VINKOVCI, 18.03.2020. – The Faculty of Forestry, University of Zagreb, received HRK 3.902.617,14 for Development and implementation of professional practice at the Faculty of Forestry project, from the Ministry of Science and Education, under the Call for Development, Promotion and Implementation of Professional Practice in Higher Education from the European Social Fund (ESF), Operational Program “Effective Human Resources 2014-2020”. Within the Call, 28 contracts were signed amounting in total HRK 99,4 million. Read more
VINKOVCI, 13.03.2020. – The main goal of this Call is to boost the cooperation of micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) through the creation of new innovative products and services which will establish supply relationships with Integrator companies and become part of their value chains. Integrators are medium and large companies that are present in numerous markets, have a structured supply chain and value chain and provide their products and services to end users. Read more
VINKOVCI, 12.03.2020. – Vukovar-Srijem County, City of Vinkovci, Competence Centre Ltd and Faculty of Forestry signed an agreement and cooperation contract in 2019 with the aim of conducting a Wood Technology Undergraduate Expertise Studies in Vinkovci from the academic year 2020/2021. The initiation of studies in Vinkovci was subject of the approval by the Senate of University of Zagreb, which was obtained on 18.02.2020. Read more
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
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
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
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
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.
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
Competence Centre Ltd. for research and development was established with the aim of strengthening the innovation potential of Vukovar-Srijem County’s economy and aligning research and development strategic plans with the needs of the economy, acting in the public interest.