Uni Research Ltd (PIC: 999419616) is a research company with more than 400 highly-qualified employees from 35 different nations. The company has an annual turnover of € 46 million and consists of six departments. Uni Research carries out research and development in the fields of health, environment, climate, energy and social sciences. It is one of four partners in the Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research (BCCR). Uni Research Climate (UniRes), a department of Uni Research, carries out multidisciplinary research into the climate of the past, present and future. UniRes has a strong research group on marine biogeochemistry with more than 20 years of experience in marine carbon cycle investigations and in addition long experience in cooperating with Sudan. UniRes is ranked excellent in a recent national evaluation of the Earth Sciences in Norway. UniRes is leading the Ocean Thematic Centre (OTC), a central facility of the European Research Infrastructure programme Integrated Carbon Observation System (ICOS).
UniRes will contribute to WPs 4 and 5 of this project. In WP4 UniRes will host workshops focusing on quality assessment and quality control of marine data as well as harmonization of such data. In WP5 UniRes will facilitate capacity building through workshops where marine samples are collected, analyzed, calibrated, and prepared for data sharing. All this work will be performed jointly with University of Bergen-Geophysical Institute.