Arctic Technology

Arctic Technology


Cold Tech

Join us at the International Conference on Cold Climate Technology 26-28 May 2014 in Narvik, Norway.

Map of the Arctic.

Roald Amundsen Petroleum Research (RAmP) was launched at the Arctic Frontiers conference this week.

Goliat field layout. Illustration: Eni Norge.

Norwegian firms are being awarded major supplier contracts for the Goliat field development project. So says a brand new report from Norut Alta commissioned by Eni Norge.

The large increase in summit ski climbs is an important cause of the many avalanche accidents, writes the author of the chronicle. Photo: Yngve Antonsen.

Tromsø scientists want to establish a centre of excellence for avalanche monitoring.

Visiting the drone laboratory at Norut in Tromsø (from left) the Minister of Local Government and Regional Development, Liv Signe Navarsete, and the Centre Party’s Member of Parliament from Troms County, Irene Lange Nordahl, Senior Research Scientist Rune

The government promises that the NORDSATSING initiative will be continued for a further three years, up to the end of 2016.


“This is a red-letter day for the region, the application group and Norut,” says CEO Ivan C. Burkow when summing up the establishment of a national centre for petroleum research in the Arctic.

Solar Energy Days are back. Come visit Narvik University College Thursdag May 2.

Trains transporting iron ore to Narvik operate 365 days a year. The interim storage of the iron ore outdoors during winter can lead to logistical challenges.