Sweco plans and designs tomorrow’s communities and cities. Our work produces sustainable buildings, efficient infrastructure and access to electricity and clean water. With 17,500 employees in Europe, we offer our clients the right expertise for every situation. We carry out projects in 70 countries annually throughout the world. Sweco is Europe’s leading engineering and architecture consultancy, with sales of approximately SEK 20.6 billion (EUR 1.9 billion). The company is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm.
Sweco has signed two new contracts – one with the Regional Water Management Authority in Wrocław and one with the Regional Water Management Authority in Szczecin – to provide consulting services for the Odra-Vistula Flood Management Project – component 5.4. The project, which is being co-financed by the World Bank, aims to improve flood protection for people living in the area.
Sweco is one of the many exhibitors at VandTek16, where the entire water and drainage industry meet from 20 to 22 September 2016 at Lokomotivværkstedet (The Train Workshop) in Copenhagen. We look forward to meeting customers, colleagues and industry experts, share new knowledge and inspire with Sweco’s projects and solutions in the field of water and wastewater.
On 1 June 2015, Sweco announced its intention to acquire Grontmij. On 25 September 2015 it was announced that the acceptance level for the offer was met with a good margin. The integration of the two companies can therefore begin, which is the starting point for Europe’s leading engineering and architecture consultancy.
Sweco in Denmark focuses on delivering professional services to companies of all sizes, across a wide range of market sectors. Our industry specific solutions in the fields of strategy and planning, design and delivery, and performance and monitoring help our clients address their business objectives.
Our teams of asset management specialists share knowledge and innovation through established internal and external professional networks. This enables us to be more than just familiar with the issues in your market but also able to cross-fertilise first-hand insight and experience from our time in other markets.
De Bilt – Grontmij, a listed consulting & engineering company with a strong European presence, has been appointed by Helsingør Utilities to convert the Helsingør combined heat and power (CHP) plant in Denmark from natural gas to biomass. With the construction of a new boiler-unit and the redevelopment of existing facilities, Helsingør Utilities aims to lower CO2 emissions, in line with the ongoing sustainable transformation of the Danish energy sector.
Sweco Architects has delivered an EIA of the National Test Center for wind turbines in Østerild (Northern Jutland). With a new National Test Center for wind turbines, Denmark will maintain their leading position in the field of developing new technology for wind turbines and promote the possibility for an increased production of sustainable energy. With a […]
Sweco Architects has delivered a report with visualizations for the EIA of the off-shore wind farm Horns Rev 3. The report contains visualizations of different scenarios of installations with 42-136 off-shore turbines. In addition to the report, visualizations of several electrical-station plants including a high-voltage switchgear have been made. The distance from the off-shore wind […]
A major coastal protection project in Jakarta, Indonesia, officially kicked off on 9 October 2014. The first pile for a new seawall was sunk by Chairul Tanjung, Coordinating Minister for Economics, marking the start of work on the National Capital Integrated Coastal Development (NCICD) project, which is aimed at countering the effects of soil subsidence and rising sea levels.
De Bilt – Grontmij, a listed consulting & engineering company with a strong European presence, has been appointed by regional authorities in Laos to provide training and project management support for a number of water and road infrastructure projects in the southern province of Savannakhet. For Grontmij, the assignment will span three years and is worth approximately € 1.3 million.
De Bilt – Grontmij, a listed consulting & engineering company with a strong European presence, has been appointed by DONG Energy, one of the leading energy groups in Northern Europe, to act as consultant for the conversion of the Skærbæk Power Station. From 2018, energy supplied by this power station for the heating systems of 55,000 households will be generated by wood chips rather than natural gas, which will provide customers with a more sustainable and cheaper heat supply. A team of fifty Grontmij experts from Denmark and Sweden will be providing consultancy services to DONG Energy until 2017.
Grontmij has been appointed by the Danish Building & Property Agency for the contract management of the Niels Bohr Building, the new Campus facilities for the Science faculty of the Copenhagen University.
De Bilt – Grontmij, a listed consulting & engineering company with a strong European presence, has been appointed by the Polish National Water Management Authority (NWMA) to prepare comprehensive flood risk management plans, in a consortium with the Polish Institute of Meteorology & Water Management, DHI Group and Arcadis. The plans will cover the whole of Poland and at least 15,000 km of the country’s rivers. For Grontmij, this assignment is worth € 2.2 million.
Sweco in Denmark provides consultancy within the field of landscape architecture and health design. The primary goal is to ensure higher quality in outdoor areas in cities, around hospitals, nursery homes, schools, etc. that support physical, social and mental health issues. An increasing tendency of densification of cities causes great challenges in the way we think […]
The DEamMONification process for nitrogen removal is an energy-saving technology for ammonia removal from high strength wastewater. The process was developed at the University of Innsbruck, Austria. The DEMON process is a nitrification/deammonification process in which ammonia and nitrite are simultaneously converted to nitrogen gas, without the use of organic carbon. Additional information Process control […]
SHARON is a robust and cost effective system for the removal of nitrogen from wastewater. The process is used for treatment of high strength ammonia liquors such as sludge dewatering liquors and the liquid fraction of pig manure. SHARON has been successfully applied at several wastewater treatment plants in the Netherlands, the United States, United […]
Sweco in Denmark has been involved in Wind Farming for 15 years and is one of the leading consultancy companies in the field. Denmark is the world leader in wind power turbine technology and has been one of the driving forces in developing the wind power industry – from single wind turbine at land to large […]
District Heating – part of the solution to the climate change challenges and reducing dependency on imported fuels. District heating has been used in Denmark since its beginning in 1903. District heating systems as a modern concept were designed and introduced in the 1980ies. Today district heating covers about 60% of the heat demand in […]
Sweco in Denmark and the Danish WWF have developed a climate strategy guide based on their vast experience in this field. The guide is to be used by companies as a tool for understanding the climate change debate and serve as a starting point for reducing the companies CO2 emissions. By following the recommendations of this […]
Sweco in Denmark provides consultancy within a range of climate projects comprising general incorporation of a climate profile. Furthermore, Sweco can support in the establishment of a climate strategy, implying emission reduction and climate change adaption. In the EU as well as internationally, the focus on a reduction in the emission of CO2 and greenhouse gases is […]
Nørreport Station is Denmark’s busiest transport hub and following the transformation, it has become an urban space with a focus on the needs of cyclists and pedestrians. The redesign and redevelopment of Nørreport Station is the outcome of the collaborative efforts of Gottlieb Paludan Architects (GPA) and COBE. Urban life, passenger flow, transparency and accessibility […]
Nørreport Station is the busiest station in Denmark with roughly 250,000 people bustling through it daily. The new Nørreport Station is composed of a series of rounded, floating roofs, mounted on striking glass pavilions. A study of pedestrians’ preferred routes has formed the basis for the station’s new design, providing an open and welcoming public space […]
It is estimated that 9 billion people will inhabit the planet by 2050 – 70% of these will live in cities. The increasing urbanisation will be a challenge to cities all over the world and the demand for new innovative solutions within urban mobility is growing. This white paper provides insight into the solutions that Denmark has to offer within urban sustainable transportation.
25-50% of all distributed water globally is lost or never invoiced due to illegal connections, inaccurate billing systems, inaccurate metering, leakages, deteriorating infrastructure and wrong water pressure management etc. – or in short Non-Revenue Water (NRW). This white paper examines how water utilities can improve efficiency and meet future demand for water by reducing Non-Revenue Water.