Welcome to Kings Bay AS - Ny-Ålesund

Ny-Ålesund is a centre for international arctic scientific research and environmental monitoring.
Kings Bay AS' vision is to support "the best interests of Arctic research and environmental monitoring" and the company's main task is to be a facilitator for Ny-Ålesund.

Kings Bay's role as a facilitator is primarily as the supplier of infrastructure services, but the company also offer other services that contribute to greater research coordination and collaboration. Kings Bay plays a central role in ensuring good information flow between actors in Ny-Ålesund and in relation to the world at large. Kings Bay also builds networks to expand and maintain contact with similar Arctic research stations and research communities.

Total solar eclipse in Ny-Ålesund

20.03.2015 13:45
At 11:10 Ny-Ålesund dived into the night again for two spectacular minutes. The moon ...
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Nominated for Cultural Heritage Award

05.02.2015 14:37
Two of the protected buildings in Ny-Ålesund are nominated for the 2015 European Unio...
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Busy year

05.02.2015 14:07
Increased research activity has resulted in more than 14.500 researcher days in Ny-Ål...
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Life in the polar night

23.01.2015 09:32
What happens in the arctic during the polar night? To find out the Mare Incognitum gr...
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