• Shaping shipping

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  • Enduring the ocean

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  • Technology development
    through testing and verification

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  •                          75 years of technology development
                             through research, testing and verification


The Norwegian Marine Technology Research Institute (MARINTEK) performs research and development for companies in the field of marine technology. MARINTEK is a company in SINTEF, the largest independent research organization in Scandinavia, and develops and verifies technological solutions, business and operating concepts for the shipping, marine equipment, ocean energy and petroleum industries.


One of the irregular wave tests under a steep ringing-type load event.

De-risking of monopile support structures for the Dudgeon Offshore Wind Farm

The Dudgeon Offshore Wind Farm Project, located in the North Sea 32 km off the Norfolk coast of England, proposed the use of large turbines (6 MW) in relatively deep water ... Read more


Important for the marine sector

Important for the marine sector

25.09.2015 No fewer than nine Centres for Research-based Innovation (SFI) were opened by NTNU and SINTEF recently. The Smart Maritime centre is led by MARINTEK, and it alone has been awarded ... Read more

  • The Maritime CIO Forum ‐ Rotterdam

    14.09.2015 The Maritime CIO Forum series of oneday events have been developed to address the issues and trends thattechnology leaders face in an increasingly changing and continuously developing business environment. Read more

  • Recertification of MARINTEK

    14.09.2015 A number of our clients require MARINTEK to be certified in accordance with the ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management Systems standard, and a strategic decision has been taken to certify MARINTEK to this standard. Read more