NorShipping 2017

The Norwegian Maritime Authority can look back on an eventful NorShipping. Breakneck advances in alternative fuels, propulsion and autonomy require the NMA to be up to speed on regulatory issues. Many of our contacts in the shipping industry confirm that the NMA is a partner commited to furthering the adaption of new technology and innovation. Our experts participating at NorShipping are listed below. You may also read our magazine on new technology.

Svein David Medhaug

Svein David Medhaug


Innovation and new technology

Project manager for e-navigation, automation and autonomous ships.

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Kolbjørn Berge

Kolbjørn Berge


Innovation and new technology

Project manager for "New energy carriers and alternative fuels", responsible for NMAs work on use of hydrogen as fuel and li-ion batteries.

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Jarle Jacobsen

Jarle Jacobsen


Innovation and new technology

Key approval role for alternative designs and safety for hydrogen fuel and li-ion batteries. Part of the project “New energy carriers and alternative fuels”.

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Veronica Charlotte Haugan

Veronica Charlotte Andersen Haugan


Innovation and new technology

Fire- and explosion safety, risk assessments of LNG, hydrogen and battery systems. Part of the project "New energy carriers and alternative fuels".

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Olav Akselsen

Olav Akselsen


Director General of Shipping and Navigation

Strategy, funding, resource allocations and development of the Authority.

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Caroline Stensland

Caroline


Marketing director

Marketing of the Norwegian International Ship Register and the Norwegian Maritime Authority.

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Dag Inge Aarhus

Dag Inge Aarhus


Communications director

Media and public relations. Handles the Authority's communications online and in print.

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Mari Huser Hestetun

Mari Huser Hestetun


Senior legal adviser, Ship Registration

Legislation and procedures for registering vessels in the Norwegian International Ship Register.

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Anders Norheim

Anders Norheim


Adviser, Ship Registration

Legislation and procedures for registering vessels in the Norwegian International Ship Register (NIS).

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Beate Nygaard

Beate


Higher Executive Officer, Ship Registration

Procedures for registering vessels in the Norwegian International Ship Registers (NIS).

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Erik Johan Landa

Erik Johan Landa


Senior surveyor, Passenger vessels

Nautical issues, rescue and evacuation on passenger ships, Polar Code, project manager newbuilds.

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Torstein Dale Selsås

Torstein Dale Selsås


Principal surveyor, cargo vessels

Nautical and life saving issues, IMO sub commitees Ship Systems and Equipment (SSE) and Ship Design and Construction (SDC).

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Hans-Petter Sandseth

Hans-Petter


Senior surveyor, Region Ålesund

Inspections, newbuilds, mobile offshore units, inspections regarding ISPS, PSC and MLC.

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Yngve Folven Bergesen

Yngve Folven Bergesen


Head of section, Seafarers

Issuance of certificates and endorsements for seafarers, and safe manning certificates for Norwegian vessels. Approval of seafarer's doctors and maritime edcuation and training centres. STCW issues.

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Lise Goa Fagerheim

Lise Goa Fagerheim


Surveyor, Section for Seafarers

Adviser and case handler on all matters regarding seafarer's certificates.

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Lars Inge Vatnem

Lars Inge


Senior adviser

Grant scheme for the employment of seafarers and digital services.

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Steinar Haugberg

Steinar Haugberg


Communication adviser

Web editor and project manager for digital services.

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Kari Stautland

Kari Stautland


Communication adviser

Editor of Navigare, the NMA's quarterly publication.

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Hedda Grip Vikse

Hedda Grip Vikse


Communication adviser

Coordinates the NMA's presentation and activities at NorShipping 2017.

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