Norconsult is a consulting company that wants to contribute to make tomorrow’s society a little better than today’s. “Every day we improve everyday life,” as we say. Through broad professional expertise and innovation, we constantly develop more sustainable, effective, and socially beneficial solutions.

Every year we create solutions for thousands of projects of all sizes, for private and public customers. We have solid expertise in buildings, transport, renewable energy, water, industry, environment, risk management, architecture, planning and IT. We offer consultancy services for all phases of a project – from the development of ideas and concepts, through planning and engineering design to operation and follow-up.

At Norconsult we believe that local knowledge, local presence, and professional collaboration are a strength and a benefit for our customers. That is why you will find a Norconsult office in many towns and cities in Norway – and abroad.

    Business idea:
    Norconsult ensures the quality of clients’ infrastructure and building projects by providing value-enhancing consulting expertise.

    Our purpose «Every day we improve everyday life» is our promise to everyone and it defines us who work in Norconsult.

    We are dedicated professionals who adopt an interdisciplinary approach, based on a unique combination of engineering, architectural and digital expertise.

    Together with our customers, partners and colleagues, we develop tomorrow’s society, seeking sustainable solutions in everything we do. We use all the creativity and knowledge that lies in our organisation to improve everyday life for everyone.

    Norconsult has worked on international projects in more than 150 countries over the past 50 years. We are both a sought-after partner for Norwegian companies abroad, as well as for local companies where we have a presence.

    We focus especially on selected markets in South America, southern Africa and South-East Asia, where we have established local offices. In addition, we establish project offices in other locations when required, and are also constantly considering the establishment of more offices in new regions.

    A cornerstone of international activities is having local presence in priority markets. Norconsult has local staff present in all its areas, and build local organizations, in combination with expertise from Norway.

    Although Norconsult as a company offers a complete range of services, we focus on certain services internationally:

    Norconsult is one of the leading consulting engineering companies in power generation, energy supply and water resources planning with 80 years of experience in Norway and 50 years of international operations.

    Oil and Gas
    Oil and gas projects require a high degree of multidisciplinary services, large capacity and sound experience from the execution of high complexity projects, involving many parties and tight schedules. Experience, expertise and multi-discipline understanding during the design phase as well as thorough knowledge of contracts, planning and site execution are vital in order to carry out a successful project. Norconsult has acquired such competencies over many years.

    Rock engineering and engineering geology
    Norway is a mountainous country, and Norwegians have learned to live with the landscape, as well as making the most advantageous use of its characteristics. Norconsult's expertise regarding the utilisation of underground space is well known, both at home and abroad, and we are in the forefront of developing the "Underground Solution".

    Norconsult is currently one of the foremost companies carrying out planning and design of transportation projects in Norway. Simultaneously, our international experience within the transportation sector is substantial.

    Norconsult is owned by its employees, which has a special impact on the spirit of the company and the passion people bring to work.

    It also impacts our clients' experience with interacting with our consultants and allows the advantage of being able to focus on constantly developing ourselves as well as our clients, without pressure from external shareholders.

    We challenge status quo, ensure innovation in every project, and continuously improve our business model to respond to evolving needs of our clients.

    Norconsult focus on creativity and innovation in a deliberate and systematic way. We offer expertise in the management of creative processes and focus on innovation in all major assignments.

    Norconsult's established innovation program helps to build and develop the skills and knowledge of creative processes and innovation management in projects. The expertise is actively communicated to customers in each project. 

    We call the concept in our creative work on projects for Co-Creation.

    In order to provide the highest quality of our services we use the follwing software:


    • Robot Structural Analysis
    • SAP2000
    • Idea StatiCa
    • PLS-Software
    • Modest
    • IceTow
    • Tekla Structures
    • Python/Grasshooper


    • MagiCAD
    • EPLAN
    • CDEGS
    • Cymcap
    • Febdok
    • Dialux
    • SAPS
    • Sagsec
    • EFC-400


    • Trimble connect
    • BIM Vision
    • Navisworks
    • ReCap


    • Autocad
    • Revit
    • Mathcad
    • MicroStation

    Norconsult ensures quality in our client’s projects by our value-adding and targeted consulting services. Norconsult will provide services that meet our clients’ needs and help them to achieve their goals. Our core business is executing assignments, with a great variety of size and complexity, often with multi disciplinary collaboration.

