Illustration: This satellite-based picture shows subsidence at Oslo S, the main railway station in Bjørvika, Oslo. Contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data (2014–16) / ESA SEOM INSARAP study / InSAR Norway project / NGU / Norut / PPO.labs, CC BY-SA 3.0.

KSAT, Norut, and PPO.labs have entered a strategic partnership to establish operational services of spaceborne radar technology to provide ground motion monitoring services.


A new report provides a combined overview of the Norwegian bio economy by outlining the current industrial uses of resources in forestry, agriculture, fisheries and aquaculture.

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UAV at Svalbard. Photo: Norut.

Researchers unite to address the problems that drones and other unmanned vehicles encounter in a harsh Arctic climate.

Oil on ice. Photo: Jouko Pirttijärvi, SYKE.

Norut Narvik is taking part in a new EU Horizon 2020 project focusing on the development of Arctic oil spill response methods and the evaluation of their environmental effects.

Kaldt klima-forskerne i Norut Narvik måler istrykk og tester alternativer som kan gi mer presis og rimeligere rehabilitering av damanlegg. Foto: Norut Narvik

New regulations mean huge sums must be spent on upgrading many of Norway's 6,000 dams. Cold climate scientists at Norut are measuring ice pressure and testing alternatives that may provide more accurate and cheaper rehabilitation.

Røde hjerter er et julesymbol for mange. Hos Norut gir leveren julestemning i år.

A new type of immunotherapy against liver cancer is so promising that Norut has been granted nearly NOK 10 million to continue the research.

Enhance solubility of n-hexadecane. Photo: Norut.

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.

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.

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

Radar satellite image from Chile dated 17 September 2015. Copernicus data (2015)/ESA/Norut/PPO.labs - ESA SEOM INSARAP study.
Remote sensing

Just a day after the earthquake in Chile on September 16, geologists worldwide studied satellite images of the quake prepared in Tromsø. How is this possible?

Photo: Copyright Norut

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.

Norut a host for expert meeting on marine aquaculture.

Copyright Copernicus data (2014)/ESA/Norut–SEOM Insarap study.

Unstable slopes in Kåfjord in Troms County moved about 1 cm in 24 days, radar satellite images processed at Norut show.

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

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