Industry news from Norway – February 2017

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ABB wins order for safety and automation system for Johan Castberg

4Subsea is going to monitor risers on Snorre B

Holta & Håland Safety AS is awarded an EPCI contract from Statoil

Pioneering 3D laser survey gave a three-year contract

New BP contracts to Aker Solutions

Intertek renews framework agreement with Statoil

Westcon will inspect for COSL

New Statoil contract secures jobs at Møkster

Seadrill Partners get Statoil contract

Will deliver eight ROVs to Mærsk

Repsol Sinopec has extended the lease for the accommodation rig Safe Boreas

Maria contract to AGR

Rosenberg wins Gjøa contract

Norwegian Rig Shuttle book boat Maritime Partner

Aker BioMarine builds krill vessels for a billion NOK    

Ocean Yield has been handed its new container ship

Johan Sverdrup contract to Active Service

Oceaneering get new Statoil contract

Three new contracts for Deep Sea Supply

New contract for Edda Fonn


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TECH News:

Statoil showed off the turbine blades to Hywind Pilot Park in Stord

Statkraft reduce their workforce by 500 people

Telenor launches data rollover

Palantir gets going in Norway

Finnish-Chinese electric vehicle initiative in the old Think Factory

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HENT and Moelven will build the world’s tallest wooden house

HENT builds Valnesfjord school and multipurpose hall

A Bygg to build giant warehouse for Europris

A Bygg is going to be a contractor in large Skedsmo project

Veidekke to build new Tverlandet school in Bodø

Veidekke Implenia builds major intersection

Skanska signed Helgeland Sør contract

NCC builds pedestrian and cycle road to 48 million NOK in Bergen

Betonmast will build apartments in Porsgrunn

Consto build flats in Gjøvik

Teknobygg builds Angeltrøtoppen in Trondheim

Asker Entreprenør builds more in Asker

Sweco has signed a framework agreement with GE Healthcare

Sweco wins framework agreement with Statens Vegvesen

Implenia and Vegvesenet signed contract for E39-stretch

Hibas AS builds modular school in Kongsvinger

Peikko delivers rock foundations to Roan Vindpark and Svåheia Vindpark

PORR Infrastructure awarded contract for the construction of E18 Varodd Bridge

Niras secured E16 contract with the Public Roads Administration

Strøm Gundersen Vestfold AS builds station in Tonsberg


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