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Top Management in MacGregor Norway Visit Motion-Lab

With a lot of mathematics and programming the PhD candidate Sondre Sanden Tørdal has developed a technology which compensates for movements and enables cranes on ships to make stable lifts in rough sea. Article by: Sissel Eikeland PhD candidate Sondre

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New lab manager has started

Jan Christian Strandene has started as the new lab manager on June 2 2018.

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Cooperation Gives a Gain

Sondre Sanden Tørdal and Philipp Schubert are among the PhD candidates who use the motion-laboratory at UiA in their research work and when working on problems relevant for industry. By Siri Andresen For two weeks the PhD candidates Sondre Sanden

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New Mobile Motion Lab at CMR

In cooperation with the University of Agder, Christian Michelsen Research has established a mobile 6DOF hexapod platform solution for performing motion tests and measurements, as extension to the existing Motion Lab facilities at UiA in Grimstad. Example application areas include

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Qualisys & Motion-Lab

The company Qualisys, which supplied the motion capture system installed in the Motion-Lab (check out this post), has published an interesting customer story regarding our lab on their website. Open this link to read the full article.

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Science Meets Industry 2017

Motion-Lab represented by the Lab Manager Witold Pawlus participated in the Science Meets Industry workshop organized by the Norwegian Centre for Offshore Wind Energy (NORCOWE) in cooperation with Greater Stavanger and the Norwegian Offshore Wind Cluster on Mar. 29, 2017

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Winter in Motion-Lab

A winter storm has been raging today in Grimstad. The icy patterns it left look quite impressive when seen from the cozy inside of the Motion-Lab…

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Motion-Lab in Local Newspaper

Technical Manager Witold Pawlus and PhD candidate Sondre Sanden Tørdal presented the motion-lab in the local newspaper Grimstad Adressetidende on February 11, 2017. The 2-page article below is in Norwegian. GA-20170211

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Sensonor Visited the Motion-Lab

The company Sensonor visited the Motion-Lab on January 19, 2017. The reason for the visit was to get familiar with the infrastructure and services that Motion-Lab can provide to test the world-class inertial measurement units produced by the company. The

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6 DOF Laser Tracker

As announced in one of the previous posts, Inge Svenningsson from Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence visited Motion-Lab during 6th-7th December 2016 to commission the newly purchased Leica Absolute Tracker AT960 and to give the training to the laboratory staff. The tracker

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