SCC - Scandinavian Coatings Center

Our center has unique competences and top-of-the-line equipment. We offer contract research, technical evaluation, testing, investigations and product development within coatings, paint and other surface treatment.

Scandinavian Coatings Center was formed in conjunction with the merger between SP, SP Trä (former Trätek), YKI - Institute for Surface Chemistry and CBI - Swedish Cement and Concrete Research Institute. We have about 50 highly skilled co-workers working within the area in our laboratories in Borås and Stockholm, Sweden. Together we offer solutions and ideas within coatings technology for both domestic and international industry.

Would you like to know what we can offer you and your company?

For more information, see the links to left on this page.

To the right, under “Documents”, you can download information sheets and brochures.

Reports and publications

You can also order publications and reports from our publication data base, see link to the right on this page.

Need for courses?

We can put together courses tailor-made for your company with respect to your specific needs. One example of such a course is a short course with focus on materials about different coatings function and durability. 

Related Information

Business Areas

Wood Technology


See also

Publications & Reports

Contact Persons

Konrad Tarka

Phone: +46 10 516 56 80

RISE Research Institutes of Sweden, Phone 010-516 50 00, E-mail

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