SINTEF is one of Europe’s largest independent research organisations. Every year we carry out several thousand projects for customers, large and small. We deliver innovation by developing knowledge and technologies that are brought into practical use.

SINTEF is a broad, multidisciplinary research organisation with international top-level expertise in the fields of technology, the natural sciences, medicine and the social sciences. We conduct contract R&D as a partner for the private and public sectors, and we are one of the largest contract research institutions in Europe.
We contribute to value creation and increased competitiveness within the public and private sectors.

In 2018, SINTEFs 2000 employees, carried out research projects for 3700 customers. Our multidisciplinary approach enables us to create teams with the broad range of expertise our customers and projects often demand.

We offer our customers:

  • Effective project implementation and sound financial management
  • Proactive and effective communication
  • The highest HSE standards
  • High levels of technical quality and professional integrity
  • Professional protection of our customers' intellectual property rights

We offer world-leading laboratory and test facilities in a wide range of technological fields. Our advanced laboratories range from microelectronics and nanoscale technologies, to the world's largest laboratory for the multiphase transport of oil and gas, and the world's largest marine laboratory.

Our vision is Technology for a better society.

Richard Heyn, Senior Research Scientist
Phone: +47 982 43 927