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General Information
The date when the cluster organisation was established: 
Thursday, 24 June, 2010
Number of staff in the management team of the cluster organisation : 
6-10
Cluster Excellence Label: 
Gold Label
Other Label: 
Norwegian Centre of Expertise Energy Technology
Membership to other networks/partnerships: 
Cluster Management Team: 
NameSurnamePositionTelephoneEmailGender
Preben
Strøm
Cluster Manager
+47 911 75 866
preben.strom@energyvalley.com
Male
Katrine
Vetlesen
Project Manager
+47 920 17 945
katrine.vetlesen@energyvalley.com
Female
Benedicte
Tangen
Project Manager
+47 922 81 196
benedicte.tangen@energyvalley.com
Female
Maja
Busch Sevaldsen
Internationalisation Responsible
+47 994 83 973
maja.sevaldsen@energyvalley.com
Female
Languages spoken: 
English
German
Norwegian
Sectoral and Industrial Focus
Sectoral Industries: 
Oil and Gas Production and Transportation
Production Technology and Heavy Machinery
Technology fields: 
Carbon capture and energy
Wind energy
Emerging industries: 
Blue Growth Industries
Digital Industries
Composition of the cluster
Total number of members: 
150
Number of SME members: 
115
Number of start-ups among SME members: 
10
Number of larger company members: 
28
Number of research organisations/universities/technology centres: 
7
Entrepreneurship and scale-up support facilities in the cluster's ecosystem (see "Organisation type"): 
Organisation/Facility NameOrganisation/Facility TypeWebsite
Energy Invented
Incubator
Name and link of major players: 
NameWebsiteType
Equinor
Larger Company
Aker Solutions
Larger Company
Lundin Energy Norway
Larger Company
Schlumberger
Larger Company
ABB
Larger Company
DNV GL
Larger Company
Technip FMC
Larger Company
Siemens
Larger Company
Sintef
Research Organisation
University of Oslo
University
Norwegian Business School
University
Cognite
Larger Company
Cluster Strategy
Mission/Objectives: 

Energy Valley is a cluster organisation that works to enable a higher level of competitiveness for our members through innovation and internationalisation. Our vision is to be the world leading subsea and engineering cluster.

We operate through four strategic focus areas:

  • Sustainability
  • Accelerating Innovation
  • Digital Transformation
  • New Markets & Technology Transfer
Do you have a formalised strategy?: 
Yes
Do you have a specific strategy focus that addresses internationalisation ?: 
Yes
Services
Support services provided: 
Access to technology services
Facilitation of collaboration between members
Innovation Management / Support of innovation processes (internal, external)
Details of support services: 
Cooperation Activities
International Cooperation
The main countries targeted by the cluster organisation: 
Canada
United States
Our cluster organisation undertook the following international activities to support our members: 
Participation at missions/events/study visits/fairs
Trans-national Cooperation
The main countries targeted by the cluster organisation: 
Denmark
France
Germany
Netherlands
United Kingdom
Our cluster organisation undertook the following trans-national activities to support our members: 
Participation at missions/events/study visits/fairs
Which clusters do you collaborate with?: 
Energy Innovation Cluster
Norwegian Solar Energy Cluster
GCE Ocean Technology Cluster
Support Programmes
Participation in Funded Support Programmes: 
Promotion
Why should partners choose you for cooperation?: 

Energy Valley is continuously mapping the key technology and competence differentiators of its member companies and institutions and actively help partners connect with the specific technology experts for their project or challenge at hand, both nationally and internationally. 

Expertise within the cluster members ranges from digital solutions, energy technology, technology transfer and sustainability. Tell us what you need, and we will connect you with the right person in the right company or institution.