Hordaland County has announced a funding of 5 million Norwegian kroner to projects targeting restructuring of suppliers to the petroleum industry.
Published: 18 November 2015
Lower petroleum activity calls for changes in the petroleum sector. This funding is one of the measures taken to help the petroleum industry target new opportunities and limit the ongoing downsizing.
Projects can cover individual companies or sectors. The granted funding shall trigger the realisation of the projects, and the following areas are targeted:
Restructuring of cornerstone businesses
Restructuring and further development of companies
Education and training of employees
Joint actions related to the regulatory framework
There is no application deadline as applications are evaluated continuously. All private and public organisations can apply. Maximum funding granted is normally 35 percent of approved project cost.
Applications must be sent using the electronic form at www.regionalforvaltning.no (external site). Select «Handlingsprogram for næringsutvikling i Hordaland – HNH» as programme. You need to create an electronic account to apply.