Funding the Petroleum Industry in Southern and Western Norway

Hordaland County Council is announcing funding of 20 million Norwegian kroner to support restructuring of the supplier industry within the petroleum sector in Southern and Western Norway.

Published: 20 May 2016
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The main goal is to contribute to realizing concrete measures and projects to meet the challenges in the petroleum industry. This includes dealing with the consequences fromincreased unemployment, and to strengthen, and further develop businesses within this sector.

Programme Details

The funding can be used for projects and initiatives in the Southern and Western regions of Norway. All municipalities in the six counties of Aust-Agder, Vest-Agder, Rogaland, Hordaland, Sogn og Fjordane and Møre og Romsdal are included in the scope of the programme.

For more information, please go to the Hordaland County Council website (external site, in Norwegian).

Contact Information:

Gisle Nondal

R&D Manager
+47 957 71 846