• ·
  • ·

News of events such as conferences, forums, and seminars

Collaborative Meetings with Nordic Experts on MG/MC Technology of Construction equipment

Writer : admin Reg date : 2023-10-03

Nordic countries such as Norway and Finland have been developing Machine Guidance (MG) and Machine Control (MC) technologies for construction equipment, focusing on earthworks, for over 20 years, and these technologies are now commonly used at most infrastructure construction sites in the region. 

Dr. Sung-min Cho, Director General of the Center for Smart Construction Technology, visited Oslo, Norway, from October 3 to 4, 2023, to meet with professional developers, global companies, and contractors participating in the development, distribution, and utilization of MG/MC technology in the Nordic region.


1. Meeting with Mr. Erik Sørngård (R&D Manager) and programming developer at Gundersen & Loken AS (DIGPILOT)



2. Meeting with Mr. Pal-Eirik Senland at Hexagon's Leica Geosystems in Norway Branch 



3. Meeting and discussion session with Mr. Pasi Joensuu (SVP), Mr. Anders Tiltnes (GM), Mr. Morten Jarvis Westergård, Mr. Jo Forseth Indgaard, Mr. Terje Madsen (BIM Manager) and others at Finland-based “Infrakit AS” Norway Office 


4. Meeting with Mr. Anders Hoel Nielsen at Veidekke, the largest construction company in Norway 



BA Networks of Norway (BA-Nettverket) and Ms. Inger Hokstad arranged and guided the meeting program and field visits.