Scientist Tor-Arne Krakeli at Nofima's BioLab.
Scientist Tor-Arne Krakeli at Nofima's BioLab. Photo: Jon-Are Berg-Jacobsen © Nofima


Nofima is involved at any moment in several hundred projects, from long-term industrially targeted fundamental research to short innovation projects, where the results are immediately put to use. A few of our projects are presented here. Could you benefit from Nofima’s expertise? Contact us to find out.



Strategic initiative


In the BIO4ROBUST project, the focus is on the biology of farmed Atlantic salmon: The aim is a robust fish in a shifting aquaculture industry.

1. January 2020 – 31. December 2022

Researcher: Vasco Mota

Commissioner: Nofima

Strategic initiative


How can digitalisation help us assess fish welfare? …

1. January 2019 – 31. December 2021

Researchers: Lars Erik Solberg, Thomas Larsson, Christopher Noble, Ingrid Måge

Commissioner: Nofima

Strategic initiative


Packtech aims to develop next generation sustainable packaging solutions through the design of green and optimal packaging solutions that ensure high food quality and reduce the amount of plastic …

1. August 2019 – 1. August 2022

Researcher: Marit Kvalvåg Pettersen

Commissioner: Nofima


With the use of modern, research-based process technology and expertise, unused or under utilized biomass of marine or terrestrial origin can be used for new, marketable products. We coordinate, …

1. January 2016 – 31. December 2022

Researchers: Ragnhild Dragøy, Nils Kristian Afseth

Commissioner: Nofima


Over almost 40 years, Nofima has built up a strong scientific community in the field of spectroscopy - rapid and non-destructive measurements for process optimization. We possess solid expertise …

9. February 2017 – 31. December 2022

Researchers: Karsten Heia, Jens Petter Wold

Commissioner: Nofima

Strategic initiative


2. January 2019 – 31. December 2021

Commissioner: Nofima