Vänersborg has a strong concentration of expertise in the field of care and nursing, public administration and the judicial system. Where classical music is concerned, there’s special expertise with respect to the development of young talent and network building.
Industry has front edge competences for the development and manufacturing of:
- trailer couplings (VBG Group)
- industrial heat exchangers (Tranter)
- infrared technology (Hedson Technologies)
- electronic products (Norautron)
- ferrochromium (Vargön Alloys).
The development project for the small-scale production of biogas (Biogas Brålanda) has been ongoing for several years. Within the framework of Wargön Innovation, tests with materials development based on forestry resources and recycled textiles are being conducted.