Arctic Technology

Arctic Technology

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Enhance solubility of n-hexadecane. Photo: Norut.
Environment

Biosurfactants produced by Norwegian cold-tolerated bacteria enhance biodegradation of oil pollution. They can be used as a “greener” alternative to chemical surfactant.

Bildet er tatt under en øvelse med Sea King redningshelikopter. Foto: Marius Lauritsen, Forsvaret.
Arctic

The increased activity in the Arctic demands better search and rescue capacity for the people located in the area. Norut has investigated the current status and proposed a series of improvements.

The bedrock is warmed by fluid-borne heat before casting. The concrete is then heated via a piping structure in the concrete. Photo: Christian Petrich.
Power

Collaboration between Norut and companies in Narvik is allowing Statnett to extend the construction season and save millions.

Photo: Copyright Norut
Arctic

Narvik is increasing activity in cold climate technology and oil-in-ice research. Norut has appointed five new specialists to keep pace with the tasks.

I ASUFs nye hangar i Ny-Ålesund (f.v): Justis- og beredskapsminister Anders Anundsen, direktør forretningsutvikling i Lufttransport Geir-Arne Sørensen, konsernsjef i Norut Ivan C. Burkow, fiskeriminister Elisabeth Aspaker, rektor ved UiT Anne Husebekk og
ASUF

The Arctic Centre for Unmanned Aircraft was opened at Svalbard 14th April.

Happy research scientists in Narvik, (from left) Christian Petrich, Gabriel Sas and Bård Arntsen. Photo: Fritz Hansen.
New contracts

Norut has been granted funding by the Research Council of Norway for three projects totalling NOK 40 million.

Photo: Kjell-Sture Johansen.
ASUF

The Arctic Centre for Unmanned Aircraft Systems, which is a partnership between Norut, UiT The Arctic University of Norway and Lufttransport, was officially opened today.

The new Centre for Research-based Innovation draws a smile from CEO Ivan C. Burkow and Research Director Kjell Arild Høgda at Norut. (Photo: Skjalg Fjellheim)
SFI

“The end of last week was absolutely fantastic for Norut’s future,” says CEO Ivan C. Burkow.

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