eSmart Systems at Nordic Innovation Summit

May 16th we’re part of the IoT panel at the Nordic Innovation Summit in Seattle.

New app effectively collects inspection data

eSmart Systems recently launched a new app called Mobile Ground Station (MGS). The app allows utilities to use their own DJI drones, collect inspection data and have it analyzed in the Connected Drone software.

eSmart Systems joins United Smart Cities

Thursday April 25, eSmart Systems signed a letter of intent with the United Nations Smart Sustainable City Network to establish Northern Europe's first United Smart Sustainable City Lab (USSC Lab).

Sign up to our webinar on AI and Machine Learning

In a webinar April 9, Chief Analytics Officer at eSmart Systems, Davide Roverso, will present how AI and deep neural network technology revolutionize traditional industries. 

eSmart Systems’ COO among Norway’s most successful tech women

For the third year in a row Abelia and the Norwegian tech network ODA has listed Norway’s 50 most successful tech women on the International Women’s Day (IWD), March 8. This year, as in previous years, we can find an eSmarter on the list.  Our very own Chief Operating Officer, Tina Skagen.

eSmart Systems admitted to NVIDIA’s Inception Program

In February, eSmart Systems was accepted for the INVIDIA Inception program. The program propels AI startups with powerful GPU tools, tech and deep learning expertise.

Continuous innovation and young talents are the key to retain a competitive advantage

On February 13, Tina Skagen, COO of eSmart Systems had the honor of giving a presentation at the Norwegian government's summit on higher education and job relevance.

Intelligent support for field inspectors

A new application from eSmart Systems is streamlining the field inspectors’ everyday life using artificial intelligence. 

Meet eSmart Systems at DistribuTECH

Together with Microsoft and partners, eSmart Systems is among the exhibitors at DistribuTECH in New Orleans, Feb 5-7. 

Equinor and Nysnø new investors in eSmart Systems

eSmart Systems today announced a successful capital raise of 18 MUSD. Equinor Energy Ventures leads the round joined by Nysnø Climate Investments (Norwegian sovereign wealth fund) and existing eSmart shareholders, including Kongsberg Digital.

eSmart Systems attending EPRI Conference in North Carolina

27 – 28 November, eSmart Systems is in Charlotte, NC to attend the 4th Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) for Utility Applications Workshop, by EPRI (Electric Power Research Institute).

Big Data Analytics for the Future Energy System

Dang Ha The Hien, Data Scientist at eSmart Systems, defended his PhD degree at the University of Oslo, Department of Informatics, November 23rd, 2018.

Join us at European Utility Week!

eSmart Systems is exhibitors at European Utility Week in Vienna, 6 - 8 November 2018. 

eSmart Systems kicks off a new Connected Drone project

Tuesday, eSmart Systems marked the end of the three-year research and innovation project Connected Drone. At the same time we kicked off a new project together with 17 power grid companies 

Join our webinar on energy efficiency

We arrrange a webinar, November 15, where you can learn how to empower users to optimize value from local generation and storage, as well as supplying flexibility to the grid. 

Learn how Microsoft and eSmart Systems is bringing innovative solutions to the energy and utility industries

eSmart Systems' Davide Roverso is featured in the very first episode of Microsoft’s new series How AI transform Business. 

International scaling strategy with world class business mentors

eSmart Systems is a part of 100ScaleUPs, an accelerator program hosted by the Norwegian Business School together with Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship in Boston.

- We need young, curious people

During the Research Days at the end of September, students from Halden High School learned about eSmart Systems and what it’s like to work in a technology company.

eSmart Systems admitted for TEA accelerator program

Together with seven other selected Norwegian AI.IoT scaleups eSmart Systems is part of the Tech city Executive Accelerator (TEA) program in London.

Thundercloud identifies potential issues in the US power grid

This summer eSmart Systems has been analyzing image data for a Midwest Utility in US, inspecting 40 miles of their powerlines using the Thundercloud drone system.

eSmart Systems signs new agreement with leading shopping centre player Citycon

eSmart Systems has been chosen to develop a smart energy platform for Citycon. The goal is to reduce the corporation’s energy costs, energy consumption and carbon footprint.

eSmart Systems recognized as global Microsoft AI partner

Thursday June 7, Microsoft announced 2018 Partner of the Year winners and finalists. eSmart Systems became one of the finalists in the Artificial Intelligence category.  

New owner strengthens Smartliv’s venture in the market

Hurum Kraft becomes the third company to buy into technology development company, Smartliv, which was initiated by eSmart Systems in 2015.

eSmart Systems got 3rd place in innovation contest

A total of ten participants took part in the competition arranged by Undervisningsbygg, where the goal was to propose solutions for storage of solar power produced on buildings.

