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KiteMill                      
since 2008
  • Thomas Hårklau
  • Lode Carnel
  • Christer Svenkerud
  • Sture Smidt
  • Jo Grini
  • Espen Oland
  • Tallak Tveide    
  • Jon Gjerde, majority shareholder   https://www.kitemill.com/page/43/History
    HG pilot

  • 2008   
    "The company was established by
    Jon Gjerde,
    Olav Aleksander Bu,
    Thomas Hårklau,
    Tom Løvik,
    Ole Bernhard Larsen and
    Tor Audun Kleppe in 2008.
    "
Spark kite has rigid wing in pumping operation for groundgen PTO.  VTOL (with onboard battery pack driving four propellers)   Carbon fiber.
  • Videos
  • Technical: Lode Carnel  lc@kitemill.no
  • Business:  Thomas Hårklau   +47 468 37 117
    th@kitemill.no
  • test center at Lista
  • open job positions are announced
  • "4 propellers for vertical takeoff and landing"
  • headquarters are in Voss
  • Branch offices:
  • Lista Fly Og Næringspark    
  • What is status of the order for five plants? 
    "Vollan Holding AS has signed LOI for first demonstration park"
  • http://www.energykitesystems.net/KiteMill/index.html
  • KiteMill apparently did not obtain physical used wings during the IP buyout of KPS.      Early 2020 note.

Lager vindkraft uten vindmøller. Voss-selskap får 24 millioner av EU.
– Verdensledende innen sitt felt, sier Innovasjon Norge
Feb. 28, 2020, post by Joe Faust

Nordics' first airborne wind energy farm on track 'for 2021' after takeover
Norwegian airborne wind energy (AWE) company Kitemill has bought the intellectual property assets of Scotland's Kite Power Solutions (KPS), as it

"Kitemill majority shareholder Jon Gjerde, who also chairs industry body Airborne Wind Europe, sees the acquisition as “very good news” for the AWE sector."
Oct. 17, 2019                Dave Santos

Kitemill's E-VTOL R&D featured at AWEC2019

A KIS gimble method based on kite and sailing rigging is to hang the airframe from a simple 'lazy-jack' (pulley) micro-block cascade,
Kitemill’s VTOL progress presented at AWEC

Harvesting airborne wind energy using rigid kites.

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