Härnösand

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Härnösand

(hărnösänd`), city (1990 est. pop. 19,200), capital of Västernorrland co., E Sweden, on the Gulf of Bothnia at the mouth of the Ångermanälven River. Its harbor, icebound in winter, is a center of the coastal trade of N and E Sweden. Forest products are the chief exports of Härnösand. Manufactures include machinery, processed tobacco, and ships. The city was chartered in 1585 and has long been a cultural center of Norrland. It was burned in 1721 by Russians.
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This year was particularly busy as it was managed by the Swedish Navy and involved 50 ships from a wide variety of nations and included the patrol ship HSwMS Carlskrona, as well as two Visby Class stealth-corvettes, HSwMS Karlstad and HSwMS Harnosand. The exercise also provided an opportunity to test the initial operational capability (IOC) of the new Swedish-Finnish Naval Task Group.
Sweden's Migration Agency is close to signing a deal with charter company US Shipmanagers to bring the 1,790-passenger Ocean Gala to Sweden, planning to berth it in Harnosand, a small port 270 miles north of Stockholm, but local authorities there are opposed, officially for administrative reasons.
Dios Fastigheter AB (STO: DIOS) announced on Thursday the sale of a portfolio of 30 properties in Harnosand of approximately 84,000 square metres.
Com Hem has about 900 employees with offices in Stockholm (HQ), Gothenburg, Malmo, Harnosand and Ornskoldsvik.
2 July 2013 - Norwegian civil engineering and construction firm AF Grouppen ASA (OSL:AFG) on Tuesday said it would buy Swedish demolition services firm Harnosand Byggreturer AB, in a move to enhance its position in the countrya[euro](tm)s sector market.
Ortviken paper mill will then have the capacity to deliver up to 300 GWh/a based on wood pellets from SCA's BioNorr facility in Harnosand.
(26) Archival sources from the provincial archives in Harnosand [Landsarkivet i Harnosand], Archives of the Forest Service [Kungliga Domanstyrelsens arkiv], Parlalven revir, Sakordshandlingar; Vagar, cykelstigar, volym E:II:22.
The pellets were produced from sawmill residues at a plant at Harnosand, Sweden, owned by SCA (Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget).
To date the Archives programs at New York University and the University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee, and an international partner, the Archives and Information Science program at Mid Sweden University, Harnosand, Sweden, have agreed to participate in the Simmons project.
Landsarkivet, Harnosand (HLA)--Regional archive in Harnosand