Klosterøya is Skien’s new urban neighbourhood, a short walk from the town centre and connected to the region’s biggest shopping centre, Herkules.
Businesses: 24/7 Office, Aplia, Bouvet, Serit Itum, Green Business Norway, ICT Telemark, Rambøll, Relacom, Start Up Klosterøya.
Light production: Telemark Micro Brewery.
Public bodies: Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise, NHO Telemark.Innovation NorwayTelemark. Regional development business, Vekst i Grenland, Junior Achievement and Entrepeneurship.
Culture and attractions: Theater Ibsen, Eventyrfabrikken play&adventure center, Spriten Art Hall&artist workshops
Fitness, health and services: SATS Elixia fitness centre, Optimal Health Center, Truls&Trines Haircenter, FerskogFerdig Catering
A great place for business, living and visiting
Functional commercial premises for office, cultural and medical uses, plus modern residential units, located in the heart of town close to the shopping centre and other amenities.
With easy access for customers and visitors, Klosterøya is a great place to work, live and visit.
Telemark county is building a new upper secondary school for 1,150 students, which is due to open in 2018.
The Bratsberg Group took over Klosterøya, previously the site of the Union paper mill, in 2011.