“INVADE is a significant project for us”

As an energy software vendor, eSmart Systems always wants to be in front. The results of the large EU project, INVADE, will help put the company in a leading position.

Successful drone seminar: «Important to meet others in the same business»

April 17th - 18th, the seminar «Drones in the Power Grid” was held in Halden, with important companies representing more than half of Norway’s power grid present.

«This is the backpack version of Thundercloud»

eSmart Systems’ revolutionizing drone inspection product enters the Norwegian and Swedish market.

Join the conference which answers all your questions regarding drones in grid operation!

How suitable are drones for optimizing operation of the power grid? This question, and more, will be answered during eSmart Systems’ conference “Drones in Grid Operation” on April 17th and 18th.

eSmart Systems signs agreement in Denmark

When the Danish electricity distribution company nef Fonden decided to install new smart meters on Nordøstfyn, eSmart Systems was chosen to handle all the collected data – and make sure that the company gets the most out of the information.

Tina is one of Norway’s 50 most successful tech women

Celebrating the International Women's Day (IWD) on March 8, the Norwegian tech networks ODA and Abelia have crowned Norway’s 50 most successful tech women.  

TEA and eSmart Systems enter strategic partnership delivering analytics services

After three successful pilot projects with TEA clients, eSmart Systems and TEA (The Energy Authority) have signed a strategic partnership agreement to deliver analytics services.

Norwegian researchers will design the future EV society

eSmart Systems is one of the partners in the recent EU project GreenCharge, which aims to realize the “Zero Emissions Society” by innovating electric vehicle charging.

“In just four years, eSmart Systems have accomplished something others only dream about”

Last summer, eSmart Systems was presented as the Norwegian ISV of the year by Microsoft. Tuesday, the prize was handed out – and the company celebrated with cake.

“This collaboration is win-win-win”

Digital intelligence experts eSmart Systems and digital chart experts Electronic Chart Centre (ECC) join forces to deliver world-class map technology.

Smart control increases the capacity of electric vehicle charging

Through the three-year ChargeFlex project, eSmart Systems and its project partners have proven that existing infrastructure and capacity are better exploited with new technology.

eSmart Systems and Kragerø Energi sign significant contract

Kragerø Energi AS becomes the sixth company to utilize and operate Connected Drone Image Analysis, an intelligent assistant based on eSmart Systems’ Connected Platform.

Troms Kraft Nett enters an innovative consortium led by eSmart Systems

Troms Kraft Nett entered Astrum in January, a three-year R&D project focusing on AMI operations, grid operations, grid development and grid maintenance.

SFE Nett chooses eSmart Systems’ Connected Grid

SFE Nett and eSmart Systems have signed an agreement for the delivery of Connected Grid.

eSmart Systems Enters Partnership With the World's Largest Electronic Security Supplier

Stanley Security and eSmart Systems enter Strategic partnership.

eSmart Systems Reaches Important Milestone in the USA

eSmart Systems and Border States Electric to bring drone technology and high-end analytics to U.S. utility industry.

"No solution could be more important than helping the people of Florida"

TEA and eSmart Systems help JEA restore power to Hurricane Irma victims.

Join eSmart Systems as We Bring Thundercloud to the Netherlands

We are exhibiting at the European Utility Week (EUW) in Amsterdam 3rd to 5th of October 2017.

Norwegian eSmart Systems Helps Unpowered Americans After Hurricane “Irma”

By using drones and Artificial Intelligence (AI), Halden-based eSmart Systems aims to help provide Americans with power as soon as possible. ​

Kongsberg Geospatial and eSmart Systems partner to Deliver Real-time BVLOS Powerline Intelligence to Utility Companies

eSmart Systems Connected Drone solution to employ Kongsberg Geospatial IRIS situational awareness display for power line inspection in North America and Europe.

Royal Visitors Impressed by eSmart Systems’ Artificial Intelligence

Wednesday afternoon, Crown Prince Haakon Magnus and Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway arrived eSmart Systems at Remmen Business Park in Halden.

eSmart Systems Opens New US Headquarter

The new office will provide eSmart Systems a base to accelerate its expected growth.

Thundercloud launched in the USA

Thundercloud and Connected Drone were officially launched in the US market on August 22nd, 2017.

The Norwegian Crown Prince and Crown Princess are visiting eSmart Systems

On Wednesday 30th of August, the Crown Prince Haakon Magnus and Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway will be visiting the headquarters of eSmart Systems in Halden.

eSmart Systems to Open Office in North Dakota

At the UAS Summit in Grand Forks, eSmart Systems announced plans to open a new office in North Dakota.

eSmart Systems expands - Opens new office in Oslo

eSmart Systems is actively working to strengthen the company’s position both nationally and globally. In August, our first office in Oslo was opened.

eSmart Systems Partners With Atea

eSmart Systems has of July 1st entered a partnership agreement with Atea. This partnership is strategic both in terms of innovation and concrete sale of eSmart Systems’ solutions.

