Mjøs Metallvarefabrikk AS and Revolve NTNU

Mjøs Metallvarefabrikk AS is a manufacturing company, with in-house production capabilities for prototyping, casting, machining, assembly, and testing. Their key strategy is to support customers with production know-how and provide engineering services with a real design-for-production approach.

The company is well equipped for engineering turn-key solutions; as a stand-alone service or in joint cooperation with the customer. Mjøs Metallvarefabrikk AS manufactures a wide variety of mechanical precision components for the maritime industry, the offshore and subsea market, as well as other demanding industries.

Their facility is located on Osterøy, just north of Bergen. Mjøs Metallvarefabrikk AS was established in 1865, hence representing more than 150 years of proud heritage within the foundry and machining business.

Mjøs Metallvarefabrikk AS focuses on state-of-the-art technological solutions to ensure competitive and sustainable production of mechanical components and products. This requires sustained focus, continuous development of their organization, and the technological tools and equipment they utilize in production.

To ensure their competitive strategy, Mjøs Metallvarefabrikk is conducting a number of internal development projects, and are participating in extensive development programs with renowned industry partners and research institutions. They strive to maintain a close dialogue with relevant educational institutions, both to ensure the recruitment of future employees, and to convey the industry’s requirements and expectations of the respective educational institutions.

Mjøs Metallvarefabrikk AS looks at sponsoring Revolve NTNU as a great opportunity to support technological development, and to participate in creating an ever more impressive race car. The journey taken on by a new team of students each year, truly correlates to their own mission - putting theory into practice.

Since they started working with Revolve NTNU in 2018, they’ve almost made it a tradition to machine our rim centers. During the 2020 season they also took upon us the challenge to machine their new aluminium uprights, and for the 2021 as well as the 2022 season they machined our new rim centers, which also functions as the hub for our gearbox. This season they are machining a re-designed version of last years rim center, which will make more space for the brake system, and house new sturdier wheel bearings.

This year, Mjøs Metallvarefabrikk AS has machined our rim centers.

Revolve NTNU is always impressed with the parts Mjøs Metallvarefabrikk AS delivers, and are thankful for the complex machining expertise they bring to the project, which enables us to push boundaries and increase the performance of our racecar.

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