Annual Report and Sustainability Report 2019

Annual Report and Sustainability Report 2019

Extreme performance for Extreme conditions

Kongsberg Gruppen (KONGSBERG) is an international technology group that delivers advanced and reliable solutions that improve safety, security and performance in complex operations and under extreme conditions. KONGSBERG works with demanding customers in the global defence, maritime, oil and gas, fisheries and aerospace sectors.

The World of KONGSBERG

After completing the largest integration in KONGSBERG’s history, the company now operates in over 40 countries.

Directors’ Report 2019

2019 will be remembered as an eventful year for KONGSBERG. The company completed two key acquisitions, achieved a record high order intake, delivered growth in all business areas, and launched new products and systems.

Key Figures 2019


MNOK24,081+67.5% from 2018
  • Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace
  • Kongsberg Maritime
  • Other activities
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Business Areas

  • Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace

    Two decades of innovation, change and a focus on results have made Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace (KDA) a respected global technology leader and a leading supplier within defence, monitoring, space and aircraft structures, and within maintenance, repairs and service.

  • Kongsberg Maritime

    Kongsberg Maritime (KM) develops and supplies technology which is helping to realise sustainable management of the ocean space. The business area doubled in size during 2019, after KONGSBERG completed its largest acquisition to date.

  • Kongsberg Digital

    Kongsberg Digital (KDI) was established in 2016 to deliver next-generation software and digital solutions to customers in the maritime, oil and gas and renewable energy sectors. KDI possesses leading domain and digital expertise in areas which support increased automation and autonomous operations in the industry.


Human rights

KONGSBERG respects all internationally recognised human rights, as set out in our Code of Ethics and Business Conduct. Violations of human rights shall not occur at KONGSBERG.

Climate and the environment

We are monitoring our own production facilities and preparing climate and environmental accounts, which present an overview of our consumption.

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