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Birds eye photo showing the area for new factory

Elkem announces that they’ve chosen Herøya Industrial Park, located in Porsgrunn, Norway, as the site for a potential large-scale plant for battery graphite production in Norway. 

Wednesday 19 August 2020

To menn står oppreist inne i et rør

In a production hall at Herøya, three men from Pipelife are in full swing producing 12 pipe parts that complement the pipe system the company will deliver.

Monday 17 August 2020

Three men in working clothes and white helmets in a streeet in the industrial park

Smart Logistics and Future Industry will move into Herøya this autumn. Yara uses Telenor's 5G pilot network to test digital logistics and loading operations in the industrial park.

Tuesday 11 August 2020

two men in front of white big bags of raw material

Useful raw material cooperation between the neighboring factories RHI Normag AS and Yara Porsgrunn at Herøya continues, despite challenging times for RHI Normag AS.

Wednesday 22 July 2020

Corona safe "high five" for hand over project - between project owner and project leader, standing in front of new factory

In mid-May, Inovyn took over the 'Venus project' from the project organisation. An expansion project that safeguards workplaces at the company.

Tuesday 14 July 2020

flyfoto over østre område av Herøya Industripark med pil som indikere område for ny etablering

– Norsk e-Fuel's project is very interesting to Herøya Industrial Park, and shows that we are relevant far beyond our own region.

Tuesday 09 June 2020

John Øivind Selmer to the left and Thor Morten Thorsen to the right. Out doors.

‘Work for Everyone is Job Number One’. This old slogan is just as relevant as ever, summarising as it does the values underlying the foundations Tor Morten Thorsen and John Øivind Selmer have laid down in the Herøya Arbeiderforening (Herøya Workers’ Association), (HAF).

Tuesday 26 May 2020

Photo of David Verdu in produciton hall

"We are now about to press the button to start production at the plant in Herøya," says David Verdu, Managing Director at REC Solar Norway AS.

Monday 18 May 2020

Photo of  Skjalg Aasland on a great roof

“Here, only the clouds obscure the sun. This ought to be the ideal building for solar energy,” reckons Skjalg Aasland, Vice President Facilities and Development at Herøya Industripark AS.

Wednesday 15 April 2020

Gotaas og Aasland med aktuell tomt for bygging av innovasjonssenter i bakgrunnen

Herøya Industripark AS is now arranging for the Research Park at Herøya to be extended within a year or so to form an innovation hub with a large number of people who are working with industrial innovation both nationally and internationally.

Thursday 02 April 2020

Photo of the team: from left Skjalg Aasland, Thore Larsen, Arne J. Restad, all from Herøya Industrpark AS and Industrial Project Director Arild Berdalen

“We now have to rename the ‘REC 1 and 2 buildings’ the ‘NEL buildings’,” say a happy team from Herøya Industripark AS and NEL, who are meeting up for an inspection at the industrial hall.

Wednesday 04 March 2020

Funzionano, Nordic Blue Crude, NyBy and MSG Production are investors’ favourite entrepreneurial companies on the list linked with incubator environment Proventia at Herøya.

Tuesday 03 March 2020

photo of two persons dressed in white uniforms holding the new product in a plastic container

Start-up company Funzionano, originating from SINTEF, has devised the formula for an exciting new project after just over a year working on piloting processes at Herøya Research Park

Tuesday 18 February 2020

Gard Madsen

Gard Madsen of Herøya Industripark AS, together with Invest in Norway and InSITE BAVARIA, invite you to consider the opportunities for cooperation between the Norwegian Telemark Region and German Bavaria.

Tuesday 26 November 2019

Rolf Olaf Larsen og Suni Aranda

Asunción (Suni) Aranda, of the Norwegian Institute for Energy Technology (IFE), heads up the AlSiCal project, the aim of which is to develop and verify a technology for reducing the environmental impact from the production of aluminium, silica and calcium carbonate.

Thursday 14 November 2019

The Ranold team, six men standing close together

Ranold is successful, they have increased their staff and will soon move into larger areas in the Research Park

Wednesday 06 November 2019

Jens Lehrmann i produksjonshall

“I thought basing production at Herøya was a good choice,” says Jens Lehrmann, new general manager at Seram Coatings. “I have every confidence in the site – it’s a place where there’s plenty of access to skilled personnel who have experience of new industry.”

Thursday 17 October 2019

Odd-Arne Lorentsen og Gaute Finstad viser frem gjødsel

At Herøya, together with Norwegian NEL Hydrogen Electrolyser, Yara is now investigating a project to recover hydrogen from renewable energy, in order to produce “greener fertiliser”.

Thursday 22 August 2019

Photo of summer students at Yara

Every year sees the arrival of a selection of students who have competed for one of the few summer work experience placements at companies at Herøya Research Park. 14 students are working at Yara Technology and Equinor.

Thursday 27 June 2019

Photo of meeting participants

Herøya Industripark AS recently kicked off a new cooperation platform with InSiteBavaria (Bavaria) and Invest in Norway at its Herøya Industrial Park location.

Tuesday 25 June 2019

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