The creation and running of NOSP is made possible through the kind donations of the following contributors (logos below are correct as of 17.11.2023):


Aker BP is engaged in the exploration and production of oil and gas on the Norwegian continental shelf. As one of the largest independent publicly traded oil companies in Europe, we focus on safe and efficient operations, sustainability, and innovation to maximize value for our stakeholders.

3D at Depth, Inc. is the world’s leading expert in subsea LiDAR laser technology. Our advanced subsea LiDAR laser (SL) systems and subsea survey support services help customers transform the value of underwater 3D data. From data collection and processing, through visualization and analysis, 3D at Depth delivers precise, accurate, repeatable, millimetric 3D point clouds to measure, map and evaluate underwater assets and environments.

For 45 years Andrews Survey has been at the heart of the international offshore industry. It is our vision to be recognised by our people, clients, partners, shareholders and suppliers as the leading provider, setting the standard for surface and subsea survey and positioning.Our core services include construction and inspection support to the offshore energy sectors. We work closely with our customers building long term relationships and become their inhouse survey experts or an extension to their existing survey department. We also provide an in-house survey and positioning consultancy service.

 Anko is a turnkey supplier of services in machine control and surveying, with a focus on service for our customers. 

Since 1975, the company has provided services to projects at home and abroad, and we make our livelihood from satisfied, returning customers. We are a freelance service provider located in Stavanger, Bergen, and Harstad.

 ARGUS RS has a 30-year history of providing tailored technological ROV solutions for underwater operations, delivering over 145 electric ROV systems. Our portfolio includes nine ROV models, from small inspection vehicles to heavy work-class ROVs. We enhance efficiency and safety across sectors and engage in collaborative projects to advance subsea technology, committed to innovation and meeting future underwater technology challenges.

Ashtead Technology is a leading international subsea equipment rental and solutions provider for the global offshore energy sector. Through our three service lines – survey & robotics, mechanical solutionsand asset integrity – we provide specialist equipment, advanced-technologies and services to support our customers’ offshore renewable energy and later-life oil & gas projects.

If quality and reliability are key for your business, Atlas Professionals is the partner you need to deliver highly qualified personnel. We create custom-made, comprehensive HR packages, which allows you to focus on the project without any concerns about manpower.  Since its inception in 1982, Atlas Professionals has grown to become a no-nonsense, dependable HR service provider in the energy and marine industries with a mission to turn complex personnel challenges into transparent and secure solutions.

BSA Offshore is an independent consulting company, providing services to offshore, subsea and maritime industry. The company founders, managers and key personnel has more than 20 years of experience from offshore, subsea and maritime industry.

Clinton Marine is based in Sweden with offices in Malmö, Gothenburg and Stockholm and owns a number of vessels specifically designed for working in the extreme shallow to medium water depths, operate specialist shallow water survey systems. All the vessels are permanently equipped for hydrographical and geophysical and strive to deliver a product to the client according to specifications or above.

As a leading provider of specialist services to the energy industry, Deep C is dedicated to deliver a complete service which contributes to valuable and sustainable relationship to our clients.  

Being a specialist means that Deep C combines the best of technologies, operational know-how and in-depth engineering. As a result of this combination we provide our clients with innovative, reliable and cost efficient solutions.

DeepOcean is a technology-driven solution provider in the ocean space, serving oil and gas, offshore renewables, deep sea minerals, and other niches. We offer a full range of services from surveys to recycling. Our global team excels in remote operations and digital services, with a GO GREEN attitude to enhance sustainability. DeepOcean enables the energy transition and sustainable use of ocean resources.

DOF Subsea is a leading provider of subsea services in all the major oil and gas production regions around the world. With a world class fleet of offshore vessels, ROVs, AUV and survey systems, we have been a major provider of detailed bathymetric/geophysical data to the Oil & Gas industry for over 30 years.

EIVA is an engineering company with more than 35 years’ experience in the offshore construction and survey industry. The company provides software, equipment, integrated system solutions, rental services, 24/7 support and software training to a wide range of segments, covering virtually any subsea task.

