Members and allies

Collaborative Competence Cluster on Industrial Asset Management (CIAM) is an active knowledge network and centre of integrated expertise for experience sharing, learning, education and R&D on industrial asset management.

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Our scope is to make a difference on how industrial plants, facilities and processes are managed for long-term competitiveness and value-creation.

CIAM is a cooperative arrangement between University of Stavanger (UiS), R&D partners nationally and internationally, and our industrial members.

Therefore our key assets are our partners.

  • Apply Logo

    APPLY is a leading multidiscipline engineering company specializing in contracts across all project phases, from concept development and studies to completion, commissioning and operations in the onshore and offshore energy sector. Link to APPLY website.

  • aker bp asa logo

    Aker BP is a full-fledged oil company with a variety of activities in exploration, development and operation on the Norwegian continental shelf. Measured in production, Aker BP is one of the largest independent listed oil companies in Europe. Aker BP has 95 licenses on the Norwegian Continental Shelf, of which 47 are operatorship. Aker BP is headquartered in Fornebu Gate outside Oslo and offices in Trondheim, Stavanger, Oslo, Harstad and Sandnessjøen. Link to Aker website.

  • CIAM member ConocoPhillips logo

    ConocoPhillips is the world's largest independent exploration and production (E&P) companies, based on proved reserves and production of liquids and natural gas. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, ConocoPhillips has operations in 27 countries and approximately 19,000 employees. Link to Conoco website.

  • DNV GL Partner Logo

    DNV GL is a global quality assurance and risk management company. Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, we enable our customers to advance the safety and sustainability of their business. We continuously invest in research and collaborative innovation to provide customers and society with operational and technological foresight. With origins stretching back to 1864 and operations in more than 100 countries, our experts are dedicated to helping customers make the world safer, smarter and greener. Our vision of having global impact for a safe and sustainable future sets the direction of our business. Link to DNV GL website.

  • CIAM member Gassco logo

    As an operator, Gassco is responsible for safe and efficient gas transport from the Norwegian continental shelf and will be a leading gas transporter in Europe. Link to Gassco website.

  • CIAM member Kverneland Group logo

    Kverneland Group is a leading international company developing, producing and distributing agricultural machinery and services.

    The Group was founded in 1879. Kverneland Group’s factories are located in Norway, Denmark, Germany, France, The Netherlands, Italy, Russia and China. The Group has own sales companies in 19 countries and exports to another 60 countries. At the end of 2013, Kverneland Group had 2 408 employees, of which 74.1% worked outside Norway. Link to Kverneland website.

  • CIAM member Oceaneering logo

    Oceaneering Asset Integrity is an industry leader in the provision of risk and reliability centered services. Consistent organic growth coupled with strategic acquisitions has positioned Oceaneering as one of the largest providers of integrity services in the world.

    Operating worldwide in North and South America, Africa, Europe, South East Asia and Australia, we offer more than 50 years experience delivering services in a safe, innovative and cost effective manner. Our specialist teams of skilled personnel deliver services that provide solutions to the many challenges that arise in the Oil and Gas, Chemical, Power and Construction industries. Link to Oceaneering website.

  • CIAM Partner - ORS Consulting logo

    ORS Consulting joined CIAM in May 2017. It is an independent consultancy delivering risk-based services for the energy sector. A partnership between ONS Consulting and CIAM will allow members from both groups to benefit from each other’s knowledge, domain expertise, research interests, and new ideas. Link to ORS website.

  • CIAM member Petroleumstilsynet logo

    Petroleum Safety Authority Norway is an independent government regulator with responsibility for safety, emergency preparedness and the working environment in the Norwegian petroleum industry. Link to PTIL website.

  • CIAM member Petrolink logo

    Petrolink operates platforms, subsea installations and floating production units offshore, oil and gas terminals onshore, refineries and process plants including power plants and carbon capture facilities. In addition, we provide services concerned with concept selection, preparation for operations, operations support and emergency response. Operating companies and asset owners in Norway and internationally are our main clients. We have offices in Stavanger, Bergen, Aberdeen, Doha and Kuala Lumpur. Link to Petrolink website.

  • CIAM member Equinor logo

    Equinor is an international energy company with a proud history. Formerly Statoil, they are 20,000 committed colleagues developing oil, gas, wind and solar energy in more than 30 countries worldwide. They are the largest operator in Norway, among the world’s largest offshore operators, and a growing force in renewables. Driven by their Nordic urge to explore beyond the horizon, and their dedication to safety, equality and sustainability, they are building a global business on their values and the energy needs of the future. Link to Equinor website.