Updated – Industry news from Norway – January 2017

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Reach Subsea ASA rents this ship for three years

Petoro deal for Evry and Petroportal

Maersk Drilling has secured a new contract for the parked Maersk Resolute

Bideford Dolphin gets a bit more work from Statoil

Uptime ensures new walk-to-work contracts

Total has awarded Prosafe a contract for the lease of flotell Safe Caledonia

Oceaneering secures technology contract with Statoil

Norwegian company secures Sleipnir contract

Aibel awarded Sverdrup assignments worth 400 million

Aker Solutions and Kvaerner secures Sverdrup job worth 900 million NOK

Fitjar Mek. builds new boat for AQS

NCAs new vessels will be built at Fitjar Mek.

Dvalin contract to Safetec

West Phoenix gets a new mission

Baker Hughes and Schlumberger win CAT J-drilling

Altus Intervention secures new contract with Statoil

Utgard contract for OneSubsea

Statoil extends rig contract

Deep Ocean gets wind job for Nexan in North Sea

TGS are going to shoot seismic into the Norwegian Sea

Saipem job to Solstad

Wintershall extends framework agreements

Optime Subsea will supply pressure vessels to Nautilus

BjellCon get more work from Wintershall

New contracts for Eidesvik

Møkster secures new contract

Vard will build two new LNG ferries for Torghatten

Safe Notos has started their contract with Petrobras

Sontum Fire & Safety wins new big deal

Safe Boreas assigned to an extension of their contract

Force Technology Arctic awarded framework agreement with Statoil

Sverdrup contract for IKM Testing

Engie prolongs framework agreement with Oceaneering

New wind contract provides Solstad job for two ships Stadyard with new fishing boat contract

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TECH News:

Norwegian Basefarm is one of the first in the world to use Azure Stack

Fiskerstrand want to become the world’s first to build a hydrogen-powered car and passenger ferry

Nordic Semiconductor is going all out on Bluetooth and LTE

Revolutionary bicycle lights will prevent cyclists to cycle without lights

Sending IT operations into the cloud

This new sensor will calculate the radon level in your house constantly and in real time

Norwegian IT company Watchcom is acquired by Swedish Combitech

Norwegian companies account for less than a per mille of exhibitors at CES

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JM Construction builds houses for OBOS

Kruse Smith strengthen their position in Eastern Norway

Kruse Smith will build Sandnes City Hall

NCC won rehab contract for around 230 million NOK

NCC develops new headquarters for Nemko in Lysaker

NCC signs the first stage of billion NOK project

Consto builds Dalane Bus Construction Kristiansand

Skanska builds Powerhouse project in Trondheim

Skanska builds city bridge in Flekkefjord

Betonmast will build 20 apartments in Hokksund

Betonmast and Hæhre Isachsen Gruppen will now be merged into one

Peab continues building in Vikersund

GK delivers technical contracts for the new Munch Museum

Entra extends framework agreement with Omega Holtan

Statsbygg introduces new digital tools

Obas Contractor will build in Mjøndalen for 130 million

Hedalm Anebyhus will build 30 apartments

Lemminkäinen will lay 42,000 tons of asphalt on the new E134

Georg Andresen & Sons builds Prinsdalsbråten kindergarten

Stoltz Entreprenør is renovating Hurtigruten terminal

Record Contract for Marthinsen & Duvholt

Multiconsult is designing a new power plant on Kongsvingerbanen

Sweco won contract on highway 23

Implenia will operate the ferry docks in the north

Isachsen signed Drammen Contract

ÅF signed a framework contract – worth up to 200 million a year

Norske Stålbygg AS builds for Bertel O. Steen