Tagged: France

Blanc drops France W.Cup squad for Norway game

PARIS — New France coach Laurent Blanc Friday has punished the country’s farcical World Cup squad by dropping each of the 23 players for a friendly against Norway next month. For Full Story &...

More foreign science on Svalbard

Both German and French scientists say they want to build new science stations for increased activity in the science community Ny-Ålesund on Svalbard. Also Japanese researchers say they may build a new science station...

Automotive Structures divestment completed

The sale of Hydro’s Automotive Structures business to the Germany-based Benteler Group has been finalized. The unit’s 1,200 employees joined Benteler on January 1. Automotive Structures was part of Hydro’s Automotive sector in the...

Exploring new avenues in the Arctic

Synthetic bags filled with sand was the solution that French and Norwegian partners came up with when they cooperated on a project to find new environment-friendly building materials that can withstand ice erosion and...

Queen of the ball!

When Camilla Herrem arrived at the banquet, she was all smiles, even though she was in tears just two hours earlier. “Me on the All Star Team? This is absolutely indescribable,” said a sparkling...

SOF CONSEIL joins Norwegian DNV group

French company SOF CONSEIL joins the Norwegian DNV group (Det Norske Veritas). SOF CONSEIL is a leading professional provider of safety and environmental risk management services. “This will be an important base for growing...