We are Orbital Machines

Orbital Machines is solving a major pain point for the micro launcher industry, building scalable electric motopump systems, ready to be implemented into your aerospace and space application.

 

Orbital Machines was founded in late 2018 in Trondheim, Norway and since then has founded a subsidiary in Berlin Germany. 

 

Founding Team

Eivind Liland

Eivind Liland

Founder / CEO / CTO

Eivind has a master in computer science and worked as a chip architect at Falanx Microsystems which was later acquired by ARM. He founded Swarm64 in Berlin and after that went back to NTNU to study turbomachinery. As a member of Copenhagen Suborbitals he started working on the motopumps for SPICA rocket, which led him to spin off Orbital Machines in 2018.

Ola Eid

Ola Eid

Co-Founder / Business Developer

Ola has a bachelor marketing with specialization in bus. dev. SME. He was the co-founder & previous CEO at Tech Hugs Trondheim. Ola is taking care of our customers, finance and business development.

Ingrid Liland

Ingrid Liland

Chair of Board / COO

Ingrid has a master of musicology and is a senior corporate governance and communications strategist.
She was Director of Operations and Corporate Governance at Embriq AS.
She is member of the green party norway, chair of the board of Orbital Machines AS and our COO.

Mads Wilson

Mads Wilson

Board Member / Advisor

B.Sc. in physics and comp.sc. Representant from Copenhagen Suborbitals. Mads provides industry knowledge and experience to the company.

Our Partners

We are proud working with industry leaders from all over the aerospace and turbomachinery industry.