Nor-Shipping sponsors and partners 2017

Nor-Shipping is privileged to be part of the Norwegian and international maritime industry’s development.

The list of those who play an integral part in the success of the leading maritime week includes our partners and sponsors, who’s support helps to ensure that the event continues to grow.

Among our partners and sponsors, you will find some of the leading companies and organizations in the industry. Our aim is firmly focused on the future and we could not do it without this team.


Based in Oslo and spanning the globe with offices in about 100 countries, DNV GL has established itself as the world’s largest ship and offshore classification society, the leading technical advisor to the global oil and gas industry, and a leading expert for the energy value chain including renewables and energy efficiency. DNV GL backs Nor-Shipping as a key venue for meeting the industry’s technology and business leaders, and building crucial relationships.


When it comes to propulsion and power systems for the maritime industry, ABB has established a reputation for performance and leadership. Countless successful deliveries, intensive product development and strong service keep ABB at the top. ABB is a leading sponsor of Nor-Shipping in 2017 and contributes to making the maritime event week in Oslo next May a place where the maritime industry’s leaders meet.


DNB is Norway’s largest financial institution. With a 190 year history, DNB plays a central role in Norway’s economic environment, both in the retail and in the corporate sectors. It is one of the world’s leading shipping and offshore banks, with a world-wide coverage from Oslo, Bergen, London, New York, Singapore, Athens and Shanghai. We are proud of the fact that many of the world’s leading maritime companies choose us as their financial partner. DNB provides a complete set of corporate and investment banking services.

  • Commercial lending and Debt Capital Market services
  • Investment Banking services including M&A and advisory
  • Regional and global Cash Management services
  • Deposits, Guarantees and Trade Finance
  • Fx, interest rate and commodity hedging

DNB believes that Norshipping 2017 is this year’s most important event in the shipping industry, which we are very pleased to support.


The Jotun Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of paints, coatings and powder coatings. The group has 74 companies and 40 production facilities on all continents. Including the total network of legal companies, agents, branch offices and distributors Jotun is represented in more than 80 countries. Jotun is recognised as a leading supplier of high quality coatings and the most advanced range of antifoulings and is active in every aspect of the coating technology and advises customers on the most effective solutions to the prevention of corrosion and fouling.


Kongsberg Maritime provides its worldwide customers with some of the most innovative and dependable marine electronics on the market. It is a market leader in dynamic positioning systems, automation and surveillance systems, process automation, satellite navigation and hydroacoustics. Kongsberg Maritime is one of many leaders that count on Nor-Shipping to communicate great ideas.


The shipping, offshore and energy industries are as important for PwC in Norway as they are for the Norwegian economy. Our clients in these industries span international and Norwegian companies in all sizes and phases – all with their unique challenges and strong industry positions. Helping these clients create the value they are looking for, our consultants, lawyers and auditors have learned from companies at the frontier of their industries. Drawing also on the experience from 195,000 people in the PwC network, we can help our clients with just about any business issue they may have – including internationalizing, growth, governance, reporting, tax, strategy and operations.


Clarksons Platou serves the shipping and offshore industry worldwide by providing services within chartering, sale and purchase and contracting of ships and offshore units. We offer expertise within investment banking services and equity syndication of shipping and offshore products. Our core services are complemented by a variety of research material and market reports provided by our economic and financial research groups. As a leading sponsor of Nor-Shipping 2017, Clarksons Platou invites you to join the industry’s biggest event week.


Skuld is a diversified marine insurer which offers a wide range of covers. Main products are Protection and Indemnity insurance (P&I) for shipowners, specialist liability covers for vessel charterers, defence insurance as well as offshore covers. Through Skuld 1897, a Syndicate at Lloyd’s, Skuld provides additional marine, energy, cargo and liability insurance.

Worldwide offices cover virtually every time zone and are manned by a dedicated and professional staff representing over 20 nationalities and thus many cultural backgrounds and a wide variety of legal, nautical and technical expertise.

The head office is located in Oslo with further offices in Aberdeen, Bergen, Copenhagen, Hamburg, Hong Kong, London, New York, Piraeus and Singapore.


With over 8,500 fully paid subscribers and over 48,000 global readers, TradeWinds is the shipping industry’s most successful news service – exclusive stories and insights you simply can’t find anywhere else with a commitment in giving readers clear and unbiased reports on what is happening in their markets.

Now our portfolio includes weekly newspaper, online news, business focuses, TW+ quarterly magazine, events and App. TradeWinds is part of the NHST Media Group.

TradeWinds newspaper published weekly and also available online as an E-paper edition.
TradeWinds online news service provides the latest news and exclusives 24 hours a day.
TradeWinds App is free to subscribers on iOs and Android mobile devices.
TradeWinds TW+ Magazine is a glossy high-end quarterly publication, packed with features exploring what makes top industry figures tick.

 Wilh. Wilhelmsen is a global maritime industry group, and leaders within our industry. With the world’s largest maritime network on call 24/7, our people can deliver products and services on the ground practically anywhere you have ships, or maritime related industries. We make the maritime industry spin.

Wilh. Wilhelmsen perceives Nor-Shipping as one of the most important maritime industry events in 2017. It provides an ideal arena to meet the innovators and decision makers of the industry.


Norwegian Shipowners’ Association
Mission to Seafarers
  Wake Media


The Nor-Shipping 2017 Awards recognize achievements in three different but equally important areas – energy efficiency, innovative ship design and young entrepreneurship. An Award partner is an integral part of the team for each award. These partners each represent their respective award.

Energy Efficiency Award
 Next Generation Award
Young Entrepreneur Award



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