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Buskerud

(bo͞os`kəro͞od), county (1995 pop. 228,506), c.5,725 sq mi (14,830 sq km), SE Norway. Drammen (the capital), Ringerike, and Kongsberg are the chief towns. The county extends from the Oslofjord in the southeast to the Hardangervidda plateau in the northwest and includes the Hallingdal and Numedal valleys. Farming and the manufacturing of forest products and textiles are the main occupations.
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This has now evolved into degrees at the Buskerud University in Kongsberg and is the pioneering legacy of Professor Fletcher, with his former Norwegian student, the late Jacob Hultgren.
The acquisition will provide NCC with a stronger geographic base and create the necessary conditions for future growth in Oslo and Buskerud.
4energia UAB belongs to the Baltics' largest renewable energy company Nelja Energia, whose biggest shareholders are Vardar Eurus (60 percent), owned by Norway's Buskerud County and NEFCO, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD,11 percent) and Estonian investors (29 percent).
1m), is based in Buskerud, a county in Norway, and has a headcount of 56.
Northern Buskerud police chief Magne Rustad said that they did try to return the call, but the phone was switched off.
Police in Nordre Buskerud first received an alert about shootings on the island at 5:26pm on Friday.
17 March 2011 - Swedish hardware retailer Clas Ohlson AB (STO: CLAS B) said today it has leased a store in shopping centre Buskerud Storsenter in Nedre Eiker, southeastern Norway, due to open in September 2011.
20 April 2010 - Norwegian provider Atea ASA (OSL: ATEA) said today it will deliver PCs and services to first-year students in colleges in the counties of Oppland, Buskerud, Telemark and Vestfold, in a deal, valued at NOK60m for 2010.
At the other end of the scale is Hurum in Buskerud, with only 1.
Get offers their services to private homes in Oslo, Asker, Buskerud, stfold, Bergen, Stavanger, Haugesund, Kristiansand and Trondheim.
Alanti has registered strong growth in canteen and cleaning services in Oslo, Akershus and Buskerud, all in eastern Norway.