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This week Denmark’s Minister of Industry, Business and Financial Affairs, Simon Kollerup, unveiled what will become the new home of Mobile Industrial Robots (MiR) and Universal Robots (UR), two flagships of the thriving Danish robotics industry... Read more

AUTOMATION, ROBOTICS & AI

Dublin-domiciled, US power management company Eaton today announced it has entered into an agreement to sell its hydraulics business to Danfoss, a Danish industrial company, for $3.3-billion (€2.98-billion) in cash... Read more

CONSTRUCTION & ENGINEERING

Aalborg Energie Technik (AET) is to partner with MAV Elektrik to achieve cleaner air and prevent water and soil contamination, as well as creating an additional source of revenue from chicken litter - previously seen as a waste product... Read more

ENERGY & UTILITIES

Danish wind energy specialist Vesta has announced its intention to produce zero-waste wind turbines by 2040 becoming the first turbine manufacturer to commit to a value chain that produces no waste materials... Read more

ENERGY & UTILITIES

Dutch pipeline company A.Hak International has been awarded a contract to construct the onshore parts of the Baltic Pipe natural gas project. The gas pipeline, a joint project from Danish energy company Energinet and its Polish peer Gaz-System... Read more

ENERGY & UTILITIES

Denmark's Universal Robots, one of the largest collaborative robot (cobot) manufacturers in the world, has announced that the Danish division of major global brewery group Carlsberg has significantly improved staff safety since integrating cobots... Read more

AUTOMATION, ROBOTICS & AI

Balfour Beatty has announced that it has been awarded a £90-million (€106-million) contract to deliver the British onshore civil works for the Viking Link Interconnector Project on behalf of joint venture delivery partners, National Grid and... Read more

ENERGY & UTILITIES

The world's largest producer of mineral wool, ROCKWOOL Group, has opened its first manufacturing plant in Romania. The Danish company invested €50-million  in the facility, which is located near Ploiești in the country's south-central region... Read more

Danish collaborative robot, or cobot, manufacturer Universal Robots has announced that BWIndustrie, a French specialist in machining, assembly and robotics has installed the world’s first UR16e heavy-duty payload cobot... Read more

VIKING’s LifeCraft system has now obtained flag state approval as a novel life-saving appliance to be installed on passenger ships for the utmost safety in evacuation emergencies... Read more

Universal Robots (UR), a Danish manufacturer of collaborative robots (cobots), has announced the launch of its UR16e cobot which boasts an impressive 16 kg payload capability... Read more

Buildings, infrastructure and cities across the globe are straining under the combined pressures of explosive population growth and a warming climate. A new research initiative, Break the Grid, is looking at how 3D printers can be made to move... Read more

AddLife has signed an agreement for the acquisition of all shares in the Danish companies Lab-Vent Controls A/S and Koldt & Ryø El A/S. The companies are major players on the Danish market in ventilation solutions for laboratories and cleanrooms... Read more

The Hovedstaden region of Denmark has chosen Sweden's NCC Group to construct the New North Zealand Hospital, the latest super hospital to be built in the country. NCC and the New North Zealand Hospital will now work out the details and plan to... Read more

BEWiSynbra Group, an integrated producer of expandable polystyrene (EPS), today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire 51% of the Danish company Eurec A/S. Eurec primarily collects, compacts, processes and sells recycled EPS... Read more

The European Commission's SME Instrument Programme has granted €2.5-million to Marine energy developer Minesto. The funding will aid with the installation of the Minesto technology in the Faroe Islands where it will be working alongside utility... Read more

Swiss-based construction firm Sika is working together with respected architecture firm Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) to showcase its 3D concrete printing abilities at the Formgiving Exhibition in Copenhagen, Denmark... Read more

GAZ-SYSTEM signed an agreement for co-financing the Baltic Pipe construction works as part of the EU's Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) with the Innovation and Network Executive Agency. The signing ceremony in which a subsidy of nearly €215-m... Read more

Nord Stream 2 has filed the third application in two years for a gas pipeline through its territory in waters to the south of the island of Bornholm, which is located between Sweden and Poland in the Baltic Sea, close to the Polish border... Read more

The controversial Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project, which was set to start pumping 55 billion cubic metres of gas between Russia and Germany by the end of the year, has hit a setback after Denmark's Energy Agency (DEA) requested the company... Read more

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