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KING’S DAY 2021

During King’s Day 2021, His Majesty the King and his family will be guests at the High Tech Campus in Eindhoven. From a studio they participate in a special online and TV broadcast in wich Brainport Eindhoven presents itself on the basis of the theme Making Knowledge. DENS X2 Hydrozine generator and GEM During this […]

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FullTank takes up its role as a fuel supplier for the DENS hydrozine generator

DENS, developer of the Hydrozine generator and Fulltank, the fuel supplier to the construction site, will soon start a pilot project in which the Hydrozine generator will be tested in the field. Naturally, the supply and quality of the Hydrozine provided by FullTank is essential for a succesfull pilot. Hydrozine is the hydrogen carrier and […]

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F&L Powerrental started working as a rental pilot partner with the DENS Hydrozine generator

The Netherlands is working hard on the energy transition, achieving the sustainability objectives.To achieve this goals, we will really have to work together to test the latest innovative technologies. That is why F&L Powerrental and DENS will carry out pilots with the Hydrozine generator especially for rental applications. F&L Powerrental, a well-known player in the […]

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DENS and Heijmans are testing Hydrozine generator at Atlas Living Lab in collaboration with Eindhoven University of Technology.

Last month, DENS ran a succesful pilot with the Hydrozine generator on the campus of Eindhoven University of Technology. During the pilot, the generator produced 200kWh of energy without emitting harmful emissions. An unique form of energy generation on the construction site. As part of the energy transition and emission-free construction, tech company DENS and […]

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Formic acid generator as the backbone for the electrified construction site

Edo Beerda 14-01-2021 SOURCE: Cobouw. More and more construction site equipment is electric, but that provides little environmental benefit if charging is done by a smelly diesel generator. The formic acid generator offers a solution. Refueling costs a bit more, but you do have an environmentally friendly energy source. The construction site of De Groene Boog […]

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Secretary of State van Veldhoven pays a digital visit to DENS and the Brainport Smart District

Secretary of State Stientje van Veldhoven visited DENS and the Brainport Smart District (BSD) on the 30th of November, to understand how circular construction occurs in practise. Due to the active coronavirus measures this visit was online. Secretary of State van Veldhoven was impressed by all the different innovations that have emerged in Helmond. “We […]

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Infrastructural project of the A16 in Rotterdam suits as a test for nitrogen reduction in the construction industry.

Infrastructural project of the A16 in Rotterdam suits as a test for nitrogen reduction in the construction industry. The government is supporting a pilot for an emission free construction site The first fully electric 25 tons excavator of the Netherlands is operating during constructional work of the new A16 highway in Rotterdam. That makes the […]

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Watch the video: zero emission power for the construction market

DENS is making renewable energy available for the construction market. This is achieved by using the liquid organic hydrogen carrier (LOHC) Hydrozine as fuel for construction equipment. The Hydrozine generator of DENS, the X2, can generate power for construction sites and charge electrified machines off grid. This allows for construction activities without harmful emissions such […]

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Collaboration between the companies DENS, Voorbij Funderingstechniek and UMS

DENS joins hands with Voorbij Funderingstechniek (a foundation engineering company) and Urban Mobility Systems (UMS), and works together on the sustainability process of foundation engineering, construction and the infrastructure industries by means of the electrification of machines and a generator that runs on Hydrozine. We are truly proud that Voorbij Funderingstechniek takes, combined with DENS […]

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Hydrogen-like fuel is a solution to environmental problems in the construction industry

10-08-2020 17:18 | BY: MARC SEIJLHOUWER DENS is working together with Urban Mobility Systems (UMS), a company that makes electric vehicles. For the construction industry they  already made an electric excavator and a “Knikmops”. DENS is the company that emerged from the student team Team FAST, which developed a technology to use formic acid as a […]

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DENS forms a partnership with UMS for the development of the Hydrozine aggregate.

Urban Mobility Systems (UMS), experts in the electrification solutions for industrial vehicles and inner-city passenger and freight transport, are going to collaborate with DENS, the developer of the Hydrozine generator. UMS is a development partner in the field of battery packs, electronics and cabling for the Hydrozine generator. UMS, known for the electrification of the […]

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DENS and Hamer are going to collaborate on putting the DENS Hydrozine generator on the market.

DENS, the developer of the hydrozine generator, and Hamer, the market leader in fuel installations in the Benelux, will collaborate on the production, maintenance and service of the DENS Hydrozine generator. Together they will accelerate the launch of the emission-free hydrozine generators, in order to boost the energy transition. In the midst of the corona […]

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COLUMN | Is formic acid the fuel of the future?

14-05-2020 Source: Bouwend Nederland What could be better than solving social issues, such as the climate problem, with smart technology? Innovations that enable vital sectors to reduce their CO2 foorprint and help make their business operations more sustainable. My company, a start-up with a lot of potential, is fully engaged in enabling companies to help […]

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Clean energy with one push on a button

As young entrepreneurs, Max Aerts and Tijn Swinkels have a long time ahead of them to realize their life’s work: accelerating the transition to sustainable energy consumption with the use of hydrozine (“formic acid”). The point is: they don’t have that time. The innovators from Brabant are in a hurry because the world is urgently […]

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Maxime Verhagen visits DENS and Brainport Smart District

16-01-2020, Source: Brainport Smart District Maxime Verhagen, chairman of Bouwend Nederland, visited DENS and Brainport Smart District on the Automotive Campus Helmond on Thursday, January 16, to obtain inspiration and knowledge about construction innovations that are being developed within Brainport. Verhagen: “Bouwend Nederland is in need for great innovations. Here in Brainport Smart District we learn what […]

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‘Formic acid motor’ from Helmond receives a substantial injection

Lizette van Neer 27-06-19, Bron:  ED HELMOND – The Dutch start-up Dens (Dutch Energy Solutions) has raised an investment of 550,000 euros from BOM Brabant Ventures and the Brabant Startup Fund. The company at the Automotive Campus develops sustainable generators that convert formic acid into energy. DENS is aiming for use of the product in construction […]

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TU/e student team FAST goes commercial as DENS

Tom Jeltes 10-12-2018 Source: Cursor Team FAST, which worked on applications for the formic acid-based hydrozine fuel, will stop existing. Part of the TU/e student team will continue as a start-up DENS, which wants to make the technology commercially available. As a first product DENS will focus on stationary aggregates for construction sites. Team FAST’s […]

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