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. MARINTEK’s headquarters and laboratories are in Trondheim, Norway, with subsidiaries in Houston, Texas and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.


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Unmanned ships of the future

The European Union project MUNIN (Maritime Unmanned Navigation through intelligence in Networks) is studying the possibilities of realising a completely unmanned ship by looking ... Read more


MARINTEK - part of award-winning lifeboat project

MARINTEK - part of award-winning lifeboat project

29.10.2014 The HSE award for 2014 has been presented to the Draupner lifeboat project carried out by Statoil and Gassco operations. MARINTEK has contributed in the project with forward ... Read more

  • MTEC 2014 Finished

    29.10.2014 The MTEC 2014 conference was held from Monday 27th to Wednesday 29th 2014 in Trondheim. 29 high quality presentations were held from the area of port and maritime technology research. Read more

  • Important step forward on electronic documents for ships

    06.10.2014 The IMO Facilitation Committee (FAL) at their 39th session, September 22nd to 26th in London, approved the text of a new circular that will pave the way for the use of fully electronic certificates on ships. Currently, there is a significant ... Read more