Kongsberg

Through our people and dedication, we have developed world-class technology from the ocean floor right up into space. As an ocean-space expert, our goal is to make a difference for customers and to the efforts being made to overcome global challenges linked to UN’s sustainable development goals, security and the environment.

KONGSBERG is a leading global technology corporation delivering mission-critical solutions with extreme performance for customers that operate under extremely challenging conditions. The group has fulfilled demanding customers’ needs and adapted to changing market conditions throughout its proud 200-year-old history.

The oceans and technology related to it, provide employment for a multitude of people today. With solutions created by KONGSBERG across all three business areas, we can create a safer workplace for these people, as well as employment for more people in industries directly or indirectly related to the ocean space.

Today, we deliver technology enabling mapping and utilisation of oil, gas and minerals below the seabed. In the water column, KONGSBERG supplies technology for sustainable fishing. On the sea surface, KONGSBERG supplies sustainable and green technology to ships using the ocean for transport, for offshore vessels and for wind farms creating green energy.

Our space technology contributes to ocean space monitoring and utilising information technology resources. With regards to defence, we deliver systems that protect national interests and sovereignty within the ocean space.

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Kongsberg Maritime’s vessel technology boosts sustainability in the offshore wind industry

Kongsberg Maritime delivers the world’s most advanced technology systems available for wind turbine installation vessels, improving vessel performance, worker safety and energy efficiency. “The solution we have devised for wind turbine installation vessels indicates how much thought and effort we devote to facilitating and encouraging sustainable marine operations,” says Egil Haugsdal, President of Kongsberg Maritime.

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Kongsberg Maritime transforms historic tall ship into ultra-modern green vessel

Kongsberg Maritime’s hybrid system helps to decarbonise ships, including the majestic Statsraad Lehmkuhl. “We have converted a 19th-century vessel into a model of sustainability that supports 21st-century research and education,” says Yrjar Garshol, Vice President of Global Marketing at Kongsberg Maritime.

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Unlocking the value of maritime data

Vessel Insight from Kongsberg Digital enables users to unlock the value of their vessel data in a simple way by providing a secure and cost-effective vessel-to-cloud data infrastructure.

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Game changer for subsea inspection

Eely500 performs inspection, maintenance and repair in confined spaces not accessible by conventional underwater vehicles.

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Lighter and greener propulsion

Kongsberg Maritime offers a lighter and greener propulsion unit using carbon fibre material in load carrying parts. The first deliveries have been to superyachts, but the unit is also well suited for passenger vessels and workboats.

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Dynamic Digital Twin enables autonomous, unmanned and remotely operated assets

KONGSBERG’s Dynamic Digital Twin is an integrated digital solutions tool for oil and gas facilities but is easily adapted to other industries. It is used to perform safer operations and provides risk reduction through scenario testing before implementation.

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Expo 2020 Dubai

The Expo 2020 Dubai has been postponed to 2021.This is the first time the World Exposition is hosted in the Middle East. The purpose of World Expositions is to promote international relations through uniting world countries with the exchange and exposure of ideas, new thoughts, innovation and experience in business, education, research and technology.

“A BETTER WORLD TOGETHER!” is the main theme for the Expo 2020 Dubai is Expo 2020 Dubai is not just another trade show – but a World Exposition where the world is gathering to present and showcase technology and knowhow for the future. Expo 2020 Dubai themes are in reference to the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG). The EXPO theme recognises that generating sustainable solutions to global problems demands collaboration across cultures, nations and regions.

PARTICIPATING COUNTRIES
At least 190 countries have confirmed their participation. Among these, around 80 countries will have their own self-build pavilion, with design and content never seen before. A number of NGOs, major corporations, institutes and academia will have their own exhibition facilities.

LOCATION
The EXPO site is situated between the new Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC) and The Port of Jebel Ali, and only a 35-40 minutes’ drive from Downtown Dubai and Dubai International Airport (DXB).

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