MOD X Sweden

June 21-26, 2020

MOD X Sweden will focus on timber panelized, CLT and modular construction for multi-family housing. The tour will emphasize a link between offsite construction, timber supply chain, energy performance and local economies.

The tour will include factory visits and a symposium with Swedish manufacturers, government, and academic leaders in offsite and timber construction. Registration fee includes in Sweden all inclusive hotels June 21 - 26, most meals and in Sweden flights. You are responsible to take care of your own flights to Copenhagen on the 21st and return from Stockholm on the 26th.

June 21 Sunday

Entry via Copenhagen, Kastrup Airport (flights on your own)

Transfer by train to Gothenburg, according to individual schedule. Train tickets can be bought at the airport. (on your own)

Check in Hotel Gothia Towers www.gothiatowers.se

From 6:00 PM, networking dinner at Heaven 23 Restaurant, Gothia Towers

June 22 Monday

Factory visits, by bus in the area

7:30 AM Departure for Falkenberg

9:00 AM Randek in the city of Falkenberg. Factory visit. www.randek.se (offsite robotics and machinery company)

11:30 AM Bus to Varberg Värö

12:30 PM Lunch and presentation by the municipality of Varberg Wood First Strategy

1:30 PM Derome’s new modular factory. www.derome.se (platform frame modular)

3:30 PM Södra Wood building systems (CLT factory)

5:30 PM Departure for Gothenburg

6:00 PM Arrival Gothenburg

7:00 PM Dinner restaurant Heaven 23.

June 23 Tuesday

5:00 AM Departure for Landvetter Airport, Flight to Skellefteå. Breakfast is served on the bus.

6:35 AM Flight to Skelleftea by SK104, short connection via Stockholm, arriving 09:20

10:30 AM Technical Visit at Martinsons Sawmill and CLT producer. New CLT factory inaugurated in January 2017. www.martinsons.se

12:00 PM Lunch Bygdsiljum

1:00 PM Departure for Skellefteå

2:00 PM Site visits in the city. Guided tour by the municipality of Skellefteå, construction site visit Skelleftea cultural building, setting of modules.

Presentation of Skellefteå wood building strategy.

3:00 PM Presentation of “Sara” Skellefteås Cultural house and hotel. A 22 meter CLT construction, CLT modules by Derome fitted with glass and bathrooms by Partab.

Derome, Martinsons and White Architects presenting.

5:00 PM Departure for Piteå.

7:00 Dinner, dinner at Hotel Kust

Hotell in Piteå, Piteå Stadshotel http://www.piteastadshotell.com/

June 24 Wednesday

Technical visit Lindbäcks Bygg. www.lindbacks.se

8:00 AM Departure from hotel

8:30 AM Arrival Lindbäcks. Guided tour office, Lean room

9:15 AM Attending management meeting, Lean-room session

9:45 AM Guided tour factory

11:30 AM Lunch at Lindbacks

12:30 PM Presentations, seminars: Company presentation, Business models, and Q&A.

2:30 PM Factory visit, the new factory in Haraholmen

4:00 PM Departure for Luleå

6:00 PM Check in, joint dinner

June 25 Thursday - Symposium

9:00 AM – 3:00 PM Technical seminar, University of Luleå

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Nurturing Offsite Ecologies

10:30 AM - Noon Growing Capacity and Capability Sustainably

Lunch

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Balancing Standardization and Customization

*Will include speakers from companies that we tour, public sector, forestry association, banking, and respondents from US registrants on the tour.

3:00 PM Departure for airport

4:15 PM Flight to Stockholm

5:30 PM Arriving Stockholm

7:00 PM Arrival to hotel Scandic Continental

Dinner according to individual planning.

https://www.scandichotels.se/hotell/sverige/stockholm/scandic-continental

June 26 Friday

Departure from Stockholm, Arlanda

Special meeting, round table discussion. The City of Stockholm, City of London, NYC.

Tour of completed offsite projects in Stockholm.


Contact:

Susanne Rudenstam, Swedish Wood Building Council

Email: Susanne.rudenstam@trabyggnadskansliet.se

Mob: +46702143772

Ulf Ahnlund, Grand Travel Group

Email: ulf.ahnlund@grandtravel.se

Mob: +46705444434

Registration fee includes in Sweden all inclusive hotels June 21 - 26, most meals and in Sweden flights. You are responsible to take care of your own flights to Copenhagen on the 21st and return from Stockholm on the 26th.

NOTE: Factory tours and job site visits require visitors to wear long pants, shoes that are close toed durable leather. The factories and job sites will provide vests, protective glasses and hard hats as required.

Affiliate Organizers

Helena Ludelow, Lindbacks Bygg

Susanne Rudenstam, Swedish Wood Building Council

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