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Stokke Industri AS to acquire 38.6% of Jets AS

(Wednesday, December 20, 2017)
Stokke Industri AS has entered into an agreement to acquire 38.6% of the shares in Jets AS. The sellers are Marin Eiendom AS and Ranveig Antonia Gjerde, Trude Gjerde and Mathias H. Gjerde. The acquisition is pending a satisfactory due diligence of the company.
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Øyvind Tørlen appointed new CEO of Jets Vacuum

(Monday, July 3, 2017)
Starting in October, Mr. Øyvind Tørlen will be taking over the position as CEO of Jets Vacuum AS. His predecessor, Mr. Jan Tore Leikanger, announced earlier this year that he wishes to step down in order to take on a new position at the company.
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Jets Vacuum CEO turns to business development

(Monday, March 20, 2017)
Jan Tore Leikanger to become Vice President of Business Development at Jets Vacuum when the company succeeds in finding a new CEO.
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The Standing Committee on Energy and the Environment visits Jets™

(Tuesday, March 8, 2016)
The Norwegian Parliament's Standing Committee on Energy and the Environment visited Jets™ on Tuesday, March 8th, accompanied by County Mayor Jon Aasen and County Governor Lodve Solholm. Their one-hour visit allowed the committee members to get acquainted with the Jets™ group's resource-saving sanitary systems.
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New Jets™ board structure

(Friday, June 26, 2015)
After 17 years on the board at Jets™, chairman Jan Driveklepp has chosen to step back and enjoy his retirement. The company has taken this opportunity to make a change of pace in preparation for the future, by taking on new board members with skills that include environmentally rated buildings – an exciting international market in which the Norwegian firm is seeing very promising growth.
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Scanship and Jets™ cooperate with integrated systems for cruise ships

(Thursday, June 4, 2015)
Two of the world’s leading companies in maritime waste management have signed an agreement to join forces, in an effort to better serve cruise ship operators and yards globally. Scanship’s well-known Total Clean Ship System, which incorporates its Advanced Wastewater Purification and Waste Management solutions, will now be accompanied by Jets Vacuum’s highly acclaimed vacuum toilet system. The result is a fully integrated waste and wastewater handling package that combines the very best technologies available from the two Norwegian companies.
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Beware of counterfeit parts offered as OEM parts

(Monday, April 13, 2015)
It has been brought to our attention that the Chinese company “Shanghai VacDrain Vacuum Drainage Equipment Co., Ltd.” (VacDrain) is currently offering spare parts for several makes of vacuum sanitary systems - including Jets™.
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In loving memory of Kåre Audun Haddal

(Tuesday, November 18, 2014)
It is with great sadness that I inform you that our colleague and friend, Kåre Audun Haddal, passed away on Friday, November the 14th, after having for some time struggled with illness.
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Warning: employment scam

(Friday, August 15, 2014)
Jets Vacuum has recently received several job applications from South African nationals who believe they are applying for a job with Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL). Based on the information in these applications, it is evident that scammers are trying to pass themselves off as a recruiting agent for NCL, using Jets Vacuum’s name and postal address as the main point of contact.
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Jets™ wins the Norwegian Export Award 2014

(Wednesday, April 9, 2014)
The Norwegian Export Conference became an extra pleasant experience for Jets™ CEO Jan Tore Leikanger today, as he received the Norwegian Export Award 2014 from His Royal Highness Crown Prince Haakon of Norway in an award ceremony at the end of the conference.
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