LOCATION & OWNERSHIP

Balsfjord municipality
Private property

SITE DETAIL

Levelled and prepared industry area with existing commercial activities - harbour, petrol stations, school, restaurants and local Mack brewery. Current labour market 60 000, 37% university level.

ZONING PLAN

Zoned for industry and business use, ready for data centres.
7 lots with a total area of 13 ha. 
Buildable area 40%

POWER

100% renewable energy from hydropower available. The site has power supply up to 132kv, 5MW,  delivered by Troms Kraft.

CONNECTIVITY

Redundant dark fiber available, delivered by Bredbåndsfylket Troms, Telenor, Broadnet

CLIMATE

Fresh air cooling available for 12 months. Annual mean temp. -0.5 °C

 

SITE ACCESS

Tromsø city (80 000 inhabitants) is 1 hour away by car 
Tromsø Airport - 75km
Bardufoss Airport - 62km

Bergneset Deepwater Harbor – 8km
all via E8 and E6
 

By direct flights:

Tromsø to Oslo and Stockholm - 2hr

Tromsø to Copenhagen – 2,5 hr
Tromsø to London Gatwick - 3hr (Nov-May)

Tromsø to Frankfurt

Tromsø to Zürich

Tromsø to Gdansk

ENVIRONMENT

5 l/s of filtered river water available for cooling. No apparent cultural heritage or archaeological sites are recorded.

Balsfjord Municipality

Nordkjosbotn

Once the largest agricultural producing municipality in Northern Norway is now inviting investors to build green data centers

John Vegar Gystad

Assistant Municipal Chief Executive

DCit is an initiative of Troms County Government 2017

A project of Bredbåndsfylket Troms AS