Can electric cars become greener and cheaper?

Yes, they can! Lithium-battery manufacturers can save millions with better dry room setups and save the world from tons of Co2 if they apply the right energy strategy for their dry rooms using Cotes dehumidifiers. Seeing as the battery pack of an electric vehicle is the most expensive part, there is huge potential for reducing […]

We’re still open for business – we’re just defining new ways of working

Cotes is following the Danish national health authorities recommendations and precautionary measures to slow down the spread of Covid-19. The best way to prevent infection is to avoid being exposed to the virus, so Cotes encourages employees to use the available online collaboration platforms and tools to work from home and help reduce the spread […]

Cotes strengthens its wind power profile

New employments We are pleased to announce that Michael Holm and Mogens Sode Nielsen have recently joined the Cotes team. Our new CCO, Michael Holm, has more than 10 years of experience within the wind energy industry from former employments at K2 Management and Vestas. Mogens Sode Nielsen comes from a long-standing position at KK […]

Cotes dehumidification experts ready to share know-how at WindEurope Offshore 2019

Movers and shakers in offshore wind energy meet in Copenhagen The WindEurope Offshore 2019 trade show set to take place in Copenhagen Denmark on 26–28 November is the go-to Scandinavian event for those keen to check out the latest technical solutions, breaking-out technologies and new “players” as well as keeping an eye on who’s up […]

Cotes dehumidification experts ready to answer your questions at BrauBeviale 2019

“Meetings of minds” in the brewery world The BrauBeviale trade show in Nürnberg, Germany on 12–14 November is a key venue for seeing which new equipment and new solutions are now available, and keeping an eye on who’s doing what in the wonderful world of brewing. As a result, BrauBeviale has become a prime networking […]

Cotes off-grid protection for offshore transition pieces gets official recognition – and funding.

Recognition and funding for off-grid transition piece protection On 6 June 2019, Cotes received official confirmation that Innovation Fund Denmark has agreed to fund Project COOPER. Project COOPER is our in-house name for a breakthrough solution that we’re developing to protect the bases of offshore wind turbines from the corrosive effects of salt-laden airborne moisture, […]

Growing to meet customers’ needs

New OEM/Sales Manager We’re already expanding our Cotes sales team still further! On 1 May, Henrik Bomholt will be starting as OEM/Sales Manager, where his job will involve tending to the specialist needs of Cotes OEM customers keen to build humidity management technology into their capabilities.   Focusing on food processing companies’ needs We’ve also […]

A major gathering of humidity management experts at AWEA WINDPOWER 2019 in Houston

An industry growing fast, opportunities growing faster In 2018, wind power surpassed the 90,000 MW milestone for installed capacity on the US market. The industry’s strong growth is continuing in 2019, with more than 37,700 MW of wind capacity under construction or in advanced development in the US alone. The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) […]

Announcing a completely new standard for energy savings in dry room operations

Setting the new standard for low energy consumption in dry room operations Based on a unique setup, Cotes dehumidification solutions for the dry rooms at the heart of lithium-ion battery manufacturing combine an exceptionally low dew point (in some cases as low as -85°C) with savings on energy of as much as 50% compared to […]

IFFA Frankfurt – where meat processing experts meet

Small drips, big effects Meat processing facilities have to be kept scrupulously clean – a process that usually involves large quantities of water and steam, regularly applied. Such airborne moisture isn’t easy to deal with. It has a natural tendency to “stick around”, and to condense on any colder surfaces. Condensation dripping from ceilings onto […]

Better response to your post-sales needs

Hiring, hiring, hired … We’ve been looking for the right person for a while. And now we’ve found and hired him – and he’ll be starting this Monday (4 February) as Cotes new “After-Sales Supporter”. His name is Erich Torrild. He has more than twenty years of relevant technical experience from previous employment. E.g. within […]

Merry Christmas and a Happy New year

Best wishes for 2019 Cotes wishes all its customers, business partners and other contacts and acquaintances, a merry Christmas, however and wherever you may choose to observe and enjoy the break. We would also like to thank you for working with us so well over the past year – we hope you’ve shared in our […]

Cotes receives Gazelle Award from Danish business newspaper Børsen

Cotes is proud to have received a Gazelle Award for 2018, awarded annually by the heavyweight Danish business newspaper Børsen. These prestigious awards are given to the fastest growing companies in Denmark – companies that have consistently achieved positive growth over the past four financial years, and that have at least doubled either revenue or […]

Talk to Cotes dehumidification experts at BrauBeviale 2018

Cotes present in force at BrauBeviale in Nürnberg, Germany The BrauBeviale trade show being held on 13–15 November in Nürnberg, Germany, has become a well-recognised networking platform for key experts and decision-makers in production and marketing of drinks, processing and packaging. It is a key venue for seeing who’s doing what, and which new technologies […]