Every day, Equinor energises the lives of over 170 million people and companies around the world. Behind this contribution lie 50 years of knowledge, experience and cooperation across disciplines, companies, and countries. And we believe they hold the key to solving the energy transition, the greatest task of our time.

We aim to be a net zero emissions company by 2050. To achieve it, we will find new solutions in renewables, low carbon and oil and gas. We may not have all the answers yet, but we have 23,000 employees with the knowledge and willpower to find them.

Exail was formed as ECA Group and iXblue joined forces in 2022. We are now a leading high-tech industrial champion specializing in cutting-edge robotics, maritime, navigation, aerospace and photonics technologies. Together, we employ a workforce of 1500 people worldwide and achieve an annual turnover of €250 million. With our unique offer ranging from components to complex systems, we support our customers for their critical missions in severe environments.

Forssea was created in 2016 to cut down operating costs in the offshore energy markets. We believe our industries will evolve toward smaller and smarter vessels. We want to be part of this change bringing new subsea tools to the operators.

Forssea’s philosophy is to create fully integrated robotics solution that combines plug & play hardware, fit-for-purpose embedded intelligence and real-time supervision.

Fugro is the world’s leading Geo-data specialist, collecting and analysing comprehensive information about the Earth and the structures built upon it. Through integrated data acquisition, analysis and advice, we unlock insights from Geo-data to help our clients design, build and operate their assets in a safe, sustainable and efficient manner.

We provide technologically-advanced survey and inspection equipment from leading manufacturers worldwide. We have worked in various operations and projects in a diverse range of sectors internationally, delivering excellent results every time.

Innova is a leading supplier of services, equipment and solutions to the international underwater industry. Our business idea is to combine our operational experiences and engineering skills with quality products from respected suppliers of equipment to the underwater industry.

User-friendly. Innovative. Reliable. Solutions that work. Our approach to product design maximise performance by providing THE FULL PICTURE. We cover on- and offshore, merchant marine, subsea, navy, coastal marine, aquaculture, training services and more.

Maritime robotics was founded with the initial aim of developing autonomous control systems for uncrewed aerial and surface vehicles. This remains the core technology of our uncrewed vessels and product portfolio today.

Since Maritime Robotics was established in 2005, we have been at the forefront of developing innovative Autonomous Navigation Systems and Uncrewed Vessels for marine data acquisition. Our focus on Uncrewed Surface Vessels (USVs), integrated with various maritime sensors and systems, has led us to create a versatile range of vessels designed for environments from calm, sheltered waters to the challenging conditions of the open sea.

NORBIT is a global provider of tailored technology to selected applications. We support our customers and partners in solving demanding challenges through sustainable innovation.

Today we are structured in three business segments to address our key markets: Oceans, Connectivity and Product Innovation & Realization (PIR). The Oceans segment delivers tailored technology solutions to global maritime markets. The Connectivity segment provides tailored wireless solutions for identification, monitoring and tracking. The PIR segment offers R&D services and products, and contract manufacturing to key customers.

Norwegian Offshore Rental AS (NOR) is a significant provider of rental equipment to the offshore, subsea, and renewable energy industries. NOR wants a world where the offshore, subsea and renewable industries share a common pool of state-of-the-art equipment, so that everything is efficient, cost effective, and more sustainable for everyone.

At Norkyst, we use data to help businesses make informed decisions about opportunities along the coast. We have a strong expertise in hydrographic surveying, modelling, and processing, and we work on future solutions to map, monitor, and maintain the seabed, quay facilities, and shipping lanes.

Nortek designs, develops and produces acoustic underwater sensors that are used to measure motion in our marine environment. Our ocean technology is used in many applications, from understanding climate change impacts to providing navigation assistance for underwater vehicles. People trust Nortek for high performance through quality, innovation and support.

Founded in 2011, we have over 10 years’ experience delivering large and complex subsea projects. From our headquarters in Stavanger, and offices in Oslo, Houston, Aberdeen and Dubai, we have successfully executed more than 100 projects around the globe.


