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About SINTEF Manufacturing

About us

SINTEF Manufacturing is Norway's leading centre of expertise in manufacturing. Our ambition is to create sustainable and effective solutions which provide competitive advantages for the Norwegian manufacturing industry. We have approximately 90 employees and are located in both Raufoss, Trondheim, Ålesund, Stavanger and Kongsvinger.

We provide expertise in automated production, product and production development, Lean, value chain management and material technology, as well as laboratory and engineering services. SINTEF Manufacturing offers industrial research and consulting, various types of courses and knowledge transfer from the academic world to the industry. All this at a high national and international level.


We shall at all times work to ensure that the organisation's results meet adequately the requirements and expectations of our clients and other stakeholders. SINTEF Manufacturing is certified in accordance with:

  • ISO 9001: Quality management
  • ISO 14001: Environmental management

Ownership structure

SINTEF Manufacturing AS is owned by SINTEF, the industry and SIVA, the state enterprise that facilitates the development of new industry in Norway. Our industry partners are Benteler Automotive, Hexagon Composites ASA, Hydro Aluminium AS, Kongsberg Automotive AS, Nammo Raufoss AS and Raufoss Technology AS.