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Knut Joar Hatlen (born 1959)
Vice President at Miras Grotnes AS and Miras Multimaskin AS

Hatlen has multiple roles in the industry both as a CEO at Miras Grotnes and Miras Multimaskin as well as multiple certificates and professional memberships. Hatlen has a broad and diverse experience within the welding industry and has been a key resource in developing the Statoil pBase solution.
Hatlen has worked on many large projects in the offshore-industry. Hatlen also had an important part in the QA of the Norne gas-project as well as the implementation of Statoil pBase welding system.



Relevant Experience:






2003 - present


MIRAS GROTNES AS, www.miras.no - Managing Director

2003

UNITEK AS - manager

2001

Welding technical assistance at Elkem Technology Welding Coordinator on Ringhorn Tie Back System, Exxon Mobil

2000

Developing "Auditing guideline for suppliers of Welded Constructions and Pipelines", Statoil Doc. No. 2000083

1996 - 2000

Unifab Teknologi AS - Welding- and quality- coordinator at Multimaskin AS, NORNE Gas Export- project

1999

Assigned to Multimaskin AS, for coordinating welding- and quality assurance in NORNE Gas Export, project.Examination as European Welding Engineer -Project managing STATOIL PBASE

Developing and implementation of quality assurance system according to NS-EN 729-2 in Brown & Root Energy Services fore NORNE- and EKOFISK project.

Developing and impl. of qs. system acc.to NS-EN 729-2 at Helgeland Sveiseindustrier AS.

Developing welding-manual, STATOIL Gas Transport, Krst.

1998 - 1999

Assigned to STATOIL, NORNE DRT

1997 - 1998

Implementation of the Standard NS-EN 729 in the workshop at

  • Slipen AS
  • Reinertsen Vigor AS
  • Heinsa Mek. Verksted AS
  • Helgesen Rr AS
  • Multimaskin AS
  • Development of STATOIL LUP-project.

    Welding technical assistance for several workshops


Extra:



Memberships

Norwegian Welding Society

Norwegian Petroleum Society

Certifications

International Welding Engineer (IWE)

European Welding Inspection Engineer (EWIE)

Welding Inspector (NS 477)

Certificate of apprenticeship, welding and sheet metal worker

Other courses

Electronics

Electrotechnics

Pneumatics

Hydraulics The ministry of church and education course in basic safety training

Welding Inspector Course, Level 1

Languages

English

German

Norwegian



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