Elkem and Aker Carbon Capture to test carbon capture pilot for smelters
Elkem and Aker Carbon Capture will be testing one of the world's first carbon capture pilots for emissions from smelting furnaces in process industries, and the very first in the production of ferrosilicon. The project received support this week from Gassnova and will be starting up at Elkem Rana and SMA Mineral in Mo Industrial [...]
New Partnership Focusing On Circular Economy Approved by Norwegian Research Council
Several Nordland based companies within the process industry, fisheries and waste management have been granted BIA-Funds (User-driven Research based Innovation- funds) by the Norwegian Research Council for its ambitious approach to research collaboration on Circular Economy. The regional SINFEF branch, SINTEF Helgeland have headed up the application process. – We are esablishing a joint knowledge […]
Mo Industrial Park goes sustainable
Mo Industrial Park (Mo Industripark, MIP), the leading industrial park in Northern Norway, has selected Gaia to develop and implement sustainability indicators for assessing the sustainability of its production lines and products.
26 February, 2016
Year of destiny for Rana Gruber
– If we can make it through 2016 in one piece, then we will be on safer grounds, says Kjell Sletjsøe, Managing Director at Rana Gruber A/S.
Good neighbours crucial to future industry
If we are to achieve credibility both nationally and internationally as a world-leading industrial cluster in the field of energy efficiency and the environment, we also have to have the trust of the people local to us. These are two sides of the same coin.
First in Norway with new tool to counteract floating dust
When Reidar Lillejord sits at the wheel of the new street sweeper belonging to Anleggs-Service AS, he is BATman in the battle against floating dust. This technology is the best available on the market. Best Available Technology. Or BAT, as the professionals call it.
13 October, 2015
MIP Sustainability – a primary focus area!
– Mo Industrial Park (MIP) is to be one of the world’s leading industrial parks in terms of emissions to the environment, energy efficiency and recycling, and this must be displayed by focusing on established research and improvement projects.
Celsa’s Hot Charging ready for start-up
“We finished the project on time. Many of those involved stepped up to the plate and delivered good work on short deadlines.”
These are words of project manager Kjell Arne Føinum at Celsa Armeringsstål AS.
15 July, 2015
Pipe shipments from RIT
On Wednesday July 1, the first Platform Supply Vessel (PSV) docked at Rana Industrial terminal to collect 160 pipes.
In the weeks to come two of these boats will dock each day to ship the remaining 20,000 pipes to Polarled.
15 July, 2015
“To be competitive, you need to cooperate”
For four years Marianne Terese Steinmo has researched success criteria between research and industry and what is necessary for these parties to collaborate on innovation. The idea is that through greater cooperation between industry and R&D the industry in Helgeland can strengthen its position.
15 July, 2015
High activity despite the downturn
Although tougher times now prevail in the oil and gas industry, SINTEF Molab is once again experiencing great demand from its customers in the industry. The expertise of SINTEF Molab is very important in order for the offshore industry to feel confident that the materials they use possess the characteristics they should, so that accidents and incidents are avoided.