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VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland  Ltd is the leading research and technology company in the Nordic countries.  VTT has a national mandate in Finland. We use our research and knowledge to provide expert services for our domestic and international customers and partners.  We serve both private and public sectors.
 
We have 75 years’ experience supporting our clients growth with top-level research and science-based results.
 
We develop new smart technologies, profitable solutions and innovation services. We cooperate with our customers to produce technology for business and build success and well-being for the benefit of society.
 
We use 4,000,000 hours of brainpower a year to develop new technological solutions. The benefit you gain from this spearhead research comes when we work with you to create new products, production processes, methods, and services. VTT ensures efficient utilisation of science and technology with the aid of broad international cooperation and networking.
 
VTT has been granted an ISO9001:2015  certificate, and our environmental system is certified in accordance with ISO14001:2015. VTT is part of Finland's innovation system and operates under the mandate of the Ministry of Employment and the Economy. VTT reports corporate responsibility according to GRI G3 guidelines.

VTT and the Centre for Metrology MIKES amalgamated on 1 January 2015. 

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*) Source: Roles, effectiveness, and impact of VTT, VTT & Technopolis Group, 2013.

VTT parent company 31.12.2015
  

Financial information

  • Net turnover 158 M€
  • Other operating income 93 M€ (59 % of turnover)
  • Government grant 85 M€ (54 % of turnover)
  • Revenue from abroad 54 M€ (34 % of turnover)

 

Personnel

  • Personnel 2,192
  • University degree: 84 %
  • Doctors and licentiates: 30 %
  • 120 foreign visiting research scientists at VTT
     

Customers

  • 1,490 customers
  • 870 domestic companies
  • 370 foreign companies
  • 250 public organisations in Finland and abroad
     

Results

  • notifications of inventions 296
  • over 1,200 patents and patent applications in VTT’s patent portfolio
  • publications 1,428
  • scientific articles 614 (43 %)
     

VTT companies 31.12.2015

  • VTT Expert Services Ltd, VTT Ventures Ltd, VTT International Ltd, VTT Memsfab Ltd
  • Turnover of VTT Group 184.5 M€

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FINNISH

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SWEDISH

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ENGLISH

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