Turn & Face the Strange

“The more things change the more they stay the same.” That’s a somewhat sad sounding opening line, huh blog fans? The famous phrase pertains to the sorry belief that despite our best efforts some aspects of life cannot be altered or escaped. However, what if things are already great, then why would you want change…

Getting Around in Norfolk

It’s been a while since my last blog post and I have now moved from Oslo to Wells-Next-the-Sea where I’m part of the team keeping the turbines at Sheringham Shoal spinning, providing pure energy to 220,000 UK households. If you’re a loyal follower, Wells-Next-the-Sea (or just Wells, as the locals call it) is the lovely…

Keeping the Turbines Turning at Sheringham Shoal

Dear blog, you alright? 14 months into my trainee program me I guess it is time for an update. My first 12 months I worked at Statkraft HQ in Oslo for the wind asset management team. Six of those months I spent with the onshore team and the remaining with the offshore team, which also…

Adapting to the rhythm of the working life

In a few days my rotation in Wind Offshore, Electrical Systems is over and I move on to Power and Generation, Electro Technology. It has been six nice months with various work tasks, socialisation with new colleagues and learning to know Oslo – and of course adapting to the rhythm of the working life as…