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Kåre Storvik

Associated partner

Address: Lysaker Brygge 30,
N-1366 Lysaker, Norway

kare.storvik (at)
tel. +47 91145845


  • Dr. Almar-Næss Technical Academy, Oslo. Engineering Studies.
  • Otto Treiders Handelsskole, Oslo. Business Administration Studies.
  • Sør-Trøndelag University College, Faculty of Technology. Mechanical Engineering.

Work Experience:

2005 - : Sherpa Konsult as, Oslo. (Business Development Services Consulting Company). Partner.
1993 – 2005 : STORVIK & CO AS, Kirkenes, Murmansk and Oslo. (Business Development Services Consulting Company). Senior Consultant.
1989 – 1993 : Kværner Kimek as, Kirkenes. (Ship Repair and Mechanical Engineering Services Company). Managing Director
1983 – 1989 : Kværner Brug as, Oslo. (Design Engineering, Fabrication and Construction Company).
1988 – 1989: Managing Director
1985 – 1988 : Director, Kværner Egersund.
1983 – 1985: Director of the Industry and Offshore Division which included engineering offices in Oslo, the offshore fabrication yard, Kværner Egersund, and the mechanical construction department, Kværner Montasje.
1981 – 1983 : Kværner Engineering as, Trondheim. (Design Engineering and Contracting Company). Director Mid and Northern Norway Region. Special assignment: Project manager for the uprighting of the overturned Living Quarters Platform "Alexander L. Kielland" on behalf of the Royal Ministry of Trade and Shipping.
1974 – 1981 : VIGOR AS, Orkanger. (Offshore Industry Engineering, Fabrication and Construction Company)) Managing Director. Responsible for establishing,
developing and managing the VIGOR module yard. Total yard investments app. 55 mill. NOK. Total turnover, offshore industry fabrications and hook up services 1974 - 1980, appr. 900 mill. NOK.
Special assignments:
- Project Manager for fabrication of 14 production modules for the FRIGG TCP-2 platform.
- Project Manager for fabrication of 4 compression modules for the FRIGG TCP-2 platform.
1971 – 1974 : Kværner Engineering as, Lysaker.(Design Engineering and Contracting Company). Deputy Managing Director. Responsible for development of the Company into a multi-discipline design 2 engineering company for the oil and gas industry through the following activities:
1971 – 1973: Development of basis for the company's entering into design engineering and contracting for the oil and gas industry.
1973 – 1974: Project Manager for the Cod and Tor engineering projects awarded from Phillips Petroleum Company.
Each project included the design of a complete offshore oil/gas facility, including jacket/pile design, production systems, drilling systems, utilities, crew quarters and all supporting services.
1974 : Project Director for all oil and gas industry projects, including contracts for Cod, Tor, Edda, Eldfisk (Phillips), S.E. Tor (Amoco), Frigg (Elf) and Mongstad Refinery off Sites (Rafinor)
1969 – 1971: Kværner Brug as. (Design Engineering, Fabrication and Contracting Company Section Head. Marine gas cargo pressure vessels for LPG, Ethylene and LNG
cargo vessels. Responsible for management, design and fabrication..
1958 – 1969: NORATOM - NORCONTROL A/S, Oslo and Kjeller.(Design Engineering and contracting company)
1966 – 1969: Head of Nuclear Equipment Division. Responsible for management, sales, design and production.
1961 – 1966: Project Manager assigned to Eurochemic, Mol, Belgium for
- Engineering and construction of High Level Waste Storage Plants Nos. 1 and 2.
- Installation of Radioactive Process Sampling and Analysis Systems.
- Design, procurement and installation of Radioactive Pond Water Purification System.
1958 – 1961: Project Manager for design and construction of Nuclear research reactor NORA at Kjeller, Norway.
1952 – 1958: A/S ELEKTRISK SVEISNING, Oslo. (Design and fabrication company)
Design engineer for design and fabrication supervision of boilers, pressure vessels and process equipment.

Areas of professional experience:

  • Design, Fabrication, Construction and Project Management, Boilers, Pressure Vessels and Process Equipment, Nuclear Plants and Offshore Oil and Gas Facilities.
  • Establishment and Management of Competence Based Engineering and Consultancy Enterprises.
  • Business Development Services and Project Implementation Services in Norway and Russia.

Languages:  Norwegian, English.