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2019

WE WILL TURN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY UPSIDE DOWN

The Danish newspaper, Fyens Stiftstidende, visited us to talk about Odico, robot technology, our projects, and ambitions.

FJORDENHUS IS OUR TEST PIECE

The headquarter of Kirk Kapital, Fjordenhus, designed by Olafur Eliasson is Odico's testpiece. Through Odico's robotic hot-wire cutting 4500 m2 of robot manufactured formworks were delivered and made it possible to build the iconic building.

RESEARCH PAPER IN CONSTRUCTION ROBOTICS JOURNAL

An research paper outlining Odico's project Opticut, has been published in the scientific journal Construction Robotics. Opticut is the world's first topology-optimized concrete construction produced using robotic abrasive wire cutting, and the article presents the advanced method behind the project.

ODICO ATTENDS TO THE ANNUAL CONFERENCE DI BYG 2019

Thursday, April 11th Odico will be attending at Conferdation of Danish Industry's DI Byg conference 2019. Odico and several other companies will present various projects with the purpose of illustrating how it is possible to create a better business through digital and technological solutions.

SONNESGADE NOMINATED FOR SUTAINABLE CONRETE PRIZE 2019

Danish article about Sonnesgade 11 which has been nominated for the Sustainable Concrete Prize by Dansk Beton. Odico helped with the creation of the unique and characteristic concrete facade that has chams in it to make it look like a gigantic slab of crumbling marble.

DKK 100 MILLION FOR ROBOTICS RESEARCH AT THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN DENMARK

The Danish newspaper, Fyens Stiftstidende, brought this article about the great donation on DKK 100 million for robotics research at the University of Southern Denmark from the A.P. Møller Foundation, which also engenders excitement among robotic companies from Funen.

ROBOTIC SYSTEM CREATES AFFORDABLE, INNOVATIVE CONCRETE FORMWORK

The CTO of Odico, Asbjørn Søndergaard, was interviewed by the American magazine Civil Engineering, and the result was a 2 paged article. The article deals with Odico's robot technology and how this contributes to innovating formwork with our project Opticut as an example of this.

ODICO CTO TO PANEL AS CRITIC AT ARCHITECTURAL ASSOCIATIONS SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE

Asbjørn Søndergaard, CTO and co-founder of Odico attended as an invited critic at Architectural Association School of Architecture for the school's graduates at Design Research Laboratory. The school is one of the most famous architecture schools and other critics attending were Theodore Spyropoulos, Patrick Schumacher, Ross Lovegrove, and Shajay Bhooshan.

ODICO CTO LECTURES AT TU BRAUNSCHWEIG

Asbjørn Søndergaard, CTO and co-founder of Odico, are invited to deliver a lecture at Institute of Structural Design at Technische Universität Braunschweig as a part of a series of lectures on digital tools.

ROBOTIC SOLUTIONS FOR THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY

The Turkish website, Insaant Antiye, who writes about everything regarding construction, has written an article on robotic solutions for the construction industry.

2018

THE ROBOTS ARE HERE

An exciting podcast with one of the founders and CTO of Odico, Asbjørn Søndergaard. He talks about the thoughts behind Odico. He also talks about how Kirk Kapital was a gigantic challenge, but also how the project increased the demand for Odico's products. The Opticut project is also discussed in the podcast and Asbjørn talks about the potential for gigantic CO2 reduction by topology optimization.

ODICO'S FIRST FACOTRY ON-THE-FLY SALE: THE FIRST CONTAINER-ROBOT FOR THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY

The Danish newspaper, Fyens Stiftstidende, ran a catchy article on everything from the stock exchange listing to the sale of the first Factory-On-The-Fly. The managing director, Anders Bundsgaard, also comments on the fluctuation in the prices on the Odico shares and his view on new technology in the construction industry.

ODICO CLOSES THE FIRST DEAL ON THEIR ROBOTIC CONCEPT FOR THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY

An article, in the Danish newspaper Børsen, regarding the positive reaction on Odico's first closed deal on our Factory-On-The-Fly robotic concept.

FUTURE OF LIVING

Team Oikos from the world's leading architectural education Architectural Association School of Architecture in London collaborated with Odico on exploring the potential of the Factory-On-The-Fly. Check out the results in this amazing video.

A DANISH CONSORTIUM IS ADVANCING THE POSSIBILITIES OF CONCRETE FORMWORK

Leading US online magazine on architecture and construction, The Architects Newspaper, brought the following introduction to Experiment R.

EXPERIMENT R IN ARCHDAILY

ArchDaily, the world's most read site for architecture, ran this article about the ground-breaking collaboration between Aarhus Schol of Architecture, Odico, Hi-Con A/S, AARHUS TECT, TU Delft, Søren Jensen Rådgivende Ingeniørfirma A/S, Brunsgaard A/S, Stillads & Materieludledning, Aarsleff and a number of operators from the Danish construction industry regarding the production of advanced constructions through Odico's robot technology.

