Årdal is at the forefront of technological developments, both in Norway and internationally.
Traditional know-how is being adapted for use in exciting new ways in fields such as primary aluminium, solar cell production and hydroelectric power. The large technology community in Årdal is dedicated to putting research results to practical use in manufacturing enterprises.
Many challenging jobs with global tasks are available in this dynamic environment.
During your spare time, you can enjoy an urban culture with outdoor leisure activities in outstanding surroundings.
Årdal is located halfway between Norways’ two largest towns, with a World Heritage site, a National Park and a landscape ptreservation area in and around the municipality. There is a regional hospital, airport, and University College.