The International Small City
Many think of Kongsberg as the city with its business foundation in the arms industry and silver mines. Others know Kongsberg best because of its fantastic nature, outdoor life, skiing and other winter sports.
Today we are the Technology City Kongsberg, the international small town with a strong focus on development and competency. Here you can find some of the worlds leading technology companies in some of the most demanding industries such as automotive, air, defense, subsea and space. The companies you find here include Kongsberg Gruppen, TechnipFMC, Dresser-Rand, Kongsberg Automotive, and GKN Aerospace Norway.
The Uniqueness of Kongsberg
Kongsberg has a unique technology environment with the worlds leaders in companies that range from under the seabed to outer space. The almost 400-year old history is about how people have constantly managed to apply new knowledge and technology to find solutions to nearly impossible tasks. The city is surrounded by beautiful nature, clean air, clean water and fantastic opportunities for leisure activities. Kongsberg is a safe, small town to grow up in with short distances to almost everything. A global small city!