An internationally leading testbed for marine antifouling coatings and other kinds of coatings to be used in marine environments. Highly skilled scientists and technical personnel with many years of experience in the field, newly renovated laboratory and access to marine field stations, both local and worldwide.
The test bed brings together expertise and infrastructure for the development of surface protection systems for a wide range of applications within the marine area. We provide services that cover large parts of the innovation chain, from idea to innovation.
We can test mechanical, physical and chemical characteristics of your coating and perform field tests. We have a lot of experience in doing this, both for R&D reasons covered by NDA with our customers and for registration and validation under European (or other) regulation systems for coatings with biocide or biocide free.
The facility consists of:
Surface Protection in Marine Environment
Laboratory testbeds (LT)
Energy and Clean Tech, Materials
Maritime and marine technologies