The future for regional and local waterways

9 February 2017 - Upcoming seminar. A better use of inland waterways would relieve the infrastructure on land, reduce the transport sector's total environmental impact and contribute to more sustainable transports. How do we see local and regional maritime transport in Sweden in 2030?

This is what we do

Lighthouse is focusing on long-term maritime development, research and innovation. Read about our work and our vision.

Be a part of Lighthouse In kind bank

Do you or your company wish to collaborate with academia or institutes? Take a look at this great opportunity.

Funding opportunities

Lighthouse gathers a number of funding possibilities for maritime research, innovation and development. For students, researchers and companies. The lists are updated regularly, so check in often.

Apply to Lighthouse Trainee programme

The trainee programme involve different actors in the Swedish maritime industry. The application for 2016 opens 15 December 2016 and close 31 January 2017.

News

The Swedish Transport Administration shall invest at least 55 million SEK in research and innovation in the maritime sector in 2017.

December 29, Zero Vision Tool (ZVT) was accepted in the UN network Global Compact.

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ZVT

It's possible to carry more freight by sea in Sweden.

It's important to take the crew into consideration when designing new ships.

The Swedish maritime industry join forces to put together the best trainee programme for newly graduated Naval Architects, managed by Lighthouse.

Upcoming events

Jan
24
Tue

World Maritime University - International Conference on Maritime Energy Management

Feb
9
Thu

A better use of inland waterways would relieve the infrastructure on land, reduce the transport sector's total environmental impact and contribute

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