Press Releases

Brimming potential

It sounds almost too good to be true. Two 30-somethings hatch an idea to establish a tourism business focused on sustainability, and less than two years after starting their company, they officially become shipowners. Meet Brim Explorer, a new generation of maritime business.

Record breaking Nor-Shipping sees stands moving fast for 2021

After a record breaking Nor-Shipping 2019 organisers have revealed that exhibition stands are already selling fast for the 2021 outing, taking place in Oslo and Lillestrøm, 1 - 4 June.

The Ocean Leadership Conference

A who’s who of leading figures from shipping, ocean industries, politics, business, finance, and more take the stage, and the seats, for the prestigious Ocean Leadership Conference.

Nor-Shipping 2019 sets new records

In all, almost 50,000 people participated in Nor-Shipping 2019 official events between 3 and 7 June – a 34% increase over 2017 figures.

Relive Nor-Shipping 2019 on YouTube, Flickr and Nor-Shipping TV

Relive the best moments from Nor-Shipping 2019 on Flickr, YouTube and Nor-Shipping TV.

The Ocean Thought Leaders Magazine

A series of articles with the very best minds, from the very best companies, who know our ocean better than almost anyone else.

Arctic tourism duo clinch Nor-Shipping Young Entrepreneur Award 2019

Agnes Árnadóttir and Espen Larsen-Hakkebo, the CEO and CFO of Brim Explorer, were announced as winners of the 2019 Nor-Shipping Young Entrepreneur Award at the Nor-Shipping Opening Ceremony.

Gagarin Prospect chosen as Nor-Shipping 2019 Next Generation Ship Award winner

Gagarin Prospect, the world’s first Aframax tanker designed to run on LNG, has been crowned as the winner of the Nor-Shipping 2019 Next Generation Ship Award.

Even better times ahead

Even Matre Ellingsen, Group CEO of Astrup Fearnley, may be new in the ‘hot seat’, but he already has calm, clear and ambitious visions for a company that is just about to celebrate a major milestone.

This is your time, this is your opportunity

Welcome to Nor-Shipping 2019, Your Arena for Ocean Solutions.