Oseberg field centre
Oseberg field centre - Photo Harald Pettersen - Statoil


aims to develop next generation design methodology and recommendations for materials standards that will allow design of more compact, lightweight and robust steam-based bottoming cycles. This can promote their broad implementation in offshore oil and gas production for both stationary and movable rigs and ships.



Key information

  • Project Manager: SINTEF Energy Research
  • EFFORT KPN (Knowledge Building Project with User Involvement)
  • Industrial Partners: GDF SUEZ, Statoil, Alfa Laval and Marine Aluminium
  • Research-partners: SINTEF Energy Research (ER), SINTEF Materials and Chemistry (M&C) and NTNU
  • Funded by: the Research Council of Norway(80%) and the Industrial partners (20%)
  • Budget: 15 mill NOK
  • Project Duration: 2014-2018 (April)