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Thoams Skauen
Press Contact:
Thomas Skauen
Head of Communications
Phone: +47 69 30 00 60

Key information about Sleipner Motor AS

  • World leading marine technology company based in Fredrikstad, Norway. ISO9001 certified.
  • Manufacturing Side-Power thrusters, roll stabilizers and steering systems for work and leisure boats up to approx.160 feet
  • Established in 1908
  • Most leading boat builders in the world on the client list
  • In-house R&D department with 18 engineers & technicians divided into the fields of mechanics, electronics, software and hydraulics
  • 145 full time employees in the group
  • Worldwide sales and service, with its own companies in Denmark, England, Finland, Germany and Sweden.
  • Over 80% of the production is exported
  • 15% growth so far in 2018
  • CEO: Arne Kai Skauen


  • 2004: Company of the Year in Fredrikstad
  • 2008: Export Company of the Year in Østfold County
  • 2011: NMMA Innovation Awards (USA) for Proportional Thrusters
  • 2013: DAME Overall Winner. Design Award METS. (Regarded as the industry's own "Oscars")

Press Kit

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Press Kit on Dropbox

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