    The Norconsult Management system NORMS shall be integrated in our attitude and behavior so that we create value for our clients and achieve our goals. Through NORMS we ensure governance in our business towards authorities, clients and other external and internal stakeholders.

    NORMS is an integrated, process-based management system comprising all measures to govern and enhance quality, take care of people, material assets and the environment (HSE), and to manage risk and opportunities. In NORMS, our routines and best practice are described for our employees, for a smart and compliant execution of assignments, in line with our culture for quality.

    Norconsult operates in accordance with international standards for management systems, such as ISO 9001 and ISO 14001, and the COSO Integrated framework for risk management and internal control.

    The company's social responsibilities in the markets it operates, as well as the respect for local laws and regulations are key business success factors.

    Norconsult's corporate values are based upon good business practice, honesty and respect for other people, and the company's statutes and operations comply with the general requirements, codes of ethics and quality assurance policies of the International Federation of Consulting Engineers (FIDIC).

    Norconsult contributes to a sustainable society and environment through innovative and targeted consulting services. As a company, we show consideration to the vulnerability of society through the counselling we provide, when choosing our suppliers and by proposing sustainable solutions to our customers. We actively use our expertise and knowledge about the environment, risk, safety and emergency preparedness in our advice and choice of solutions for customers, in our non-profit collaborations and commitments, and in the daily operation of our business.

    Norconsult primarily takes social responsibility and contributes to a sustainable society through the services we provide. The company actively work to improve measures to secure that our operations do not violate internationally recognized principles and laws for human- and workers´ rights, the environment, climate, nature, and corruption. Our main ethical principle is that everything we do must withstand the public eye. 

    Norconsult evaluates risk of violations of basic human- and workers´ rights in its own operations and with business partners, as part of the company´s annual process for strategic risk management. Norconsult is committed to the UN Global Compact, and annually report on human rights. This forms the basis for conducting due diligence assessments.

    Our business partners are obliged to sign a code of ethics, that expresses a defined standard for human rights and working conditions. In countries with high risk of corruption and violations of human and employee rights, due diligence assessments are carried out as a part of a background check of the suppliers.

    Norconsult has established an independent Reporting function where one can report concerns and infringements of laws, regulations, or the Norconsult Group Code of Ethics.

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    Social responsibility

    Norconsult collaborates with Engineers without borders (IUG), a non-profit organisation which provides engineering expertise (to the development and humanitarian aid sector). We also have a collaboration with Gi Gaven Videre, in connection with the annual Christmas gift from the company. Employees receive a gift card which is donated to a charity of their choice. Norconsult also collaborates with the organisation MOT and shares their philosophy of showing courage, caring for others and making your own choices. 

    Our business is based on value creation through project. Annually the company carries over 20,000 small and large projects both nationally and internationally.

    Norconsult has expanded the range of services, capacity and geographic presence through organic growth, creation of new businesses and acquisitions. The company's financial strength, expertise and market position provides a solid foundation for further business.

    Financial information about Norconsult is described in the Company's annual report.

    Download the annual reports here:

    Year 2022

    Year 2021
    Year 2020  (printer-friendly version)
    Year 2019  (printer-friendly version)
    Year 2018
    Year 2017
    Year 2016
    Year 2015

    Year 2014
    Year 2013

    Norconsult has established an independent whistleblowing function (Norconsult Speak Up) where one can report concerns and infringements of laws, regulations or the Norconsult Group Code of Ethics. Through Norconsult Speak Up you may report concerns or suspect of misconduct that you become aware of. 

    Link to Norconsult Speak Up:

    Norconsult Speak Up (

    The Norconsult Group Internal Audit is responsible for all documentation concerning the case, and to ensure an independent and appropriate course of action regarding the case. Reports will be handled in privacy and confidence pending discrete and comprehensive follow-up.

    Norconsult takes privacy seriously and processing of data will be in accordance with Norconsult’s at all times applicable Data Protection Policy.

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