Cases

Every year we work with thousands of customers to investigate potentials, challenges or risks of their products, materials or structures.

This selection of cases describe projects that all have in common that they have ensured our customers' peace of mind and value creation, based on impartiality and expert knowledge.

 

Cases

XVIVO heart assist transport

Medical device designed to preserve donor hearts

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How to prepare the regulatory approval of a medical device to preserve and transport donor hearts.

Ørsted is much better prepared to handle risks and safety at its Power-to-X facility at its Avedøre location

PtX-course gives a common understanding of electrolysis

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Ørsted is better prepared to address risks and safety in an electrolysis system.

Carbon Capture Plant at Combined Heat and Power Plant

Documenting efficient carbon capture at Ammongas

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Vital in fighting climate change, Ammongas proves the quality of their CO2 capture pilot plant.

Wind Facility

Start-up ready to build facilities to store wind energy

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Hyme Energy builds thermal energy storage for storing electricity from renewable sources

Life Cycle Assessment of plastic cups enables better decisions at massive festival

LCA analysis aids more sustainable decisions

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LCA screening compares single-use cups with reusable ones at massive festival.

Alsia Swan

Testing fuel on the journey to lower emissions

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Tanker shipping company aims to lower emissions, reduce climate impact, and document results.

Nordic shelter cold

Nordic Shelters for military use delivered on time

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Test plans and expertise helped document that containers comply with NATO requirements

Koebenhavns raadhus

Sustainable energy savings at Copenhagen City Hall

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Sustainability efforts result in significant energy savings and cleaner air at Copenhagen City Hall.

A gasket in the main valve

Selecting metallic materials for a methane facility

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Not all materials and components are suitable for hydrogen exposure

Drizzle

Long lifetime from the start with Drizzle

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Drizzle has developed a household appliance that can extract cannabis oil with longevity in mind.

Alfa Laval's ammonia combustion experiment in FORCE Technology's Lab

Helping Alfa Laval develop ammonia as future green fuel

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Ammonia combustion experiment brings Alfa Laval one step closer to green maritime fuel.

Woman listening

From single test to dedicated partnership with WSA

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Hearing aid giant gets documentation for compliance with new regulations and market requirements.

MEGA loop for high-pressure calibration of flowmeters

EMCO Controls' choice for accurate calibration

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Precise measuring instrumentation is imperative in the global custody transfer infrastructure.

PtX Power-to-X

Risk screening strengthens Power-to-X project

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Inherent risk lists are a valuable tool in Hydrogen Valley's risk management.

Green ships with zero-emission fuel cells and hydrogen

Green ships with zero-emission fuel cells

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Ballard Power Systems has been granted a type approval from DNV for its hydrogen fuel cell module.

Betech

Betech gains green knowledge

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Betech can now document that several of the SME's gaskets can withstand liquid ammonia.

Wire

LAN cable manufacturer ensures safety and quality

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Taiwanese PCNET has its LAN cables tested according to EC VERIFIED and the EU’s CPR requirements.

wind turbine blades

From old wind turbine blades to new products

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Clenflex show that glass fibers and binder from old windmill blades can be reused for new products.

Digital twin at Kold College dairy facility

Better decision-making with digital twin

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Digital twin helps staff and students at Kold College's dairy production facility make smarter decisions.

Fish deboning machines

IoT solution saves tonnes of fish and a lot of money

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ReMoni's sensor system detects error signals in fish deboning machines.

ships ocean sea

Carbon-neutral fuel for maritime transportation

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Kvasir wants to scale up production facilities for fuel in a corrosion-proof and profitable way.

Electrolysis

Struers optimises their moulding processes

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Struers has optimised the moulding of porous materials used in hydrogen production for Power-to-X

Trains iot sensor technology

DSB getting under way with IoT and sensor technology

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DSB has gained knowledge on IoT and sensors to achieve cheaper, better, and smarter train service.

Ventil S06 post testing

AVK tests valves for use in hydrogen

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AVK leads Power-to-X conversion and models hydrogen's valve impact.

Bus

Christonik ApS smart IoT solution monitor HVAC System

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Innobooster kicks off Christonik ApS’s intelligent IoT solution to monitor HVAC System

Forward Repair System M/18

Compliance partnership strengthens Glaucus competencies

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Expertise and technical advice supports Glaucus´ delivery of equipment for defense and police sector.

Test person

The world's first automatic swab robot is Danish

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Lifeline Robotics has developed the automatic swab robot and needed help to get an MDD approval.

climate chamber

Radar antenna from Terma went in the freezer

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A system that prevents ice from forming on radar antennas passed the test

Danish gas pipelines suited for hydrogen

The Danish gas pipelines are suited for hydrogen

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Steel and plastic pipes for gas transmission are not affected by 10 years of hydrogen exposure.

