Karin Berentsen, 100 % owner of ARCT AS, is the Project Owner of ARCT.
ARCT is a prized start-up selected to participate in several Norwegian incubator programs; 2017 Ipart Tech Startup Accellerator (ITSA), 2016 Angel Challenge, 2015/16 SR Bank and ‘Stavanger Nye muligheter’ incubator programs.
Background and Funding
August 2018: ESA, European Space Agency, funding of 60.000 Euro.
Partners: CICERO International Centre for Climate Change, Science and Technology [S&T] for satellite imaging, DNV-GL and NINA (Norwegian Centre for Nature Research).
2016 – 2019: Innovation Norway (IN) funding of 1.8 mill. NOK /195 k Euro.
Partners: DNV-GL, Ramboll, ASRC (Energy services, Alaska), NINA (Norwegian Centre for Nature Research) and UARCTIC (the University of the Arctic).