Our Work

NCE Maritime CleanTech (NCE MCT) represents one of the world’s most complete maritime commercial hubs.

Our cluster organisation uses the Norwegian maritime expertise, built up over generations, as a springboard for the development of new energy-efficient and environmental friendly technologies.

We focus on establishing sustainable innovation projects with commercial potential, and work together for new clean maritime solutions.

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Contact us

Main office:
Meatjønnsvegen 74
N-5412 Stord

Office in Bergen:
Thormøhlens gate 41

The administration

Our vision:

World-Leading Cluster for Clean Maritime Solutions

Our main goal:

NCE Maritime CleanTech shall strengthen the cluster partners’ competitiveness by developing and launching innovative solutions for energy-efficient and clean maritime activities:

  • Increased innovation
  • Strengthen the knowledge base
  • Increased cluster attractiveness for investors and new recruitments
  • Strengthen the cluster´s resource base
  • Stimulation of market pull effects

Our values:

Cluster participants share the following core values:

  • Collaboration shall create mutual benefits for the participants and is crucial for developing new technology
  • Success through cooperation
  • Confidence for competition in a orderly manner

Taking part in our cluster collaboration requires commitment, trust, openness and cooperativeness.



Over 30 000


Over 300 Million

NOK in revenues

The Administration

Hege Økland


Tel: +47 957 53 695

Tora Haslum Myklebust

Project Manager Innovation

Tel: + 47 412 17 024
E-mail: tora@maritimecleantech.no 

Pål G. Eide

Project Manager Innovation

Tel: +47 908 62 095
E-mail: paal@maritimecleantech.no

Marie Launes

Head of Communications

Tel: + 47 976 53 966

Marte Jensen

Project Coordinator

Tel: + 47 984 23 371

Natalia Ivanova

EU Advisor

Tel: + 47 941 93 775
E-mail: natalia@maritimecleantech.no

Peter Tubaas

Communication Consultant

Tel: + 47 917 05 531
E-mail: peter@maritimecleantech.no

The Board

Ingve Sørfonn (Wärtsilä) – Chairman of the board
Liv Reidun Grimstvedt (Høgskulen på Vestlandet) – Deputy chairman
Asbjørn Tverdal (Haugaland Kraft)
Sigvald Breivik (Norled/NorLines)
Kari Marvik (Christian Michelsen Research)
Bjørn Sundland (Gasnor)
Tore Dalseide (Dalseide Shipping Services)
Vermund Hjelland (Eidesvik)
Terje Johansen (Kværner Stord)

Deputy board member:
Tor Inge Dale (SolstadFarstad)

The Board is elected by the Annual Meeting.