Clean-room operation needs expert knowledge

Exhibiting at ISCC’18 clean-room technology symposium The International Symposium on Contamination Control and Cleanroom Technology (ISCC) takes place every other year, attended by a wide range of international experts in this specialist field. In 2018, this key event is being held near The Hague in the Netherlands on 23–26 September. Cotes will be at stand […]

Big Cotes presence at WindEnergy Hamburg

Where wind turbine industry experts meet The Global Wind Summit being held in Hamburg, Germany, later this month is the biggest meeting of wind industry movers and shakers anywhere in the world. And probably the most important, too. It combines the world’s leading expo for wind energy – WindEnergy Hamburg – and the WindEurope global […]

My internship at Cotes

Hello, My name is Mathias. I’m 15 years old and just about to graduate secondary school in Denmark. For the last week I have been on an internship. That is something every student in Denmark has to complete in order to graduate secondary school. That should give us an idea about how it is to […]

Tackling undesirable humidity in museum storage

Known problems in museum storage facilities Mould, bacteria and corrosion are merciless destroyers, beavering away in museum storage facilities. Textiles, wooden and metal objects reaching thousands of years back into our past are all at risk – as are other key museum materials such as films, tapes and documents. Uncontrolled levels of airborne moisture provide […]

Protecting industrial processes against humidity

Humidity in Hannover On 23–27 April Cotes will be exhibiting at Hall 003, Stand E28, at the Hannover Messe 2018 – the world’s leading trade show for industrial technology. We’ll be demonstrating an All-Round C35 dehumidifier, a mid-range unit that’s ideal for industrial and commercial operations to use in combating lots of different practical problems caused […]

Cold store humidity and product hindrances big concerns at Anuga 2018

Anuga Foodtech is a high-profile international event where the movers and shakers in the world of food technology congregate to meet and greet, buy and sell, mingle and motivate. There are all kinds of ideas, equipment, perspectives and trends on show – and everybody is looking at everybody. That makes this particular trade fair a […]

Cotes demonstrates dehumidifier at Anuga FoodTec

Cotes will be displaying its energy-efficient, hygienic humidity management capabilities for the food industry at the Anuga FoodTec trade fair in Cologne, Germany on 20–23 March 2018. We’ll be ready to answer your questions in Hall 10.1 (stand C-099). See exactly how it works Cotes All-Round C35 is an innovative range of exceptionally versatile adsorption […]

Merry Christmas and a prosperous new year.

  The whole team at Cotes … 2017 has been a consistently good year for Cotes – we’ve reached all our growth targets, we’re successfully streamlining operations, we’re winning high-profile innovation awards and our customers are saying good things! The Cotes team (in Slagelse and Aarhus in Denmark, and in Szczecin in Poland) has been […]

Cut out the sticky stuff

Controlling humidity in confectionery manufacturing Manufacturing confectionery products – in all their infinite variety of shapes, textures, formats and taste – can be a seriously sticky business. Most confectionery products don’t react at all well to the presence of uncontrolled airborne moisture. Moisture gives all kinds of trouble when it comes into contact with sugar […]

Cotes award-nominated for outstanding export success

2017 PwC Export Award Danish-based PricewaterhouseCoopers are experts in accountancy, auditing and taxation, making them uniquely positioned to monitor export successes and commercial profiles. Three companies have been nominated for the 2017 PwC Export Award in Slagelse Municipality, and we’re proud to say Cotes is one of them.   Tough criteria The criteria for nominee […]

Hervorragende Produkte, schwierige Bedingungen – Hindernisse in Brauereien

Finden Sie Ihre Lösung für Feuchtigkeitsprobleme Bierbrauen ist ein komplexer Prozess und stellt häufig eine besonderen Mischung aus Altem und Neuem, Traditionellem und Technischem dar. Bei einigen der verschiedenen Brauprozessen entstehen hohe Temperaturen und viel Luftfeuchtigkeit. Bei vielen anderen sind die Temperaturen notwendigerweise gering. Die Kombination aus hoher Luftfeuchtigkeit und vielen kalten Oberflächen, wie Rohranlagen, […]

Great products, difficult conditions – the brewery conundrum

Calculate your way out of humidity problems Brewing is a complex process that often involves unusual mixes of old and new, traditional and technological. In many of the processes used in brewing, temperatures and humidity levels are high. And in many others temperatures are necessarily low. Such combinations of lots of airborne moisture and lots […]

Key Account Manager, International OEM sales

Cotes A/S in Slagelse or Aarhus, Denmark We work for and believe in the green transition, we care about the environment and we’re well aware that our products are important for the energy of the future. Cotes develops and manufactures adsorption dehumidifiers, and we’re world champions at thinking our products into new contexts with big […]

