Trey Mebane brought gifts for his Norwegian friend to make them look more cowboy-e: (left-right) Morten Paulsen, Consul General at the Norwegian Consulate in Houston, Anne-Grete Ellingsen, CEO of GCE NODE, Trey Mebane and Harald Furre, Mayor of Kristiansand.

September 29th

Join GCE NODE at OTC 2017

NODE companies are invited to be part of NODE's stand at OTC 2017 in Houston.

September 28th

Turning ONS into business

“We received several inquiries during ONS. We are currently following up on these inquiries and hope to convert them into business”, says CEO Tom Cantero at Air Products.

September 28th

High marks for joint NODE-stand at ONS

The joint GCE NODE-stand at ONS provided new business, new relationships and affordable exposure for the participating companies.

September 28th

Apply for travel support

Companies and research institutions that aim to establish bilateral international RD&I collaboration, may apply for support for travel expenditures.

GCE Node Events

Center for Offshore Mechatronics

Center for Offshore Mechatronics is an 8-year long research program aimed to develop autonomous operation and condition monitoring of topside drilling systems.


Mechatronics Innovation Lab

The Mechatronics Innovation Lab fills a void in the Norwegian innovation system. There is a need for more pilot-testing, not only in the oil and gas industry.


Future Robotics

Several industry clusters in Agder are familiar with robots. Increased use of robots and automation could see more jobs, previously outsourced to low-cost countries, return to Norway.