Our partners

Danish Offshore Technology Centre is the meeting place for leading companies and academic institutions in and around the offshore and energy sectors.

Danish Offshore Technology Centre unites five top Danish research institutions, leveraging national expertise in offshore activities and forming global partnerships for groundbreaking research.

Danish Offshore Technology Centre is a partnership. We combine the competencies of five leading research institutions in Denmark and utilise the expertise in offshore activities from across the country. At the same time, we partner with a global network of universities to provide world-class research.

Industrial partners

The centre is working closely together with the DUC (Danish Underground Consortium) partners on a long-term contract. In addition to this we are collaborating with a wide range of companies from the offshore sector.

DUC Partners:

  • TotalEnergies
  • BlueNord
  • Nordsøfonden

Academic partners

The centre at DTU serves as a focal point for the various research groups, as knowledge and results are gathered here and disseminated to industry users. The five partner institutions are:

  • Technical University of Denmark (DTU)
  • University of Copenhagen (KU)
  • Aarhus University (AU)
  • Aalborg University
  • GEUS

International cooperation

In addition to the collaboration between the Danish institutions, we also have ongoing collaborations with foreign universities. It helps to increase the quality and the application potential when we create results across borders. We have joint research with a number of universities. Our most comprehensive academic partners are listed here:

  • University of Leeds
  • Heriot-Watt University
  • Max Planck Institute
  • Institute for Energy Technology (IFE)
  • Kiel University



Simon Ivar Andersen

Simon Ivar Andersen Research Director and Professor, Chemical Impact of Offshore Energy Production Mobile: 9351 0758