“We’ll provide more information, across more channels, and have closer neighbourhood contact and dialogue about what happens in emergency situations, but also about activities and work otherwise carried out in the industrial park”, says Tone Rabe, Head of HSE at Herøya Industripark AS.Read more
Works Manager Geir Ausland and Production Manager Trude Nysæter from Elkem Solar at Herøya are seeing record production rates and tip-top quality following the startup of the world's most energy-efficient and environmentally friendly factory for the production of silicon blocks.Read more
Sverre Gotaas (57) has been named the new director of Herøya Industripark AS (HIP AS), taking over from Thor Oscar Bolstad after his 11 years in the position. Gotaas is currently director of innovation at Kongsberg Gruppen ASA be taking over at Herøya on 1 July 2017.Read more
Yara and the Kongsberg Group cooperate on the construction of the world's first autonomous and emissions-free container ship.
Yara hopes to dispense with 40,000 trips a year in diesel-powered lorries by switching goods transport from the roads to the sea. The Kongsberg Group is to deliver the technology, and regards sea transport as a main focus area, with autonomous control as a vital core technology.Read more
Yara Porsgrunn at Herøya Industrial Park and Norcem Brevik point the way to full-scale CO2 capture in the processing industry.
"Someone has to take the lead. And we decided to be that someone," say Per Knudsen, Director of Yara Porsgrunn at Herøya Industrial Park, and Per Brevik, Sustainability Director at HeidelbergCement Norway, of which Norcem Brevik is a part.Read more