The Iranian Ambassador to Norway met with NODE companies Tuesday to encourage them to invest in Iran.
A research cruise is underway to investigate the potential for mineral extraction on the seabed.
Innovation Norway will develop Norway as a brand to become more visible on the international market.
”A close cooperation between the industry and the university has produced good results for the Agder region”, says Anne-Grete Ellingsen, CEO at GCE NODE.
Arendal & Kristiansand
Center for Offshore Mechatronics is an 8-year long research program aimed to develop autonomous operation and condition monitoring of topside drilling systems.
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.
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.