EMPOWER project reaches important milestone

EMPOWER is a research and development project meant to contribute to reaching the EU climate goals regarding the usage of more renewable energy. Recently, eSmart Systems w./ partners reached an important milestone in the project.

Jonas Gahr Støre as Summer Intern

In November 2017, national politician Jonas Gahr Støre expressed a wish to work as a summer intern at eSmart Systems. Friday, June 23rd, his wish was fulfilled.

– 87 percent believe technology improves municipal services

Wednesday, June 21st, eSmart Systems and Telenor hosted a digitalization seminar in Halden, to show Norwegian municipalities which possibilities lie within a smart utilization of data.

Large-scale launch of Connected Drone in Halden

Thursday June 1st, eSmart Systems hosted the most important arrangement in the company’s history so far, reaching thousands of people worldwide.

TEA and eSmart Systems enter agreement to initiate strategic partnership

The Energy Authority (TEA) has selected eSmart Systems US to provide the underlying data management and machine learning analysis systems in support of TEA's new “Connected Analytics" service.

eSmart Systems signs membership agreement in Asia

eSmart Systems' Managing Director in Asia, Henrik Bache, is located in Singapore. Thursday, he signed a membership agreement for an organization supporting Norwegian energy companies in the region. 

eSmart Systems Board Member among finalists for the ODA Award

For the ninth year in a row, the ODA Network is awarding female role models within the IT-business. This year, eSmart System’s Board Member, Hege Skryseth, is among the finalists for the ODA Award Person.

eSmart Systems' Düsseldorf Press Meeting – “Germany Can Save Billions of Euros”

On April 4th, 2017, eSmart Systems' Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Jørgen Kildahl, and Regional Manager Samuel Stähle invited to a press meeting at the Dreischeibenhaus in Düsseldorf - in connection with the opening of eSmart Systems' Düsseldorf offices.

IRIS permanently licensed to perform countrywide drone operations

As preferred Unmanned Air Vehicle-partner to the Connected Drone project led by eSmart Systems, IRIS Group has now received a permanent approval of doing Drone operations along power line grids all over Norway.

National interest in eSmart Systems’ technology and solutions

Friday 17th of March, national politicians from the Norwegian Labour Party, The Norwegian Water Resources and Energy Directorate and the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy visited eSmart Systems.

eSmart Systems welcomed customers to the 2017 Connected Grid User Conference

What does it take to keep up with the technological revolution? Tuesday 14th and Wednesday 15th of March, some of eSmart Systems’ customers of Connected Grid met for demonstrations and discussion in Halden.

Lyse Elnett enters drone project

In March, Lyse Elnett joined in as a partner in Connected Drone. Their participation means that the entire country is now represented in the project.

eSmart Systems’ Stig Ottesen defends his PhD degree

Stig Ødegaard Ottesen defended his PhD degree at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Department of Industrial Economics and Technology Management, on March 9th 2017.

Opens New Office in Germany

eSmart Systems is actively working to strengthen the company’s position in Europe. This February, our first office in Germany was opened.

Halden municipality share their experiences around virtual health

Virtual health solutions will play an important part in the future of healthcare. On Friday the 3rd of March, Halden municipality, in cooperation with eSmart Systems, presented Virtual Short Term Department to several public actors and other municipalities.

eSmart Systems featured in German media

Across several pages in the German energy magazine "Erneuerbare Energien" eSmart Systems is featured. 

Glitre Energi Nett chooses eSmart Systems’ Connected Grid

Glitre Energi Nett and eSmart Systems have signed a contract for the delivery of Connected Grid.

Match-making in India

eSmart Systems participated in a commercial, research and innovation delegation visit to India 6.-10.2.17, hosted by NCE Smart Energy Markets and  Innovation Norway’s office in New Delhi.

Norgesnett goes live with Connected Grid

Norgesnett and eSmart Systems have signed an agreement for the delivery of Connected Grid.

Connected Drone launch in Germany

eSmart Systems and Connected Drone is in Essen to inspire the visitors of E-world Energy & Water. 

eSmart Systems continues to grow in Europe

The Board of Directors of eSmart Systems AS today announced the appointment of Samuel T. Staehle as Senior Vice-President and Regional Manager DACH + BENELUX, effective immediately.

Join eSmart Systems at E-world!

We are exhibitors at E-world energy & water in Essen, 7th to 9th February. 

eSmart Systems signs agreement with Norway’s largest wholesaler and solar power plant

ASKO Vestby has chosen eSmart Systems and Connected Building as their solution to gain improved overview of energy production and consumption factors.