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Kongsberg Digital buys NSG Digital stake

Kongsberg Digital and NSG Digital have already worked together on developing a new logistics system called NSG E2E Kongsberg Digital and NSG Digital have already worked together on developing a new logistics system called NSG E2E

Kongsberg Digital is set to purchase a 34 per cent ownership share in NSG Digital, a subsidiary of the Wilhelmsen-owned supply base and logistics company NorSea Group, whom Kongsberg Digital will partner in efforts to digitalise the supply chain in the oil and gas and offshore wind industries.

{mprestriction ids="1,2"}Kongsberg Digital and NSG Digital have collaborated since the beginning of 2017 on developing a new logistics system called NSG E2E. NSG E2E (End-to-End) is offered as a part of Kongsberg Digital's application platform, Kognifai, and is used to facilitate information sharing and collaboration in the supply chain.

“We are very excited by the investment in software development made by NorSea Group and its subsidiary NSG Digital,” said Inge André Sandvik, chief digital officer at Wilhelmsen.

“(This) is one of several collaborative projects in our group, and digitalisation is shaping our future within the maritime industry.”

Managing director of NSG Digital, Henrik Heggland, also noted that his company had identified strong synergies between Kongsberg Digital and NSG Digital from the outset of the collaboration process, and said that their combined efforts would now be multiplied following this latest deal.{/mprestriction}

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