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Kongsberg Maritime in brief

Business activities

We deliver systems for dynamic positioning and navigation, marine automation, handling systems, safety management, cargo handling, subsea survey and construction, maritime training, satellite positioning, and autonomous solutions. Our systems enhance efficiency and safety throughout the whole maritime technology spectrum and we offer additional competence in providing turnkey engineering services within the shipbuilding and floating production sectors.

Market sectors

Key markets are countries with large offshore, shipyard and energy exploration & production industries. In exploration we provide sophisticated underwater and positioning technology and systems for survey vessel operation. In field development, we support construction and offshore vessels with innovative solutions for operation and specialist applications whilst in production our hardware and software enhances output and minimises downtime. For maritime transport and offshore vessels, we supply The Full Picture, including navigation, automation, training, safety and autonomous solutions.



  • Kongsberg Maritime AS
    Kirkegårdsveien 45
    P.O. Box 483
    NO-3601 Kongsberg
  • Telephone: +47 32 28 50 00 - main switchboard

To overview of offices around the world


Kongsberg Maritime is a wholly owned subsidiary of Kongsberg Gruppen (KONGSBERG). KONGSBERG is an international technology corporation that delivers advanced and reliable solutions that improve safety, security and performance in complex operations and during extreme conditions. The Group is a customer focused organization with a worldwide performance culture. KONGSBERG works with demanding customers in the global defence, maritime, oil and gas and aerospace industries.

Learn more on the corporate web site

Market segments

  • Seaborne transportation
  • Offshore, Oil & gas
  • Subsea
  • Marine information technology
  • Process automation
  • Aquaculture
  • Autonomous solutions
  • Fishery and fishery research - Under the brand name Simrad

Manufacturing locations

  • Canada:
    Vancouver (Port Coquitlam), British Columbia
  • China:
  • Germany:
  • Norway:
  • United Kingdom:
    Great Yarmouth
  • USA:
    Pocasset, Massachusetts
    Seattle (Lynnwood), Washington

Senior management

  • Egil Haugsdal, President

Senior management

Number of employees

  • 3794 people in 54 offices in 21 countries (31. December. 2018)
Employee trend 2008 - 2017
Employee trend for Kongsberg Maritime 2008 - 2017.

Operating revenues

  • Operating revenues: 7 545 (million Norwegian Crowns - 2018)
  • EBITDA: 594 (million Norwegian Crowns - 2018)

Financial reports

Operating revenues trend
Operating revenues trend 2008 - 2017. EBITDA trend from 2011.

Acquisition of Rolls-Royce Commercial Marine

KONGSBERG has entered into an agreement to acquire Rolls-Royce Commercial Marine to further strengthen our position as a global technology leader in the maritime industry. Rolls-Royce Commercial Marine will become an integrated part of Kongsberg Maritime. The closing of the transaction is expected to take place in Q1 2019 and is subject to regulatory approval.

Press release - KONGSBERG has entered into agreement to acquire Rolls-Royce Commercial Marine


As a technology enterprise, our most important contribution to the climate challenge and resource situation is to use our knowledge to develop products that can help address these challenges. Technological advances and the prudent application of them are vital for carrying humanity forward and an important means of overcoming the global challenges we face.

See our sustainability report for more information


KONGSBERG's Code of Ethics emphasises that all co-workers and the Group's Board of Directors shall maintain high ethical standards in the performance of their duties. The Code of Ethics will also be distributed to all our partners. We expect them to live up to the same ethical standards as we expect of ourselves.

Read more about our ethics and values