Annual Report 2015
Norwegian Research Centre for Offshore Wind Technology
Lead: Trond Kvamsdal / NTNU
Committee of Innovation
Lead: Per Arne Wilson / NTNU
Director: John O. Tande, SINTEF Energy Research
Manager: Hans Christian Bolstad, SINTEF Energy Research
Roy Stenbro, IFE
Ole David Økland, Marintek
ens Kjær Jørgensen,
SINTEF Materials and Chemistry
Thomas Welte, SINTEF Energy Research
Grid and Wind Farms
Karl Merz, SINTEF Energy Research
Harald Svendsen, SINTEF Energy Research
NOWITECH is organized with a General Assembly (GA), a Board, a Centre Director, a Scientific Committee
(SC), a Committee for Innovation and Commercialisation (CIC) and a Centre Management Group (CMG).
The research activities are organised into three work packages (WPs): Substructures and numerical tools
(WPA), Operation & Maintenance and Materials (WPB) and Grid and Wind Farms (WPC). The organization of
NOWITECH is shown in Figure 3.
Figure 3: Outline of governance structure for NOWITECH per 2015.