29.10 . 2019

Saudi Aramco and AKER ASA collaboration on 4th industrial revolution addressing sustainability and green environment

Saudi Aramco further strengthens its role in sustainable energy innovation and technology adoption through a collaboration with AKER ASA.

RIYADH/OSLO, 29 October 2019 – Saudi Aramco and AKER ASA (“Aker”) today announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to develop synergies on industrial digitalization and sustainability initiatives. The non-binding MoU has an emphasis on sustainability and green solutions, with a strong focus on enabling the digital transformation of industrial companies in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. 

23.10 . 2019

Aker and REV Ocean Pledge USD 11 million to Technology Initiatives for a Healthy Ocean

Oslo, 23 October 2019 – The Aker Group, REV Ocean and The Resource Group (TRG) today announced a joint pledge of USD 11 million to three initiatives dedicated to developing disruptive technology solutions for a healthy and productive ocean.

24.09 . 2019

Aker Group and World Economic Forum Launch Technology Centre for Ocean and Environment

Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution Norway to harness digital innovation for a sustainable and profitable ocean economy

New York, 24 September 2019 – The Aker group and the World Economic Forum (WEF) today announced the establishment of the Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution Norway (C4IR Norway), dedicated to harnessing the advances of technology to preserve our ocean and improve the environmental footprint of ocean industries. Through public-private partnerships, the Centre will develop governance frameworks and solutions for a sustainable and profitable ocean economy, using digital technology ranging from Artificial Intelligence (AI) to Blockchain.

11.01 . 2019

Aker ASA: Torbjørn Kjus joins Aker as Chief Economist

Aker ASA has recruited Torbjørn Kjus (48) as Chief Economist, effective 30 January, 2019.