Lørenskog is Norway’s most forward-looking urban municipality

Lørenskog is Norway’s most forward-looking urban municipality in 2019. Municipalities in the Oslo region, Sola and Tromsø also performs well in this year’s edition…


Leading industry players support professorship in digitalisation

The three companies Aker Solutions, Multiconsult and Digitread have entered into an agreement with the Norwegian University of Science and Technology to support a…


Reignard Tan finishes a PhD on concrete structures

At the end of May, Reignard Tan defended his thesis on calculations related to cracking of large-scale concrete structures at the Norwegian University of…


Starting research into dam safety

Geir Helge Kiplesund will be researching dam safety and failure mechanisms in embankment dams. His PhD research will provide information on dam failures and…


New psychiatric hospital opened

In mid-May the new 12 000 m2 psychiatric hospital in Vestfold in Norway was opened.