27 November - 29 November | | Grimstad | Open for all

Teknova, GCE NODE, University of Agder, Kristiansand Municipality and Vest-Agder and Aust-Agder Counties are proud to announce the 2nd Steel and Fibre Ropes Specialist Seminar.

The program in Grimstad on November 27th thru November 29th includes lectures around these topics:

Fiber ropes:

  • Limits, challenge and opportunities associated with fiber ropes in running applications,
  • Learning from the new FEM 5.024 guidelines,
  • High performance fibres for fibre ropes.

Steel ropes:

  • Corrosion of steel ropes in offshore applications,
  • Tension/torsion response of wire ropes,
  • Case studies where rope torsion is an issue.

Rope monitoring:

  • Non-destructive techniques for wire ropes,
  • Automatic detection of MRT signals.

Qualification and testing:

  • State of the art testing of mooring and lifting systems
  • Update on the recent standards developments.

Program  ::   Flyer

The price of the 3 day seminar is NOK 6000 ex VAT. In acknowledgement of the co-sponsorships, companies located in Agder or members of GCE NODE cluster get a 50 per cent discount on the seminar cost, that is a 3-day seminar, lunches included, for NOK 3000 ex VAT.