ZCN with zerax section

A green and digital future for NOVENCO

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IoT and big data result in a significant lifetime extension for NOVENCO's products.

BIG 3D printet model of Solna Business Park

The architects from BIG use 3D metal printing

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A whole new world has opened up for the BIG architects, who see great potential in 3D metal printing

NOVENCO had their Zerax fan tested. Peter Holt, Kristine Skov Ulrik Green.

Fans passed heat test at climate test centre

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NOVENCO had its Zerax fan tested for an entire day at the test centre in Lindø Industrial Park.

BSV tang til løft af beton elementer

Automation saves manufacturing costs

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BSV Krantilbehør reduces manufacturing costs on core products by more than 10%.

Emerson meters are being prepared for calibration

High-pressure calibration of metering lines

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Emerson are left with a verification that guarantees their customers accurate custody transfer.

Ariane 6. Photo: ESA

Ariane 6 takes off with Danish designed rocket nozzle

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Rocket nozzle for Ariane 6 is made with fully automatic laser welding and sensor to guide the laser

Svitzer Simulator Facility in Freeport, Bahamas

Safe operation at Melchorita LNG terminal

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Port study and simulator training ensure safe operation at the Melchorita LNG terminal.

Svaneke Bryghus can now print on the labels that the beer is brewed CO2 neutral.

Svaneke Bryghus is Denmark's first CO2 neutral brewery

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With a verification report, Svaneke Bryghus can brand itself as a sustainable brewery.

Laborant

ALK

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Quality assurance puts patient safety first.

cookie oven

Digital twins of baking ovens

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FORCE Technology teamed up with Haas-Meinke to create a digital twin of their baking oven.

sensors

UbiqiSense

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Standards collaboration systematises security.

Bluetooth SIG man screen

Bluetooth SIG

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Impartiality makes all the difference to the standardisation organisation Bluetooth SIG.

frames for weaving machines

Supply chain optimisation whith IoT solution

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At NS System, IoT reduces downtime as well as the trouble of equipment hunting.

Rønne new harbour design

Successful remote simulation in Port of Rønne

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Port of Rønne has carried out ship simulations over 2 days with remote participation via Teams.

Calibration facilities

Dansac improves their quality assurance competencies

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The medical device company Dansac found a shortcut to increase their competencies in assurance.

Danfoss ISTA test

ISTA transport test of packaging

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Danfoss products travel safely around the world with ISTA tested packaging.

Optimized unit

CFD simulation for NOx emission

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Company redesigns SCR unit and decreases the amount of NOx emissions with at least 90%.

ForSea Hamlet ferry at sea

Sustainable ferry transport

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Factual proof of low particle emission from ForSea’s ferry helps ForSea rise to a better environmental class.

Prototype of a sensor device logging vibration data and transmitting it to receiving device via Bluetooth.

A future with IoT enabled intelligent buckets

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Sjørring Maskinfabrik investigates how IoT technologies can bring value across the supply chain.

WindSea

Floating wind turbine platforms

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WindSea A/S has developed a concept for large offshore wind turbines.

Standards for measuring the visibility of roads markings

Standards for road markings ensure safe driving

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Geveko Markings use standards to ensure their road markings are highly visible for motorists.

Vandmiljømåling R Don

R Dons Laboratory tests water quality

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Standards ensure that trustworthy water analyses are conducted by water test laboratories.

Green Light House

Standardisation and VELUX

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Standards ensure VELUX’s international market access.

How to prepare for a safe working environment

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Participants from Caljan and Vestas gained practical knowledge about work environment management.

Knowledge about odour standards at DAKA

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Keeping pace with the legislation on odour measurements helps DAKA assert compliance with the limits

Dentist

Knowledge of standards future-proofs medical devices

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XO CARE uses knowledge about standards actively to future-proof their dental products.

Innovation in the health sector

User context aware technological innovation process

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Glostrup Hospital achieved innovative technological solutions for their new rehabilitation centre.

Pucture of eggs temperature

Optimization of Disinfection Systems using CFD

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Case study with focus on SonoSteam food disinfection systems

bicycle air quality

Measuring air quality in Copenhagen

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Knowledge about air pollution gives Copenhagen Municipality a better basis for decision-making.

F-35 - image courtesy of Lockheed-Martin

Terma reduces materials and time spent through 3D print

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Additive manufacturing reduces manufacturing time & material consumption for F-35 component by 90%.

LB Altimeters EMC og paalidelighedstest  MIL-standarder

LB Altimeters saves time in product development

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Focus on standards ensures that product documentation lives up to high customer requirements.

