The consortium will organize projects for M.Sc. and Ph.D. students at NTNU, UiS and international cooperative universities to contribute directly on the industry defined topics of the work packages. The students will be adviced by the applied R&D Institutes under the academic guidance of the relevant professors at NTNU & UiS.
Thus the educational capacity on life extension, operations & safety and integrety management will be significantly increased
The consortium will also establish structured competence development for the oil & gas companies. This program will be developed in cooperation with the industrial partners