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About us

About us

NTNU Wood is a multi-discplinary research and education effort to better utilize the norwegian forest as a natural, renewable resource. Through the development of new products, processes and concepts, NTNU Wood enables companies to utilize an abundant raw material in the best possible manner. This essential contribution towards a low emission society will provide cutting edge knowledge specifically focused on norwegian climate, markets and society. With the aid of researchers, students and the 42 member companies and government institutions, NTNU Wood will strive to discover new opportunities in the fields of architecture, engineering, design, material science, economy, manufacturing, digitalization and wood technology.


Board members

Board Members


Chairman Aasmund Bunkholt / CEO, TreFokus AS

Hilde Tellesbø / CEO, Norwegian Institute of Wood Technology

Gisle Tronstad / CEO, Inntre AS

Arnstein Hellem / Bank Manager, Sparebank 1 SMN

Carl Thodesen / Head of Dep. of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Jonas Holme / Head of Research, SINTEF Building and Infrastructure

Axel Kristoffersen / Head of Dep. of Achitecture and Technology

Our partners

Our partners