Architecture and area development is an interplay between people, surroundings, and technology. We aim to create robust, inclusive, and sustainable buildings and areas of good quality.
Society and security
Research areas within society and security
We develop fireproof solutions for buildings and infrastructure. In addition, we conduct research on health risks of those who extinguish fires.
We conduct research, consulting, laboratory and field investigations, numerical analyzes as well as risk and vulnerability analyzes within:
Digitalisation in the industrial sector means that previously isolated ICT systems are now being linked to the internet, enabling us to exploit both historical and real-time data, stimulate more efficient production and operations, and automate a...
One of SINTEF's primary objectives is to provide a better in-depth understanding of how to assess, monitor and control safety and reliability. We analyze and develop new knowledge on the interaction between people, technology, organization...
What is the most efficient way to use society's resources to create the highest possible welfare?
The societal challenges linked to climate change, scarcity of resources and loss of biological diversity are very complex.
The world needs better water infrastructure and new solutions for safe and sustainable management, treatment, and water distribution.