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Building a bridge with aluminum is both environmentally friendly and cost-effective

An R&D project carried out by Hydro, Leirvik, Norwegian Public Roads Authorities, NTNU, SINTEF, and Dr.techn. Olav Olsen, confirming that aluminum is an eminent future-oriented building material. Use of aluminium at the Hordfast crossing on the west coast of Norway, being part of the ferry-free E39, will reduce the brigde construction costs, and lower the CO2 emissions, it can reduce maintenance and would become a considerably lighter bridge.

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CFD-model to measure flood discharge capasity

We have recently estabslished a CFD-model at Hellefoss Kraftverk. The model will mainly be used to investigate possible measures to increase flood discharge capacity.

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Season's Greetings from Norway!

In this article we have summarized some of the many exciting assignments we have worked on in 2020. We want to thank our customers,  industry partners and friends for the cooperation in the past year and we wish you a well-deserved and good Christmas holiday and a successful 2021! 

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Norway launches major wind power research centre

Earlier in December, the Norwegian Minister og Petroleum and Energy, Tina Bru, annouched an investment of MNOK 120 (11.3 million EUR) in a new wind power research centre in Norway. 

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Start-up construction phase B4 at Ulven in Oslo

Team Veidekke DA is now preparing for construction phase B4 at Ulven. 182 apartments will be built over an area of 14800m2 at Ulven in Oslo. Dr.techn. Olav Olsen is responsible for civil design and geotechnical design.

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We congratulate Nora R. Fjøsne on Dr.techn. Olav Olsen's Innovation Award 2020

This year's prize is awarded to Nora R. Fjøsne, for her work in analyzing hydrological, technical, economic and environmental conditions regarding "Retrofitting" of existing water supply dams for hydropower production.

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Dr.techn. Olav Olsen becomes part of Artelia Group

As part of our development strategy, we are now starting a new and exciting chapter with Artelia Group. Together, we will build a strong advisory environment that will be more attractive to all our clients, partners and employees, both in Norway and internationally. 

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We congratulate Oslo with a new ice hockey arena

After years of planning and construction it was a great moment for the habitants of Oslo when the new arena opened.   A modern building according to today's requirements with contemporary facilities for athletes, audiences and the media. The project has also been one of Norway's first fossil-free construction sites and the building is designed and built according to the passive house standard.

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