New technologies and new solutions at ONS Innovation Park
The Innovation Park showcases exciting new technologies and innovations directly related to some of the challenges facing the industry.
Once again Innovation Norway and the Research Council of Norway cooperate on the ONS Innovation Park – a dedicated arena for technological innovations in the middle of the ONS Exhibition area, in Hall 8.
A need for cost reductions and standardised solutions
A total of 18 companies, half of which is funded by the Research Council of Norway, the other half supported by Innovation Norway, are ready to present their technological solutions for a large international audience.
– We have had a thorough selection process with emphasis on companies groundbreaking innovations within various technological solutions for improved cost effectiveness, better decision making/analysis and enhanced oil and gas recovery. We also wanted to promote technologies with environmental benefits, says Thomas Bjerkmann, Project Manager at Innovation Norway.
Visio IO and Interwell P&A among the exhibitors
One example is the company Visio IO, who develops innovative camera inspection tools for the oil and gas market. The technology contributes to smarter decisions and cost-effective operations through visual inspection and logging.
– Vision IO was also exhibiting at ONS Innovation Park in 2014 and says the park is an excellent place to be present for a small technology company. They met companies within their targeted segments and established several contacts with international operators, says Bjerkmann.
Another exhibitor at the Innovation Park is Interwell P&A, a company developing a revolutionary P&A-concept for the permanent abandonment of wells. The concept is as safe as existing solutions, but much cheaper. The patented concept makes it possible to plug wells without using a rig, and it eliminates the need to extract or mechanically remove the well elements. Operators costs related to P&A operations will be significantly reduced compared with current technology.
Exhibitors at ONS Innovation Park ONS 2016
- XSENS AS – www.xsens.no
- Solution Seeker AS – www.solutionseeker.no
- Astralution – www.astralution.com
- Vision IO – http://visionio.com/
- Pipeotech AS – http://otechos.no/pipeotech/
- InnSep AS – www.innsep.com
- Cybernetic Drilling Technologies AS – http://cdt.no/
- WiSub – http://www.wisub.com/
- METAS AS – http://www.metas.no/
- VISAVI Technology AS – http://visavi.com/
- Subsea Chokes International – http://www.subseachokes.com/
- 4SUBSEA AS – http://www.4subsea.no/
- Energy Dynamics AS – http://www.energydynamics.no/
- C6 Technologies AS – http://www.c6technologies.com/
- Ace Oil Tools – http://aceoiltools.com/
- Interwell P&A AS – http://www.interwell.com/plug-abandonment/category538.html
- GOE-IP AS – http://www.goe-ip.com/
- Norhard AS – http://www.norhard.no/