Big data making wind turbines better

Digitalisation and big data – the benefits We’re pleased to announce that our CEO Thomas Rønnow has been invited as a panel speaker at the Wind Energy Denmark event on 3 October 2017 in Herning Denmark, focusing on how digitalisation and big data can help create new business models in the wind turbine industry. We’re […]

Cotes protecting wind turbines against humidity at Hi Tech & Industry trade fair in Herning, Denmark

Cotes will exhibiting at the Wind Energy Denmark event in Herning, Denmark on 2–3 October, displaying energy-efficient dehumidifier systems that’re ideal for tackling humidity-related problems in both offshore and onshore wind turbines.   People meeting people The Wind Energy Denmark expo event for wind industry specialists on 2–3 October is part of the considerably larger, […]

Danish Energy Minister on a fact-finding visit to Cotes

On 14 September 2017, Danish Minister of Energy and Climate Lars Christian Lilleholt visited the Cotes assembly facility in Slagelse to see what we’re up to with new energy-saving technology solutions and with helping wind turbine manufacturers boost their competitiveness.

Cotes technology demonstration at Drinktec in Munich

Cotes will be at Drinktec in Munich, Germany on 11–15 September, raring to show off energy-efficient dehumidifier systems that’re ideal for tackling humidity-related problems in breweries Meeting the movers and shakers The Drinktec trade fair in Germany bills itself as the world’s leading event for the movers and shakers in the beverage industry, and therefore […]

Creating top hygienic conditions for food processing is not that complicated at all

Cotes exhibit at ProPak asia 14-17 June 2017 When processing food, drinks and pharmaceutical products, a high level of hygiene should always be a top priority. By controlling the humidity surrounding the product through the value chain stages, companies can bring one of the main factors that causes bacterial growth, to a minimum level. At […]

Humidity and salt ruins our offshore wind turbines – learn how to protect them effectively from corrosion

The largest offshore exhibition in the world takes place in London on 6–8 June – and we’ll be there Next week, Thomas Rønnow (CEO) and Rasmus Toftegaard (CTO) will represent Cotes at the Offshore wind energy exhibition I London. Ready to answer what ever question they will get asked, they are very keen on getting […]

Cotes exhibits at ProPak Vietnam 21st-23rd of March

Visit us at Vietnams popular Processing & Packaging exhibition Cotes finds it natural that we should be attending at this food-, drink- and pharma-oriented exhibition, where processing and packaging within these 3 industries are in focus. The hygienic design of our dehumidifiers, and their ability to create a low and very specific humidity, often under […]

From hoar frost to hairy problems in freezer facilities

‘Tis the season Here in Denmark, where we’re based, it’s now pretty much the season for the early-morning delights of hoar frost. Hoar frost occurs when ice crystals form on objects exposed to the open air, such as blades of grass, bushes, tree branches and leaves – and even urban objects galore. This special crystalline […]

Anders Kjeldgaard

New technical sales appointment at Cotes

New addition to the Cotes sales team – to help our dealers We’re pleased to welcome a new member of the Cotes team, as technical sales manager. His name is Anders Kjeldgaard, and he comes to us from a somewhat similar position at Grundfos, the world-renowned Danish pump manufacturer, where he worked for the past […]

Why do my glasses fog up when I enter a warm building?

Cold meets hot = condensation forms Anyone who wears glasses – and a lot of us do – has almost certainly tried it. You enter a warm, cosy building full of people (like a restaurant or bar) straight from the cold street – and for the first minute or so you’re suddenly rendered fumbling, uncool […]

Cotes technology in groundbreaking US offshore wind park

Cotes selected as supplier of corrosion-preventing desalting/dehumidification technology for USA’s first offshore wind park   First commercial offshore wind farm in US US offshore wind and transmission developer company Deepwater Wind is currently completing America’s first-ever commercial offshore wind farm, located about three miles off the coast of Block Island, Rhode Island. The 30-megawatt Block […]

Presenting patented Cotes technology for offshore wind turbines

  Cotes Overpressure System highlighted at Wind Energy Denmark Annual Event   Movers and shakers meet The movers and shakers of the Scandinavian wind power industry met at the Wind Energy Denmark Annual Event in Odense, Denmark on 26–27 of October, organised by The Danish Wind Industry Association (DWIA), the prime interest group and representative […]

Cotes at WindEnergy Hamburg 2016

The WindEnergy expo in Hamburg on 27–30 September 2016 is the world’s leading trade gathering for the wind energy industry. This makes it the ideal venue for Cotes to showcase its unique capabilities in helping control and manage the specifications of the air inside the nacelles and towers of wind turbines – both onshore and offshore.