Equinor & Techstars Energy Accelerator

Ocean Access has been accepted to Techstars and will be part of the Equinor Techstars Energy Accelerator’s class of 2021! This is an amazing oppurtunity for us and we are so excited to collaborate with and learn from Equinor, Kongsberg and Capgemini, and to get help in growing our company and take Ocean Access to the next step! 🌊 The picture above is taken from the podcast E24 Podden with Marius Lorentzen, where we were invited to talk about Ocean Access and our expectations for the program.

27th of January 2021

Kongsberg Innovation

We are thrilled to be in Kongsberg this week! This fall, Ocean Access has been invited to participate in Kongsberg Innovation’s program KongsbergHOW, where we will meet with and learn from industry leaders from Kongsberg Group, TechnipFMC and Semcon. Today’s kick-off was great and we are looking forward to participate in the program this fall!

6th of October 2020


Ocean Access has received 1.000.000 NOK in funding from the Research Council of Norway to develop our solution. Thank you for the trust and support!

23rd of April 2020

Tech Xplore article

Ocean Access was featured in an article written by the Norwegian SciTech News (Gemini), which can be read here (Norwegian)! 
Repulished in Teknisk Ukeblad and Tech Xplore.

7th of April 2020

Rice Business Plan Competition

Among over 400 applicants, Ocean Access was one of the 42 teams invited to participate in the prestigious Rice Business Plan Competition held in Houston, Texas.

19th of February 2020

Testing the first prototype

Ocean Access tested their prototype in the Marine Cybernetics laboratory at Tyholt.

16th of February 2020

Membership in the Ocean Autonomy Cluster

The Ocean Autonomy Cluster in Trondheim had its kick-off, and Ocean Access was accepted as a member. We look forward to cooperating and learning with other cluster members.

14th of February 2020

Venture Cup Norway

Ocean Access competed in the national Venture Cup competition, and took first place! An award of 130.000 NOK was granted for placing first in both the regional and national final for Venture Cup 2019.

19th of October 2019

Membership at FAKTRY

Ocean Access has joined FAKTRY, a community for hardware-oriented startups. We will use the prototyping labs and workshops for building our first prototype.

15th of November 2019

NTNU Energy Transition

Equinor awarded an innovation grant to three projects through the NTNU Energy Transition Initiative, and Ocean Access was one of them! Before the award ceremony the, team got to meet CEO Eldar Sætre and Executive VP Anders Opedal. Ocean Access wants to thank Equinor for a great conference and the support!

3rd of October 2019