County Prefect Božo Galić visited the construction site of the infrastructure project „Wood-technology Centre Slavonian Oak“

GRADIŠTE, 19.02.2020. – County Prefect Božo Galić, Mayor of Gradište Municipality Srećko Papac and Vice president of „Wood cluster Slavonian Oak“ Mijo Ćošković, visited the construction site of the infrastructure project „Wood-technology Centre Slavonian Oak“, located in Business zone Ambarine, Gradište. Read more

ROSEWOOD Newsletter fourth edition released

VINKOVCI, 11.02.2020. – After the two years of implementation of the ROSEWOOD project – the European Network of Regions on Sustainable Wood Mobilisation – fourth and latest newsletter was published. In the framework of the ROSEWOOD project, a network or regions for sustainable wood mobilisation was established with four HUB’s Central, North, South and East for knowledge transfer in the forestry and wood sector and creation of foundation for intraregional dialogue and cooperation. Read more

New contracted project for company Kurtović Ltd, Gunja

VINKOVCI, 06.02.2020. – Furniture company Kurtović Ltd. received cofinancing of sawmills and wood thicknesser in the framework of the project „Development of small and medium-sized enterprises and crafts in areas inhabitated by national minorities“, published by Ministry of economy, entrepreneurship and crafts. Read more

LIGNOLINK: Project partners meeting and preparation of a new project proposal for Horizon 2020

LEIPZIG, 05.02.2020. – As part of the LignoLink project implementation, Competence Centre Ltd. for research and development and Spačva Ltd. participated in a two-day project partners meeting at Fraunhofer IMW in Leipzig. Read more

Promotional video about ROSEWOOD project

VINKOVCI 31.01.2020. – Competence Centre Ltd. as a Hub manager of the East Europe Hub, published a promotional video about the ROSEWOOD project. Read more

New contracted project for company Trokut Ltd

VINKOVCI , 06.02.2020. – Furniture company Trokut Ltd. received cofinancing of sawmill and sewing equipment in the framework of the project „Development of small and medium-sized enterprises and crafts in areas inhabitated by national minorities“, published by Ministry of economy, entrepreneurship and crafts.

The total value of project is HRK 166.804,50 (100% financed), and within the project, Trokut Ltd. will acquire sawmill and two sewing machines.

„We are proud to point out that our entire product range is produced in Croatia, and which enables us to create new jobs and support local and regional development. We are currently in the process of moving our production facility to the industrial zone in Gradište, where we will modernize production and increase efficiency with new machines. Our plans are to hire more employees and withdraw an additional investments from EU and national funds, which we going to realize in cooperation with the Competence Centre Ltd.“, said Safet Malagić, director of the Trokut Ltd.

The Competence Centre Ltd. prepared the project proposal.

269.740,00 HRK for Špurga Ltd

VINKOVCI, 23.01.2020. – The project “Investing in company’s production technology” is approved within the framework of „Public tender for the allocation of low value support to encourage the development of wood processing and furniture production in the Republic of Croatia, 2019″ published by the Ministry of Agriculture, was approved for Špurga Ltd. Read more

ROSEWOOD Network Conference and Forestry Innovation Workshop 2020 brought together experts of the wood value chain to discuss the future of the sector in Europe

With forest fires of unprecedented intensity raging in Australia, the future of forestry is more than ever up for discussion. European answers to the challenges of a changing climate and to a growing market demand for wood were at the centre of debate at the ROSEWOOD Final Conference and the Forestry Innovation Workshop, which took place from 15th to 16th January in Florence. Read more

New project started – ROSEWOOD 4.0 (Horizon 2020) for digitalization of forestry and wood industry

FLORENCE  17th of January 2020 – Kick-off meeting of the new project ROSEWOOD 4.0 European Network of Regions On Sustainable WOOD ready for Digitalisation (HORIZON 2020) was organized in the capital city of Toscana region. Read more

Forests deserve more – Project ROSEWOOD (Horizon 2020) was successfully finished

FLORENCE, 16th of January 2020 – Final conference of the project ROSEWOOD European Network of Regions On Sustainable WOOD mobilization was organised in a capital city of Italian province Toscana. Project ROSEWOOD was successfully finished with coordination by Steinbeis 2i GmbH and Competence Centre Ltd. for research and development as Hub manager of the East Europe Hub with Croatian forestry Institute from Jastrebarsko, Slovenian forestry institute and Romanian cluster PRO-WOOD as Hub partners and other Hubs and partners. Read more