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The Blue Maritime cluster is all about increasing the innovation in the cluster companies. Feel free to contact us to discuss your thought son what we should be working on.


Blue Maritime Cluster’s ambition is to become a global hub for the safe and sustainable commercialisation of advanced technology and operations at sea. We are certain that our pioneering spirit, our unique experience-based skills and our culture for entrepreneurship make us well placed to create pure food, energy and minerals from ‘the blue sea’. In this way, we will contribute knowledge and help commercially exploit the ocean in a safe and sustainable way, for the future growth business in Norway! This will create values and employment and will lay the foundations for future prosperity and welfare.

Our Goals:

  • Be Norway's central hub for commercial and sustainable 'blue' activities.
  • Contribute to make 'the blue' Norway's new growth industry.
  • Seize and exploit new 'blue' opportunities through high innovation rate.
  • Be the leading hub of 'blue' knowledge and innovation.
  • Be the most attractive cluster for establishing 'blue' operations.
  • Be the most interesting cluster to work in – for 'blue' experts and talents.

Get in Touch

Get in touch with us for further discussion:

Head of Projects

Knut Tore Aurdal

Senior Adviser and EU Adviser

Jan Børre Rydningen

Project Assistant

Ole Einar Olsen Rognes