Buskerud


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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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Major organization : BUSKERUD FYLKESKOMMUNE EIENDOM FKF
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.
Mjondalen are regarded as the country cousins in the Buskerud derby where 5000 rather than 50,000 crowds are the norm.
The municipality of Nedre Eiker in Norway's Buskerud county has launched an open tender for snow cleaning and gritting services.
Associate Professor, School of Nursing, Midwifery & Paramedicine (NSW & ACT), Australian Catholic University; Associate Professor, Department of Health Science, Buskerud University College, Norway.
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).
Sherry Robinson, Penn State University, Buskerud University College
A second finalist was Lora Kaleva, graduate of University College Buskerud in Norway, who studied the role of saturated colored light in contemporary nighttime environments.
The scenes those of us on the outside saw from the government building in the city centre--where the blast killed eight and wounded many more--were quickly augmented by an even greater tragedy, when the same terrorist shot and killed dozens of youth at a summer camp on the island of Utoya in Tyrifjorden, Buskerud.
Northern Buskerud police chief Magne Rustad said that they did try to return the call, but the phone was switched off.
Then came news that a gunman disguised as a police officer was shooting up a camp full of teenagers at Utoeya island, in Buskerud.