November 05th

Strategy-discussions part II

The second and last 24 hour-workshop to determine a new strategy for GCE NODE is underway.

November 05th

Support for pilot test lab

The Mechatronic Innovation Lab (MIL, aka Sørlandslaben) has received strong support from The Norwegian Society of Engineers and Technologists (NITO Agder) and The Norwegian Confederation of Trade Unions (LO Agder).

November 05th

To Finland with the Prime Minister

GCE NODE travels to Finland Thursday as part of a Norwegian delegation headed by Prime Minister Erna Solberg.

October 21st

Norsafe, NIVA accepted as new members

Lifeboat-manufacturer Norsafe and The Norwegian Institute for Water Research are new members of GCE NODE.

October 21st

Reviewing NODE’s strategy

A new strategy is being worked out for NODE as a Global Centre of Expertise.

October 20th

Ecotrack ready for launch in 2015

The analysis model developed as part of NODE’s environmental project, Ecotrack, is scheduled for implementation in five NODE companies early 2015.

October 20th

Teknova invests heavily in condition-based maintenance (CBM)

Research institute Teknova in Kristiansand invests heavily in condition-based maintenance (CBM). Last week, Teknova partnered with American experts on CBM.

October 18th

Promoted pilot-testing lab to top politicians

- A pilot-testing lab is extremely important for us to maintain our competitive edge, said Tor Henning Ramfjord, chairman of GCE NODE and CEO of National Oilwell Varco, when he met top politicians at Sørlandstinget Friday.

October 13th

Dolmen new head of RDI

Marit Dolmen has been appointed head of research, development and innovation in GCE NODE.