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Creating Value and Awareness Through Science

Akvaplan-niva integrates research, decision support and technical innovation to secure economic value and safe environmental operations for businesses, authorities, and other clients worldwide.

The little lumpfish is playing a big role in the Aquaculture industry. Akvaplan-niva is leading research into the use of lumpfish as a new, natural method to minimize the damage from sea lice to fish farms . <span>Image by Lars Olav Sparboe</span>

Creating Value and Awareness Through Science

Akvaplan-niva integrates research, decision support and technical innovation to secure economic value and safe environmental operations for businesses, authorities, and other clients worldwide.

The Atlantic puffin (Fratercula arctica) is found along the North Atlantic coastline as far north as Greenland, Svalbard and Novaya Zemlya (Russia). Using the latest scientific findings, Akvaplan-niva helps clients assess their best options so that their activities are carried out in harmony with nature. <span>Image by Geir Morten Skeie</span>

Creating Value and Awareness Through Science

Akvaplan-niva integrates research, decision support and technical innovation to secure economic value and safe environmental operations for businesses, authorities, and other clients worldwide.

The eggs of capelin (Mallotus villosus) appear transulcent against a colorful background of macroalgae and gravel in the intertidal zone of a northern Norwegian fjord.  Akvaplan-niva is leading research into the effects of petroleum activities on the sensitive life stages of this and many other species. <span>Image by Knut Forberg</span>
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Akvaplan-niva is an ONS 2014 Innovation Award Nominee

Posted on 06/08/2014  •  News Categories: General News

Assistant Director JoLynn Carroll and SensE team members, Tom Sørnes, Cathrine Spikkerud and Geir Morten Skeie will be at ONS 2014 in Stavanger from 25-28 August. They will be presenting Akvaplan-niva’s environmental services for the operational side of the petroleum industry. Akvaplan-niva is one of only eighteen companies selected by the Norwegian Research Council and Innovation Norway to present our groundbreaking products in the Innovation Park. Innovation Park is a specially designed stand showcasing innovative start-up businesses. Akvaplan-niva is an ONS 2014 Innovation Award Nominee! We are being recognized for our groundbreaking development of a new environmental simulation tool -SYMBIOSES.  SYMBIOSES is a decision-support tool for impact assessment, hypothesis testing, and planning of environmental R&D activities for the petroleum industry. Come visit us at Innovation Park to learn more about [...] Read More


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Salve Dahle, Director of Akvaplan, signing the agreement - Lars-Olav Sparboe, Akvaplan-niva

Akvaplan-niva focusing on youth - agreement that includes students from high schools in research

Posted on 05/05/2014  •  News Categories: Featured News

On Friday 25 April, students studying aquaculture from North Troms and Senja secondary schools gathered to witness the signing of the agreement that gives them insight into the future of the aquaculture industry. Akvaplan-niva will collaborate with the high schools, where the students will participate in research projects related to aquaculture, ensuring knowledge and practice are closely sewn together in class. Research institutions are not traditional placements for apprentices, but this agreement will ensure Akvaplan-niva will [...] Read More