Our values

Our values


  • Be innovative and show foresight in research
  • Challenge customers to further development of project ideas, which will increase value for the customer
  • Make room for curiosity, both financially and individually (release funds and time)
  • Be curious, share experiences and cooperate with your colleges
  • Look for new research ideas in all ongoing research projects



  • Focus to release large and multi-disciplinary projects (KMB or NFR financed)
  • Set targets for the annual number of publications in scientific journals, and work systematically to reach those targets
  • We shall develop tools and services that are unique and valuable to the region
  • Each employee must be given the possibility to reach his/her personal goals
  • Allow the employees opportunities to succeed
  • Being ambitious, the organization must allow that not all employees can succeed at all times



  • Work for Polytec to get acknowledgment and respect in academia by delivering high quality work and publications
  • Involve one another, so everyone’s strengths can be utilised and one can learn from each other
  • Give your colleagues constructive feedback and recognition
  • Create a good working environment by including the employees in decision making, and giving them freedom within their work
  • Focus on bringing customer’s knowledge into projects. The sum of our and customer’s knowledge is critical for success
  • Acknowledge internal opinions and competence


Customer focused

  • Be proactive, service minded and deliver as agreed
  • Focus on understanding the customer’s actual need
  • Listen, communicate accurately and clarify new project ideas with the customer
  • Show commercial understanding and focus on customer utilisation in research projects
  • Hire personnel with competence our customers need
  • Establish contact with environments, both national and international, with competences which are useful to our customers in the region.