Business Concept

Established in 2004, North Invent provides well designed, reliable and flexible solutions to the marine, shipping and offshore industry with focus on visual information systems. Based in Haugesund, Norway, the company uses its specialist know-how to develop high quality modular products that are easily scalable and adaptable to meet any specific customer requirement.

The company’s flexibility and approach to building customer partnerships has resulted in market share growth in a core market of high-end navigation monitors for commercial vessels in addition to penetration of application specific markets such as security/CCTV, engine room systems, mega yachts and solutions for naval vessels.

North Invent will build on our position to become an increasingly significant and successful solutions provider by realizing rule breaking strategies in the market.

Clear Purpose:
North Invent design and develop our solutions so that our Customers’ systems become more attractive.

No Hassle:
North Invent do not sell on price only. Our quality shall always be at the highest level.

Global Thinking:
North Invent support and service our Customers anywhere in the world utilizing our extensive global partnerships.

No Guessing:
North Invent investigate the needs of our Customers down to the finest detail.

Management Principles:
North Invents management has a Customer oriented and commercial mindset. Focus is on continuous improvement.

 

PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT

Our product development is strongly focused on customer problem solving as every R&D project is driven by an identified and assessed market need. We have established a high quality R&D process with vast in-house experience combined with strong sourcing network ensuring rapid product development turnaround. Cooperating with all the major notified bodies we have a proven track record on project management, approvals and certifications. In addition to the marine approvals, our products are compliant to a selection of MIL standards.

Our main partners are as follows:

 

HISTORY

2004:
Founded by highly experienced entrepreneurs.
First SeaLine products developed and type approved.

2005:
Test production started.

2006:
OEM contract signed with L3-SAM Electronics.
First mass production and customer deliveries.

2007:
Moved production location to Hedensted/Jutland.
OEM contract with SAAB for navy vessels.

2008:
Unit no. 5.000 delivered.

2009:
Glass front products developed and production started.

2010:
New management and ownership.
QA system/processes => ISO 9001:2008 achieved.

2011:
Decision made to outsource current production to M-Comp.
Co-operation started with EMS partner GPV (Asia).

2012:
Development of next generation monitor solutions initiated.

2013:
Prototypes of WAVE family monitors completed.
Changed business address to Norway.
Unit no. 10.000 delivered.

2014:
Type approvals achieved for WAVE and WAVE XL monitors.