SINTEF is a non-profit independent research organization, and with approximately 2000
employees among the largest in Europe. SINTEF performs contract research and
development for a wide range of both Norwegian and international industry customers,
and participates as a research partner in publicly funded research projects, both at the national and to a large degree at the EU level.
For that purpose, SINTEF has an EU project office with skilled personnel for the administrative handling of EU projects.