29/06/2014

Top Executives at Arctic Business in Bodø

 –The High North has received increased attention from many parties because of the developments we see in the corporate market. Meanwhile, the rapid ice melting is very unsettling and expresses the greatest challenge of climate change. The private business sector should take lead in these debates, says managing director of the NSA Sturla Henriksen.


Top Executives from DNV GL, GC Rieber, Troms Offshore, Shoulders, Siem Offshore, Royal Greenland, Kongsberg Gruppen, Gard and Wärtsilä are attenting. Arctic Business is organized in cooperation with DNV GL.

-Increased activity in the area creates new opportunities but also entails a particular responsibility to contribute to sustainable development. We have taken the initiative for key players to meet, and now it's "down to business" in Bodø, says Sturla Henriksen at Norwegian Shipowners´Association.

Executives from fisheries and aquaculture, maritime, oil and gas industry, mining industry, as well as more equipment and service providers are invited.

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