At Oceaneering, we do things differently, creatively, and smarter. As your trusted partner and collaborator, we are Connecting What’s Needed with What’s Next™ to solve your toughest challenges, from routine to extreme.  Our unmatched experience and innovative portfolio of technologies safely and reliably improve performance in oilfield, aerospace, entertainment, material handling, defense, renewable energy, and research applications.

Established in 2008, we are a company with a comprehensive knowledge of subsea operations. We are known and respected for our world-class engineering and state of the art remotely-operated underwater vehicles (ROV).

We are already regarded as a knowledgeable Norwegian operator, providing engineering services to the oil industry in a flexible and highly competitive way. Our human resources are first class and contribute towards an impressive reputation in the business.


RTS is a supplier of engineering solutions, equipment rental, product sales and personnel to the subsea industry. Our knowledge, service level and capability is recognized by the leading companies in the industry. With our wide range of equipment and unique solutions we provide small and big, long- or short-term deliveries of equipment packages. Main clients are operators within field-development, survey, renewables and inspection sector.

Saab is a world-leader in underwater technologies, offering submarines as well as a wide range of underwater vehicles, including remotely operated vehicles and autonomous underwater vehicles.

We study what lies beneath the seabed to discover natural resources. Energy companies use this information to plan ahead, helping us accelerate responsible use of the earth’s resources.

Subsea 7 is a seabed-to-surface engineering, construction and services contractor to the offshore energy industry worldwide. Subsea 7 enables clients to access a well diversified fleet of over 40 vessels supported by extensive fabrication and onshore facilities able to deliver the full spectrum of seabed-to-surface engineering, Life-of-Field, construction and services.

Teledyne Marine – A Sea of Solutions. Teledyne Marine is an organization comprised of 23 leading-edge undersea technology brands that have been assembled by Teledyne Technologies Inc. Through acquisitions and collaboration, Teledyne Marine has evolved into an industry powerhouse, providing the widest breadth of marine technology in the industry, now available through a single supplier. Each Teledyne Marine brand is a leader in its respective field, with a shared commitment to providing premium products backed by unparalleled service and support. 

With technologies divided into 5 core segments; Imaging, Instruments, Interconnect, Seismic and Vehicles, Teledyne Marine sales staff can address not only brand level solutions, but turn-key, customized systems that leverage our full range of technology. Our goal is to provide one-stop purchasing capability, world-wide customer support, and the technical expertise to solve your toughest challenges.

UTEC – Acteon Geoservices, provides customers with superior geo-data that helps them to gain critical insights and make better-informed design and construction decisions. The capabilities we offer are engineering and consultancy services; geophysical and geotechnical site investigations; and construction survey support, including expertise in pre- and post-trenching and pipeline alignment surveys. Customers benefit from our application of machine learning, remote access and advanced processing techniques.

UTM understand that recruitment in the hydrographic survey, ROV and renewables industry creates a unique set of requirements and challenges.  Our extensive experience, working alongside organisations and professionals from around the world, means that our specialist recruitment service exactly fits your needs.  Organisations and professionals who work with UTM Consultants receive an individual, flexible service that delivers complete peace of mind, with around the clock specialist knowledge and support that includes taxation, travel and logistics.

Veseth AS is a survey company  based in Bergen, Norway, specialising in survey and 3D modelling of terrain and infrastructure on land and sea. For nearshore and shallow water surveys, the company has workboats with multibeam systems and also uses autonomous USV systems and light weight ROV systems. For land surveying, the company has a state of the art equipment pool with 3D laser scanners, total stations, GNSS equipment, drones, and a variety of different software processing solutions.

XOCEAN was founded in Ireland in 2017 and has since grown to over 200 staff with offices in Ireland, the UK, the US, Canada, Norway and Australia. Collectively, the team has deep expertise in technology development, operations and data analytics.

Using Uncrewed Surface Vessels (USVs), XOCEAN provides turnkey ocean data. From mapping the seabed to environmental monitoring, XOCEAN offers a safe, economic and carbon neutral solution to ocean data delivery.