Measuring systems for emissions from ships

'Plug & play' emission measurement systems

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FORCE Technology's calibration certificates made the approval of Explicit's measurement systems easy.

The entire testing package was sent to FORCE Technology for technical approval

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Instrumatic A / S wanted to expand this business to include measurement of emissions from ships but lacked a technical certification, FORCE Technology helped.

Meeting, men, people, COPD patients

Assistive technology

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The Pacer - empowering COPD patients.

Wireless sensors

Noise in open offices

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Noise monitoring and nudging in open office environments.

Work out

Muscle Minder

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An investigation into how we use haptic feedback to create a mind-muscle connection doing exercise.

Eating, apple

.TIBA - Habit changing wearables

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Design for meaningfulness in smart health care products.

IoT, Planters, plants, gardener

IoT in smart city planters

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IoT and sensors for rainwater collection measurement and automatic watering in urban green spaces.

sika marine

Improved acoustics on ships

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Sika Marine collaborates with FORCE Technology to find a way to reduce structure borne noise.

Wind turbines, sky, cloud

Analysis of noise from wind turbines

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Do wind turbines generate more noise at wind speeds other than 6 m/s and 8 m/s?

Concrete mixer, VM750L

Haarup Maskinfabrik

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Sound emission measurements of concrete mixer documents machine safety to the authorities.

School children, girl

FurnX noise-dampening school desks

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FORCE Technology measured the impact noise of four desk surfaces for the use of e.g. schools.

Auralisation

Listen to the future road

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The Danish Road Directorate uses auralisation to explain how a new road will sound to stakeholders.

Railway, track,

Noise from the Ringsted-Femern railway

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Mapping out noise and vibrations from the future Ringsted-Femern Railway.

Airplane

Noise measurements at the Airports of Swedavia

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Acoustic measurements ensure that the airports live up to environmental authorities' requirements.

Rendering of new port of Veracruz

Simulation studies used in evaluation

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Simulation studies were used to evaluate the New Port of Veracruz.

Rendering of the new Champlain Bridge, Montreal, Canada

Test of new bridge cabel concept

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Surface modification of cable ducts for the Champlain Bridge in Montreal has been tested in our climatic wind tunnel.

Cruise ship at Langelinje Peer

Air quality at the Langelinie quay

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FORCE Technology has measured the air quality at the Langelinie quay, where the cruise ships dock.

Fælledudsigten are white concrete box-balconies (122 in total with 31 variations).

Environmental Product Declaration for Hi-Con balconies

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Verified EPD helps Hi-Con document the content of the two types of concrete balconies.

Cruise ship, arctic waters

Polar Code Training Course

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The cruise industry is expanding, not only vessel wise but also geographically such as the Arctic.

Lodam

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The company develops robust sensors with HACT tests.

LINAK

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Type approval paves the way for increased sales.

Electrical wires, fire

ASSA ABLOY

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Could a short circuit inside your IT device start a fire? An electric safety test provides answers.

Fatigue testing

Danfoss

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Danfoss products are fully tested

windows construction environmental product declaration EPD

VinduesIndustrien wants to ensure more clarity with environmental product declarations

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A still increasing focus on environmental impact from building materials has caused VinduesIndustrien and Grundejernes Investeringsfond to initiate a project where the environmental impact from distinct types of windows are mapped in environmental product declarations (EDP’s).

Inspection of storage tank at CHP Skærbæk Power Station

Inspection of Øresteds hot water storage for k-weld

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Phased array ultrasonic inspection (PAUT) of storage tank on the CHP Skærbæk Power Station.

Club La Santa pool area

Investigation of wind environment

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Wind tunnel test of Club La Santa's pool area indicates how to improve the wind conditions.

CFD, wave pattern

Modern hull form optimisation leads to energy efficiency

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CFD analysis is a efficient tool to predict the performance of vessels to optimise existing vessels.

Brisbane water depht approach channel

Navigational channel for ports

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A deepening of the main navigational channel is regarded as a proactive planning initiatives.

Port of Vordingborg,  simulator study, port expansion, simulator studie,

Port of Vordingborg

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Port extension opens new growth opportunities.

Acquadinamica, simulator center, simulator center, FORCE Technology

Together we stand stronger

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Through collaboration with FORCE Technology, ACD can offer services to Brazilian ports.

Measurement of sulphur (SO2) and NOx directly from the ship funnel. Illustration by Explicit.

Drones catch environmental polluters at open sea

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A new solution that quickly and cost-effectively measures the amount of sulphur in a ship’s exhaust.

Maersk triple E training, Course, simulator course, FORCE Technology, kursus, simulator træning

Simulator training with Maersk Triple-E

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The main objectives of the course is to ensure the understanding of manoeuvring.

