Entries by tekniskakari

Pezhman – The Iranian student who settled in Norway

While studying for an industry Master’s degree in systems engineering, it was an ongoing student project that introduced Pezhman to Optime, with the project being the building of ROCS. Now, some time later, he has become an employee at Optime Subsea, and continues to work with the system ROCS. Optime hired him straight from his […]

Rubem – Optime’s Gyro Gearloose

Rubem Prandi has spent over 500 hours of his spare time building a robot. His plan was to start his own company producing robots. Rather than start his own business, the mechanical engineer had several entrepreneurial conversations with Jan Fredrik Carlsen, CEO of Optime, before choosing to join Optime. The conversations were about starting one’s […]


Increased Commission – Need to Hire

-Are You Our New Colleague? Requests have increased significantly after two succsessful operations with Aker BP and the new alliance with Halliburton. The response has been overwhelming. Several firms wish to buy Optime Subseas innovative products. This increase in commissions came simultaneously with the deadline for applications -and the last covid-19-lockdown. Thus the application deadline […]

Halliburton and Optime Subsea form Global Alliance

Companies will jointly commercialize and deploy subsea interventions and controls to improve safety and efficiency. HOUSTON– March 7th, 2021– Halliburton Company (NYSE: HAL) and Optime Subsea today announced they formed a global strategic alliance to apply Optime’s innovative Remotely Operated Controls System (ROCS) to Halliburton’s completion landing string services. The companies will also collaborate and […]

Stine Therese uses her love for training at work for Optime Subsea

Every Thursday, the girls at Optime Subsea meet for a training session after work. Project Manager and Fitness Instructor Stine Therese Timland is the initiator of the vigorous and social gathering point. “There is a very unique culture at Optime Subsea, in a positive way, but there are not that many girls in our company. […]

5 employees on what it is like to work at Optime Subsea

Do you wonder what it is like to work with us? We have asked five employees what they think is the best thing about working at Optime Subsea: Stine Therese, Project Manager Employed since: December 2018. 1. Why did you want to work at Optime? – I had the impression that Optime had a very […]

Optime’s ROCS Successful in its First Operation for Aker BP

Optime’s subsea system, Remotely Operated Controls System (ROCS) has completed a successful subsea operation for Aker BP. The ROCS eliminates the umbilical during well completions. This is not just a first system use, but also a first type of operation for the industry. ROCS was deployed during a completions operation for a production well for […]

Asterix and Obelix – the largest pressure chambers in their class

The world’s largest pressure chambers were recently unveiled, when NUI opened its hyperbaric test centre on the 1st of September 2020. The pressure chambers, named Asterix and Obelix, feature a unique design combined with high functionality. Built by Optime Subsea, they are the largest in their class. “Asterix and Obelix were a distinctive challenge as […]

Subsea champions

Optime Subsea is actively working to both develop and preserve local expertise, not just for the benefit of the industry but for the county municipality as a whole. Strategically located at the edge of ‘Energy Valley’ Optime Subsea has experienced both success and growth since its inception in 2015. For Optime Subsea, internal expansion and […]