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Accelerating Innovation in Øygarden

View of Ågotnes and Øygarden in Vestland county, Norway.
View of Ågotnes and Øygarden in Vestland county, Norway.
Øygarden Municipality has kicked-off a two-year long project to support innovation for sustainable transition of their industry. GCE Ocean Technology will contribute with expertise and network.

Øygarden Municipality has a strong ocean industry and are focusing on innovation for the blue-green transition. The project “Iverksetjing av eit berekraftig og innovativt næringsliv i Øygarden» is establised as a key part to implementing the regions industry development plan to realise the transition.

Three large projects are of great importance for the region: one being the Northern Lights project, the second, a new road connection between Sotra and Bergen and the third; moving Bergen harbor to Øygarden.

GCE Ocean Technology will contribute to the project with our competence and network.


Project Owners

Øygarden Næringsutvikling c/o Øygarden Municipality

Partipcants
Vest Næringsråd, NCE Seafood Innovation Cluster, Skogland.com, University in Bergen, HVL, NHH, SINTEF and GCE Ocean Technology.
Period 2021-2023
Funding Vestland Fylkeskommune
Result

Implementing the regions industry development plan to realise the green transition.

Contact Information

Jon O. Hellevang

R&D Manager

Jon O. Hellevang