Research promotes Innovation

Upper Austrian Research GmbH (UAR) is the leading organization for non-university research of the federal province of Upper Austria and a key player in the research, technology and innovation policy. With its associated companies UAR promotes innovative solutions at the crossroads where fundamental research meets applied research and provides access to top-quality R&D capacities.

16. August 2017

TCKT is expanding its infrastructure with tape-laying technology

The TCKT is owner of an Automated Fiber Placement System (AFP facility). With the ongoing project “PROFVK – Industrielle Produktionsprozesse für die Verarbeitung von FaserVerbundKunststoffen und zur Herstellung von Leichtbaustrukturen” and in cooperation with the University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria the TCKT is able to work on the secrets of the automated laying process of fiber reinforced thermoset and thermoplastic materials.


24. July 2017

Upper Austria: “Silicon Austria High-Frequency Technology Lab” in Linz

With ʻSilicon Austriaʼ the country will have a new top-level research centre for microelectronics of global standing – Upper Austria’s involvement is a unique opportunity for the province as a centre of innovation. This was announced today at a press conference in Vienna by Austrian Chancellor Christian Kern and Infrastructure Minister Jörg Leichtfried together with those responsible for research in the provincial governments of Upper Austria, Styria and Carinthia.


12. July 2017

Hagenberg’s Research Institutes are Torchbearers in the Digital Revolution

Deputy Governor Strugl visited Research Institutions in Hagenberg. On Tuesday, 27 June 2017, Deputy Governor Strugl was a guest of RISC Software GmbH, Software Competence Center Hagenberg GmbH (both associated companies of UAR) and the Upper Austrian University of Applied Sciences. During his visit, he was able to gain an insight into pioneering R&D projects currently being run at the Softwarepark Hagenberg.