Dr.techn.Olav Olsen AS was founded in 1962
Dr.techn.Olav Olsen AS is an independent structural and marine technical consultancy which is active within the areas of conceptual and detailed design of offshore structures as well as structures built onshore. The company was established 50 years ago and has currently around 80 employees. With its focus on technical development, their expertise is based on a number of research and development projects, consultancy and design projects within its markets. Hence, the consultancy boasts a broad range of specialist expertise over and beyond that of traditional structural engineering.
The founder of the consultancy, Olav Olsen, was himself awarded the prestigious FIP medal and the Gustave Magnel Golden Medal, as well as honourable membership of the Norwegian Concrete Association. His son, Tor Ole Olsen, was the managing director from 1996 to 2010. During thees years he was responsible for giving the company a positive and significant growth. Today the company is managed by Olav Weider.