GCE NODE Strategy 2020-2024

The new GCE NODE strategy consists of eight parts. Please take some time to read and understand the path on which GCE NODE embarks.

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July 30th 2020

Otechos given huge EU grant

For the second time in three years, Otechos has been granted support from the EU to further develop its patented CR technology.

July 13th 2020

Covid-19: What has GCE NODE done?

GCE NODE has played an active part in supporting the cluster companies during the Covid-19 pandemic outbreak.

July 12th 2020

Reference groups to support new strategy

Five reference groups have been established to assist GCE NODE operationalize the new strategy.

July 01st 2020

Planning a “windmill factory” in Arendal

Serial entrepreneur Arne Smedal and his CeFront-team are joining forces with Nymo to establish a factory for floating windmills in Arendal.

GCE Node Events

Global Outlook 2020

Live stream

Center for Offshore Mechatronics

Center for Offshore Mechatronics is a major research program aimed at developing autonomous operation and condition monitoring of topside drilling systems.


Business Development Lab

Physical lab facilities for running different learning modules developed within different GCE NODE competence projects.



Increased competencies on markets and technologies, and the path into future markets, will help businesses realign from mature and declining markets towards attractive new market segments.