordic Concrete Research, 43(1), 51-53.
    Salparanta, Liisa. / From research to practice in Finland. In: Nordic Concrete Research. 2011 ; Vol. 43, No. 1. pp. 51-53.
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