Ocean Hyway Cluster

Ocean Hyway Cluster (OHC) is supported by Norwegian Innovation Clusters, and an arena program run by Hub For Ocean.

OHC is a national hydrogen cluster aiming to realize maritime use of hydrogen. We work closely with the industry to exploit the commercial opportunities of new hydrogen technology solutions to make Norway a global leading maritime hydrogen player.

Sharing knowledge about markets, players and technology will give cluster participants new insights, and the collaboration across sectors and businesses will break down barriers and stimulate innovation.


OHC is:

  • A national cluster for companies in the hydrogen value chain – focusing on maritime sector

  • A center of competence for the hydrogen value chain – we know the drivers and barriers

  • A meeting place for the hydrogen industry and accosisiated technology suppliers

Our focus:

  • Networking

  • Project activity

  • Influence policy and regulations

  • Increase knowledge about hydrogen

  • Promote our cluster members

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The administration


Stein Kvalsund


Mobile: +47 976 98 785
E-mail: stein@hubforocean.no


Maria Brandsøy

Head of Global Markets & Education
Mobile: +47 905 23 543
E-mail: maria@hubforocean.no


Trond Strømgren

Head of R&D
Mobile: +47 402 98 729
E-mail: trond@hubforocean.no

Kristin Svardal

Head of BD & Communication
Mobile: +47 905 12 728
E-mail: kristin@hubforocean.no


The Board

Mikael Johansen (Chairman), Managing Director/ CEO Multi Maritime,

Anstein Aa, Technical Manager Brødrene Aa

Deon Mortensen, Technical and QHSE Director, Fjord 1

Johannes Rauboti, CEO SFE

Nils-Ottar Antonsen, Head of Department of Mechanical and Marine Engineering, Western Norway University of Applied Siences

Owe Hagesæther, CEO GCE Ocean Technology

Per Sandberg, Senior Advisor Future Value Chains Equinor

Anders Valland, Research Manager Sintef Oceans AS

Tomas H. Tronstad, Managing Director Hyon AS

Kristian Osnes, Product Development Manager Havyard Group ASA