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Responsible for the maintenance of Flytoget’s new trains

Responsible for the maintenance of Flytoget’s new trains

Since the start of operations, Mantena has maintained the airport express trains in Norway for Flytoget. From now on, we will also maintain the 8 modern, newly purchased trains which will be in commercial operation from 3rd June 2021. Many may have seen the new train...

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The 2020 Annual report is published

The 2020 Annual report is published

Hans Olav Storsveen from the engine department of the Grorud workshop adorns the front page of Mantena's 2020 annual report. His words "Sometimes you have to approach a problem in a new way to solve it" sum up the Covid-19 year in a way that is relatable to many of...

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New paint hall creates new opportunities

New paint hall creates new opportunities

The modern, new paint hall at the Grorud workshop will be one of Europe's largest paint halls. This means that, in the future, Mantena can handle even larger assignments for even more customers The construction of the hall is planned to be completed during this year....

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Good results for Mantena’s annual customer survey

Good results for Mantena’s annual customer survey

Mantena's annual customer satisfaction survey has now been completed. The survey maps how Mantena's customers’ employees experience the collaboration in different areas. This year's survey shows a positive trend with consistently satisfied customers. The highest score...

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Focus on project implementation

Focus on project implementation

Better workflow, more efficiency and increased productivity. These are important keywords for Mantena's internal "project school".   In the face of the new railway sector and the associated changed competitive situation, Mantena has chosen to invest large...

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Mantena takes an active social responsibility

Mantena takes an active social responsibility

The UN's goals for sustainable development have led to all major companies in recent years having to formalise and operationalise their work with the environment and sustainability. The 17 goals are about more than the environment, as they also address important...

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Many career opportunities in the railway industry

Many career opportunities in the railway industry

Mantena has a wide and diverse team of employees, but the number of female employees is still too low, as is the case in the railway industry in general. Of our almost one thousand employees, the proportion of women is just over eight per cent. Most women in the...

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Mantena in full control of risk analyses

Mantena in full control of risk analyses

Risk assessments on the agenda at Mantena.    Tore Hanseth is safety and quality advisor at Mantena. One of his tasks is to ensure that the company always complies with government laws and regulations, as well as applicable certifications and contractual...

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3D scanning of rolling stock and components

3D scanning of rolling stock and components

Maintenance provider Mantena gets support from The Research Council of Norway for an important digitisation project.   Mantena has a strong focus on innovation to enable it to deliver modern maintenance services adapted to the new rail sector. The company has now...

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Safety first at Mantena

Safety first at Mantena

HSE has always been an important area in Mantena, but we are now taking measures to strengthen HSE work even further.   The upheaval in the railway sector in recent years has led to new requirements regarding efficiency, which in turn have increased focus on...

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Mantena builds modern, new paint hall

Mantena builds modern, new paint hall

Mantena has now, together with Bane NOR Eiendom, started work to build one of Europe's largest paint halls in the workshop at Grorud. The new paint hall is scheduled to be completed during the fourth quarter of 2021 and will have an interior length of 113 meters. The...

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An exciting workplace

An exciting workplace

Satisfied apprentices help secure continued recruitment at Mantena. With around one thousand employees, Mantena is one of the country's major industrial players. The company has been a leader in the maintenance of light rail vehicles for years and has a strong track...

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New and modern Mantena workshop successfully in operation

New and modern Mantena workshop successfully in operation

After a long period of preparation and planning, the new Mantena workshop for Øresund trains was finally opened on 13th. December.  The workshop, located in Hässleholm, Scania, is the most modern train workshop in Sweden. Everything is in place for optimal maintenance...

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Mantena builds expertise

Mantena builds expertise

Mantena aims to become the Nordic region's most customer-oriented and innovative provider of train equipment maintenance services. With this in mind, the current focus of the business is on skills building and continuous improvement. Anyone who has worked with...

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Mantena strengthens project implementation

Mantena strengthens project implementation

Solid project work does not happen by chance. Mantena has taken this seriously! In a large industrial company like Mantena, lots of projects, small and large, are carried out every week. These projects range from simple component repairs to comprehensive remodelling...

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Mantena was working behind the scenes when NSB became Vy

Mantena was working behind the scenes when NSB became Vy

When NSB was being rebranded, there were very few people who knew about it. One of those few was project manager Per Henning Torgersen at Mantena.   In spring 2019, after 126 years, the NSB brand became history when the company was renamed Vy. Prior to the...

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Modernised logo and new slogan for Mantena

Modernised logo and new slogan for Mantena

Mantena is taking a positive approach towards the new competitive landscape and the opening-up of borders in the railway sector. In order for our company to stand out in a market with lots of strong players and solid brands, there are many things that need to be in place.

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Preparing for the future

Preparing for the future

Preparing for the future Fresh, new expertise is needed in Mantena.Mantena finds itself in new and exciting times, where focus on both the environment, and trains as a means of transport, is becoming increasingly important. Consequently, we are looking for new employees…

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Mantena is ready for Rail Passenger Service Tender 1: South!

Mantena is ready for Rail Passenger Service Tender 1: South!

Mantena is ready for Rail Passenger Service Tender 1: South!
After being awarded the first contract for Rail Passenger Service Tender 1: South, we are now ready for the start of the contract. Together with Go-Ahead, we will ensure a high-quality service on the long-distance rail service between Oslo and Stavanger, as well as the commuter rail service in Stavanger and Arendal, providing a reliable, safe and environmentally friendly means of transportation for customers in these areas.

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News – We have moved! New opportunities in a new era 

News – We have moved! New opportunities in a new era 

News – We have moved! New opportunities in a new era
On Monday 18th November, we moved our headquarters to modern, new offices at the main Oslo train station, Oslo S.
But don´t worry! We have only moved a few hundred metres from our previous location to Jernbanetoget 1.
Here you can find us on the 6th floor of the DA-building, which is also home to many other rail companies.

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Öresundståg – Signed Partnership with SJ

Öresundståg – Signed Partnership with SJ

Mantena will maintain the trains in southern Sweden and Øresund area. 
We are proud to inform that Mantena has signed a cooperation agreement with SJ as the total supplier of maintenance in the contract SJ has been awarded for the operation of the Öresund train.

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Won business – MÄLARTÅG

Won business – MÄLARTÅG

Mantena has won the maintenance contract for Mälardals traffic in Sweden on behalf of SJ AB. The assignment is for maintenance of the new double deck (Dosto) manufactured by Stadler.
The agreement between Mantena and SJ AB will start in 2019 with an option until December 2024.

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