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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Ketil Rye Elected New Leader of the General Assembly (GA)

9 December, 2017 - Ketil Rye (Alcoa) was elected our new General Assembly leader at the GA meeting in November 2017. He continues the work after Ragnar Tronstad (Elkem), who has been leader since the center was established in April 2015. Ketil Rye’s daily work is in Alcoa, as Technology Manager at Alcoa Center of Excellence.

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