Partners & Network
The UT Project works closely with its main partners, all of which are leaders in their fields and who have extensive experience in assisting companies with international ambitions.
Innovation Norway offers products and services that will help to increase innovation in industry, developing rural areas, and promote Norwegian industry and Norway as a tourist destination.
Innovation Norway has approx. 700 employees and offices in all the Norwegian counties and in more than 30 countries.
SpareBank 1 SMN is Trøndelag’s largest bank. The bank is known for its many initiatives to wealth creation in the region. Along with, among others, Partners for Innovation and now the UT Project, the basis for economic development nationally and internationally is created. The bank was in 2013 awarded as the best bank in Norway by the worldwide financial magazine Euromoney.
BDO is an auditing and consulting company with more than 1,350 employees in offices throughout Norway. Internationally, BDO is present in 152 countries and counts for 60,000 employees. BDO offers services within auditing, accounting, taxes and duties, and counseling. BDO Mid-Norway has about 300 employees and is the largest and most full-fledged competence house in their industry in the region.
E. C. Dahls Eiendom AS was established in a separation within E. C. Dahls Brewery in Trondheim, Norway in 1986. The company then took over, among other things, the famous brewery lot at Kalvskinnet.
E. C. Dahls Eiendom is the major property company in downtown Trondheim, and wishes to be the obvious property partner for private businesses and public offices in the city’s core.
The company’s strategy is to be a long-term property contributor focusing on location. We emphasize offering facilities of the right quality for the right price, tailored to the customer’s needs.
Among our most outstanding tenants we can mention Sør-Trøndelag College (HIST), The People’s University, Danske Bank, MI, Sonans, SATS, IF Insurance and Fagforbundet Labour Union Sør-Trøndelag. Our latest big addition to our property portfolio is Pirsenteret with its 65 000 square metres. Here are colleges, research and technology companies collocated in an exciting environment
E. C. Dahls Eiendom AS partially or fully owns approx. 50 premises in downtown Trondheim.
The company is owned by Reitan Eiendom AS.
Marks & Clerk have been established for over 125 years and are the largest firm of patent and trade mark attorneys in the UK, with a strong international presence in Europe, the Americas and Asia. We work with many start-ups, spin outs, SMEs and Universities in all industry sectors and are well positioned to advise in IP prosecution, protection and commercialisation.
Marks & Clerk was founded in 1887 by George Croydon Marks who was joined in partnership by Dugald Clerk a year later. Marks was a renowned engineer. As a colleague of Thomas Edison (who also became a customer of Marks & Clerk), he became a director of a number of record companies including Columbia and EMI. He was also a politician who, after a career as an elected Member of Parliament, was elevated to the House of Lords as Baron Marks of Woolwich
One of Norway’s leading law firms, Arntzen de Besche has more than 135 lawyers and offices in Oslo, Stavanger and Trondheim. The firm serves Norwegian and international corporations, organisations and the public sector.
Arntzen de Besche is a modern law firm that emphasises its role as a partner for its clients. With its solid legal expertise, understanding of business needs and detailed knowledge of many industries, the firm is able to give clients clear advice and provide practical solutions to their problems.
Arntzen de Besche has years of experience in international transactions on behalf of Norwegian companies abroad and foreign companies in Norway. Through our collaboration with some of the world’s leading law firms we offer our clients a well-organised global network of legal experts.
Impello Management is an independent and partner-owned advisory firm, providing Mergers & Acquisition (M&A) advisory, strategy and financial services.
Impello assists company owners, investors, management and entrepreneurs to develop, visualize and capture values. Our customers are growth companies, listed companies and larger corporations, investment companies and R&D departments.
Impello is experienced and have a strong “Make-it-happen” focus in their projects. Over the last 20 years, Impello’s employees have been involved in more than 100 transactions and 300 consulting and management-for-hire assignments in many industries.
Impello is a Norwegian member of the international M&A network Globalscope Partners with 45 member firms in 39 countries.
As a part of Globalscope, Impello does implement effective international partner searches/M&A projects for their customers.
EGGS Design aims to house Scandinavias widest design competence, with expertise in design of digital and physical products and services. Their approach is people- and business centric – and their measure of success is whether their designs create value for the people using it, and the business offering it.
EGGS Design bring success by design to sectors such as health care, public services, maritime industry, finance, and high tech industries. Currently they count 40 creative souls in our Oslo, Trondheim and Stavanger offices – and have plans for further expansion abroad.
ABB, Ahus, Aptomar, Cavotec, Cisco, DNB, Embriq, Euroskilt, Evry, Fugro Satellite Positioning, Glamox Luxo, Innovasjon Norge, IKEA, IWMAC, Jets Vacuum, Jordan, Katrin, Kongsberg Maritime, Maritime Robotics, Nidar, NTE, Oslo Airport, PowerOffice, Siemens, Simrad, SMSC, Rolls-Royce Marine, Stokke, Telenor, TOPRO, Telenor, Tysse, Vensafe and Zenitel.
Department for International Trade is a national unit that offers free support and independent advice to foreign companies who wants to invest or set up business in the UK.
Further more, Department for International Trade assists international companies to quantify and assess market opportunities in the UK and Europe.
Department for International Trade works with all departments of the British government to give businesses access to a wide network of contacts and local partners in connection with an establishment in the UK.
Since 1997, Goodwille has helped more than 1,800 companies successfully develop their businesses in the UK through our support services.
Today, they have a client base of around 450 companies from all over the world. That in itself speaks volumes.
This vast and unique experience has also given us the massive advantage of being able to understand and interpret the vital cultural differences between the countries with which we deal. Differences not only in company and employment law but also political, business and trading life.
HR Gruppen Midt-Norge provides services within recruitment, search and selection, organizational development, onboarding, management support, restructuring, outplacement and management for hire. Their extensive management experience and network from a variety of businesses and industries enable them to assist businesses, managers and owners with profitable business development, effective change and career counseling. HR Gruppen are serving customers throughout Norway and the Scandinavian countries.
HR Gruppen focus on ensuring that businesses and people succeed in taking the step forward. Customers will benefit from their values - curious, generous and competent.
As the preferred HR partner for the UT Project, they are ready to assist the UT Family.
Goodtech is an engineering company with core capabilities within automation, power and industrial engineering.
Goodtech’s vision is to be the preferred choice for industrial efficiency.
They deliver projects, services and products for a range of customer within process and manufacturing industries, aquaculture, oil & gas, power and water treatment.
Goodtech is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange, has annual sales of approx. NOK 700 million, and has about 325 employees in Norway, Sweden and the Åland Islands
Lighthouse8 is an international engineering company specialising in performance media, business intelligence and marketing robot development.
Their teams in Europe and APAC work with some of the world’s leading companies to optimise online business performance and create business value. The company was named one of the fastest growing companies in Australia at the Smart Company, Smart50 awards in 2014.