News & Articles
Bjørn Utgård appointed CEO of Hyke
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Bjørn Utgård as new Chief Executive Officer as of 1 Dec 2021
Meet us at the ITS World Congress 11-15 October 2021
Meet us at the ITS World Congress. We will be available at the Nordic Pavilion together with ITS Norway, presenting our sustainable, connected mobility solution. Visit us at the Nordic+ Pavilion in Hall 5, stand B5221.
Clean waterborne public transport: the next big thing in smart mobility?
Under the topic of transportation, Jana Menning in The Explorer has written a series of articles about zero-emission waterborne public transportation. The Explorer is the official marketplace for green and sustainable technology from Norway.
Hydrolift Smart City Ferries Welcomes New Investor
Dan Bordessa becomes a 50% owner together with Eker Group and will have an active role in further developing Hydrolift and Hydrolift Smart City Ferries/Hyke.
The waterway – the way forward for a toll-free urban growth?
The politicians in Buskerudbyen want an urban growth agreement without having to force car drivers to pay tolls. No other urban region has managed it.
Sustainable public transport in Drammen and Lier
Hydrolift Smart City Ferries is now a partner of SAMS Norway. We want to work actively for a significant Norwegian value creation, where sustainable and autonomous mobility systems are central.
Fredrikstad Blad: City of Fredrikstad will test autonomous ferry
Fredrikstad municipality is considering reopening a local ferry route temporarily to test the new autonomous ferry developed at Hydrolift Smart City Ferries.
Smart Mobility – The New Reality
For more than 20 years, Hydrolift has been in the forefront in high-performance boats for private and professional use. Innovation is a constant process throughout our team and all ideas, big or small, are valued….
Finansavisen: Solvik-Olsen and Eker chasing 40 million NOK for electric ferries
The serial entrepreneur Bård Eker is scanning the investor market for funding of the electrical ferry project from Hydrolift Smart City Ferries. The value is estimated to be over 100 mill NOK.
Halvor Vislie becomes COO of Hydrolift Smart City Ferries
Former Minister of Transport Ketil Solvik-Olsen will be joined by Halvor Vislie in Bård Eker’s new transport initiative. – Great socio-economic potential, says the former The Future Group leader.