Nortek AS

Nortek AS is a scientific instrumentation company that develops and manufactures acoustic Doppler instrumentation. This includes Doppler Velocity Logs (DVLs) used for navigation in the subsea, and Acoustic Doppler Current Profilers (ADCPs) and current meters for use in the open ocean, coastal environments, rivers, lakes and laboratories. Our diverse product portfolio supports measurements for navigation applications, waves, turbulence and long-range current profiles. Our customers are scientists, research institutions, and consulting engineers, all with demanding applications requiring state-of-the-art instrumentation that is reliable and easy to use.

Nortek is composed of a dedicated team of well-trained technicians, engineers, and oceanographers. Our main office is outside of Oslo, Norway where we undertake product development, assembly and testing. Nortek have subsidiaries in the US, UK, France, the Netherlands, China, Japan, Australia and Brazil. In other areas, our products are distributed by regional representatives.

Nortek is privately held and is a strategic partner within the NOC Marine Robotics Innovation Centre

Contact Information
Director / Head: 
Atle Lohrmann
UK Office: Room W1/38, National Oceanography Centre, European Way, Southampton, SO14 3ZH
Switchboard Number: 
+44(0) 2380 596 428

Consultancy Services and Products

Acoustic Wave and Current Profiler
Current Meter
Current Profiler
Doppler Velocity Log
Horizontal Current Profiler
Online Software
Post-processing Software
Speed Log
Vessel-mounted Current Profiler