Kick-off for The Norwegian Seaweed Biorefinery Platform
On the 27 May the knowledge platform termed "The Norwegian Seaweed Biorefinery Platform (SBP-N)" had its kick-off at SINTEF Sealab.
Received prestigious award
Senior Researcher Rachel Tiller received the prestigious Fulbright Arctic Chair Award for 2018-2019. She will be a Visiting Scholar at the Maritime Studies Program at Texas A&M University at Galveston outside Houston.
Norwegian bioprocess centre opens
The aim of the new Norwegian Centre for Bioprocessing and Ingredients Research (BIOPRO) is to contribute towards the utilisation of bioresources from the food and seafood industries.
A “health centre” for juvenile salmon
The condition of the water in salmon hatcheries can tell us a great deal about when and why outbreaks of disease occur. Now, SINTEF researchers are about to expose the water’s secrets, both to prevent suffering in fish and to save the aquaculture industry a great deal of money.
Jellyfish: Disgusting? Useful!
NTNU and SINTEF Ocean participate in a European research project on the use of jellyfish blooms as solutions for producing new products.
Algae can outcompete soya and become big business
Establishment of the Norwegian Centre for Plankton Technology has yet to be completed, but there has nevertheless been high levels of interest from both industry and research.
Monitoring algae can prevent fish losses
A new simulation tool may prevent damage to fish during delousing.
Looking into how salmon lice are spread between fish farms
Chile’s problems with salmon lice in its fish farms are so great that the country is seeking help from its competitor, Norway.