Wind test, ol 2016, track bicycling, banecykling, olympics, Dansk cykle union

Our wind tests boost Team Danmark for 2016 Olympics

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How precise wind tests by FORCE Technology gave Team Danmark an edge for Rio 2016.

Port study, mooring, FORCE Technology, simulator, Port Said, engineering

Safe mooring distances create a profitable harbour

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Simulation of mooring scenarios can help reduce the number of accidents in East Port Said Port, Egypt.

Testing the aeroelastic full bridge model in our wide boundary-layer wind tunnel

3D bridge model tests

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Aerodynamic tests reveal possible adjustments necessary in order to build safe bridge.

Wind energy platform, turbine, wind tunnel facility, model testing, KRISO, FORCE Technology, model test,

Floating wind and wave platform

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We are involved in a new project regarding a floating wind and wave energy platform in South Korea.

Emma Maersk, containers

Root cause analysis of water ingress into Emma Mærsk 

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FORCE Technology assisted Emma Mærsk at finding the cause for failure of severe sea water ingress.

Plastic technology LEGO

Eco-friendly plastic surface innovation

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Pioneering eco-friendly plastic surfaces with LEGO by harnessing nature's structural colors.

Wind tunnel tests on offshore platforms

Wind tunnel tests on offshore platforms

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We perform 20-30 wind tunnel tests of offshore platforms each year.

Peregrino, ship, vessel, skib, FORCE Technology

Maersk Peregrino

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Pumping oil from offshore wells requires a very safe operation as the costs of failure is immense.

Smartship australia simulator centre, FORCE Technology

Smartship Australia

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Maritime Safety Queensland contracted us to deliver simulator centre, for training of pilots.

Bulb compare, ship, vessel, FORCE Technology

Ship propulsion optimisation

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Shipowners are focusing on performance of their existing fleet instead of ordering newbuildings.

Profitability of retrofitting your vessel, FORCE Technology

Profitability of retrofitting your vessel

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Retrofitting provides the possibility to save fuel and stay competitive against newer eco-designs

Climatic wind tunnel, ice accretion, FORCE Technology,cable studies rain wind ice

Cable studies with rain, wind and ice

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Large cable-supported bridges, have reported the hanger cables exhibit large-amplitude vibrations.

Tension leg platform

Advanced Vortex Induced Motions

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VIM of floating platforms, such as semisubmersibles and TLP, may have significant influence.

Public swimming pool, children, swim ring

Building inspection prevents leaks in public pools

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Cathodic protection gave the condition of pools preventing them from break downs and injuries.

Example of a digital X-ray picture of a bronze sword from the early Bronze Age, c. 1600 BC.

X-ray examination of swords from the early bronze age

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We have examined bronze swords from the National Museum of Denmark by using computed radiography.

The Ferry Boat to Antwerp, Jacob Jordaens

In the service of art

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We helped SMK reveal secrets in the almost 400 years old painting “The Ferry Boat to Antwerp”.

Rockwool stone wool

FORCE Technology examines the environmental and health profiles of stone wool

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A life cycle assessment and a risk assessment performed by FORCE Technology, shows that Rockwool is competitive both environmentally and health wise.

scaled model, skaleret model, vindtunnel, wind tunnel, aerodynamic testing, aerodynamisk test, FORCE Technology

Cité des civilisations du vin

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FORCE Technology was contracted to perform a wind tunnel study for a new landmark centre in Bordeaux

Agin full-bridge model in the 7.5m wide boundary-layer wind tunnel

Wind tunnel tests for Turkey's new bridges

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Unveiling the aerodynamic stability & loading of Agin and Nissibi Bridges through extensive tests.

wave making rans cfd

Retrofitting a new bulbous bow

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The challenges for today’s shipowners are both regulatory and financial.

Mandatory eedi, towing tank model test,FORCE Technology

Mandatory EEDI

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Ship designs have been focused on fuel efficiency and footprint emissions for a long time.

EEDI verification containership,  vessel, FORCE Technology

EEDI verification

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Development and innovation are focus areas in the process of increasing the efficiency of ships.

ship to ship transfer, overførsel mellem skibe, FORCE Technology

Ship to ship transfer

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We offer simulator-based courses focusing on StS training for Marine Pilots and Tug Masters.

Laser cladding

Repair, service life extension and short lead time

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Laser cladding turned out to be the best method of obtaining wear-resistant compontens.

High-rise buildings in Brøndby Strand

Status assessment of concrete gave extra DKK 60m

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Status assessment of concrete facades gave housing associations an extra DKK 60m for renovations.

Office environment at Aalborg Forsyning

Measurements of workplace environment

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Aalborg Forsyning experienced difficulties with indoor environment, but where did it come from?