Businesses in Skaraborg County

Publicerat 28 oktober, 2014 av i Okategoriserade.

As part of the expansion of the Industrial Partnership Agreement from a city to a county perspective, I went on a tour to visit each one of the 15 municipalities in Skaraborg County/län. Here is a summary of my visits and an overview of some of the businesses in this area.

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CITY/VILLAGE OF ESSUNGA/NOSSEBRO

Meeting with Economic Development Director & City Administrator Kjell Karlsson.

Essunga – Nossebro has 5530 inhabitants. Here you find companies such as: Erikson´s Chark, Elektro Heat, Ginza, Compenta, Dahréntråd and others.

RetroNossebro

Nossebro

CITY/VILLAGE OF FALKÖPING

Falköping1Meeting with Falköping´s Economic Development Director, Magnus Sundén. 

Falköping has 16 350 inhabitants. Here you find companies such as: Falbygdens Ost, Falköping Mejeri (dairy) ARLA (dairy), Knäck & Bräck, Kinnarps, Autokaross, Volvo, Friggåkers, Parker.

FalköpingviewThere are more cows than inhabitants in Falköping.

CITY/VILLAGE OF GRÄSTORP

5 aug 2013 Alma Ohlin och Linnea BengtssonMeeting with Grästorp´s Economic Development Director, Alma Olhin.

Grästorp has 5641 inhabitants. Here you find companies such as: Axima, Dataväxt, Sparlunds Buss, Safety Seal, Linjemontage, Gelia and others.

Grästorp1Culture House and Library in Grästorp.

Grästorp2Såtenäs air force (in Lidköping municipality) is located close to Grästorp.

VILLAGE/CITY OF GULLSPÅNG (AND HOVA)

Fredrik Tidholm and Linnea Bengtsson July 9, 2013

Meeting with Gullspång and Hova´s Economic Development Director, Fredrik Tidhlom.

Gullspång and Hova have 5219 inhabitants. Here you find companies such as: Hova Rör, Zincano, Bröderna Persson, Partex, FX Airguns. Famous people are: Linda Bengtzing (singer), Stikkan Andersson (music writer) and Olof Mellberg (soccer player).

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Hova riddareveckaAnnual HOVA Riddarvecka.

VILLAGE/CITY OF GÖTENE

Meeting with Götene´s Economic Development Director, Gert Rahm.

Gullspång and Hova have 5219 inhabitants. Here you find companies such as: Hova Rör, Zincano, Bröderna Persson, Partex, FX Airguns. Famous people are: Linda Bengtzing (singer), Stikkan Andersson (music writer) and Olof Mellberg (soccer player).