Kolbotn has several elementary schools, 3 middle schools and a high school.
The football team Kolbotn IL hails from here. In 2006 Kolbotn women's team were top of the top league for women in Norway, the Toppserien. The team includes Norwegian national footballers Solveig Gulbrandsen, Trine Rønning, Christine Colombo Nilsen and Isabell Herlovsen. Striker Rebecca Angus from Middlesbrough, England also plays for Kolbotn. Kolbotn won the 2007 Cup competition by beating Asker 4-2 on 10-11-07.
Peab secures NOK300m shopping centre assignment in Norway.(Kolbotn Torg AS awards the contract)(Brief Article)
Dec 22, 2005; NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-22 December 2005-Peab secures NOK300m shopping centre assignment in Norway(C)1994-2005 M2 COMMUNICATIONS...
US Patent Issued to Lumex on Nov. 13 for "Relative Threshold and Use of Edges in Optical Character Recognition Process" (Norwegian Inventors)
Nov 14, 2012; ALEXANDRIA, Va., Nov. 14 -- United States Patent no. 8,311,329, issued on Nov. 13, was assigned to Lumex AS (Oslo, Norway)....