Metal Production

– Resource efficient metal production from a clean industry


Metal Production is an interdisciplinary Centre for Research-based Innovation (SFI). During the next decades, the Norwegian metal industry will need to achieve even higher-quality output with more efficient use of resources and energy.

The main goal of Metal Production is to enable industrial innovation and give the industry long term access to world class fundamental competence and candidates. This will enable the industry to maintain its position at the forefront of sustainable innovation.

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CFD Conference in Trondheim with Metallurgical Presentations

19 April, 2017 - SINTEF and NTNU will host the 12th International Conference on CFD in the Oil & Gas, Metallurgical and Process Industries in Trondheim May 30th to June 1st. The conference is sponsored by SFI Metal Production. More than 100 studies will be presented and roughly 20 papers on metallurgical applications (tapping, casting, reactors and more). Discounted registration (Early Bird) is open until April 21. For more information check:

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