Maritime News

Recently, The New Business Venture Fund, an Icelandic venture capital investor, invested in Marorka. After the deal, the NBVF share in Marorka will be 20%. According to Dr. Jón Ágúst Þorsteinsson, managing director of Marorka, the involvement of the venture fund will strengthen the company...

Marorka took part in the bi-annual international NorFishing exhibition in Trondheim last week. Marorka's Managing Director, Jón Ágúst Þorsteinsson, Kristinn Aspelund, Sales and Marketing Director together with our new Sales Manager in Norway, Atle Hansen shared the Icelandic stand with other Icelandic firms as well...

Marorka celebrated its 4th birthday on the 6th of June 2006. Even though Marorka is just four years old, its products and services are built on more than ten years of energy management research. Many noteworthy items have occurred since Marorka's last birthday; here are the...

The abstract below is from the Dalhousie University press release announcing the joint research collaboration: Dalhousie University is pleased to announce the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with Maroka ehf, a high-tech Icelandic company specializing in energy management and energy systems research for ocean vessels....

Marorka reached an important milestone today when the audit of its ISO 9001:2000 quality management system was completed. Mr. Andrass Joensen from Det Norske Veritas (DNV) performed the audit and informed the company that the audit results were successful i.e. formal certification pending. Marorka began...

When combining global and local we become “Glocal”. MARORKA will present and demonstrate the Maren 2 energy management system during the DanFish 2005 in Aalborg Kongres and Kultur Center. Marorka has booked Kræmmerstuen Thursday October 13th and Latinerstuen Friday October 14th, where Marorka will demonstrate...

The Fisheries Minister and Mayor of Kópavogur hosted the Icelandic Fisheries Awards on the 9th of September. The awards were set up to recognize achievement both within the Icelandic fishing industry and internationally. Marorka's Maren 2 won the best new product award. In the adjacent image,...