Metal Production

– Resource efficient metal production from a clean industry

PhD. student pouring coke in the melting lab. Photograph.

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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The 16th International Ferro-Alloys Congress (INFACON XVI) will be in Trondheim.

12 March, 2018 - At the International Ferro-Alloys Congress (INFACON XV), in Cape Town, it was decided that Trondheim and Norwayt is the perfect place for the next INFACON congress.

Portrait of Mertol Gökelma. PhotographInterview with the new postdoctoral researcher in the BEST project, Mertol Gökelma

27 February, 2018 - The BEST project is an innovation project funded by the research council of Norway in partnership with SINTEF Industry and NTNU. We got a chance to sit down with Mertol Gökelma, who is the new postdoctoral researcher representing NTNU in the project.


The participants of the Dust seminar. PhotographDust (not the Norwegian kind☺) Seminar

10 February, 2018 - A seminar focusing on all aspects of dust in industry was held in Trondheim 1.- 2. Febuary.


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Aud Nina Wærnes, Centre DirectorAud Nina Wærnes

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Annual Report 2016

Newsletter Q4/17

Newsletter Q4, front page. Photo


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