CIRCULAR CONSTRUCTION CHALLENGE: CIRCULAR SUCCESS IS NOW

Circular Economy is the future for the construction industry, but it remains far from mainstream. Six finalists in the Circular Construction Challenge – Rethink Waste, demonstrate what the future solutions for circular construction look like.

CIRCULAR SUCCESS IS NOW

Odico has been selected as 1 of 6 finalists in the widely covered Circular Construction Challenge, initiated by the world's largest philanthropic fund, RealDania. This article in the Sustanian covers the event.

THE DREAM TEAM

Today we have the pleasure to announce that all the key positions are filled. Since August 1, 2018, Odico has doubled the number of employees. We now have a dream team of the greatest international talents, and we are looking forward to continuing the development.

ERIK PETERSEN JOINS ODICO AS CHIEF INNOVATION OFFICER

Erik Petersen is former CTO at Dan Robotics and has more than 31 years of leading experience in advanced industrial robotics. Through his career, Erik has been responsible for more than 400 robot installations in automotive and the manufacturing industries. We are delighted to welcome Erik to the team and look forward to putting his outstanding competences hard at work.

ODICO SELECTED AS FINALIST IN CIRCULAR CONSTRUCTION CHALLENGE

Odico is delighted to announce that our radical proposal for using robots in construction waste recycling has been selected as 1 of 6 finalists in the Circular Construction Challenge, initiated by the world's largest filantropic trust fund for architecture, RealDania.

LARS ELLYT JOINS ODICO AS CHIEF COMMERCIAL OFFICER

We have the pleasure of announcing Lars Ellyt as new Chief Commercial Officer at Odico. Lars is joining Odico from a position as After Market Manager at Svendborg Brakes A/S. We look forward to working with Lars and bringing his talent in managing industrial sales to the Odico team.

ODICO SPEEDS UP ITS DEVELOPMENT

The Danish newspaper, Fyens Stiftstidende, interviewed the CEO of Odico, Anders Bundsgaard, about the exciting time after the stock exchange listing. Odico has worked on putting a strong team together, who are working on the further development of Factory-On-The-Fly. Additionally, they talk about Odico's annual accounts and future prospects.

ODICO'S FACTORY-ON-THE-FLY IS A POP-UP ROBOTIC MANUFACTURING UNIT FOR CONSTRUCTION SITES

The World's leading online magazine for architecture and design caught interest in Odico's mobile robotic solution.

MOBILE ROBOT BRINGS CUSTOM-MANUFACTURING TO SITE

Bjarke Ingels Group is experimenting with a mobile robotic manufacturing platform that, thanks to a £3.9 million injection of public investment, could make its debut on construction sites next year. Factory-On-The-Fly is the brainchild of Danish tech firm Odico, a robotic system shipped inside a standard shipping container to custom-fabricate building elements with complex freeform shapes, including formwork, insulation, reinforcement or tiles.

DANISH FIRM LAUNCHES FACTORY-ON-THE-FLY ROBOT SYSTEM FOR CONSTRUCTION SITES

Construction sites could soon include mini manufacturing units where robots custom-make building components at the push of a button – at least that’s if Danish tech firm Odico has its way.

CHRISTIAN HENRIKSEN JOINS ODICO AS HEAD OF PRODUCTION

Christian Henriksen joins Odico from a position as Chief Logistics Officer at concrete manufacturer Contiga-Tinglev. Christian holds a MSc of civil engineering, production technology from Aalborg University, building on top of his production education and employment as black smith at Odense Steel Shipyard Ltd. We welcome Christians unique set of competences in charging ahead Odico's formwork production.

DORTE JENSEN JOINS ODICO AS CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Dorte Jensen joins Odico as chief financial officer. Dorte has 23 years of experience as a chief financial officer, and Dorte is joining Odico from a position as chief financial officer and head of administration at Diabetesforeningen. Dorte is relieving Lars Christiansen, who is continuing as mentor and member of the board for Odico.

NARENDRA NEYTHALAT JOINS ODICO AS CHIEF DEVELOPER

Today we have the pleasure to announce that Narendrakrishnan Neythalath joins Odico as Chief Developer. He is going to be responsible for the day to day management of the software team of Odico under CTO Asbjørn Søndergaard. Narendra has an education in computer science and mechatronics. He comes from a position as Senior Roboticist at Tiesto Robotics in Singapore.

DANISH ROBOTICS COMPANY ODICO IS AUTOMATING THE GLOBAL CONSTRUCTION DINOSAUR

Vilhelm Carlström from Business Insider has written an interesting article about Odico's Factory-On-The-Fly. The article focuses on the gigantic potential there is for reductions in the construction industry both regarding economy and time. Furthermore, it covers some of the projects that Odico and the Zara Hadid architects collaborated on, and these projects would have been nearly impossible to carry out without the robot technology of Odicoo.

THE CTO OF ODICO IN TV 2 NEWS

The leading national news channel TV2 News caught interest in the upcoming release of project Opticut, a ground-breaking collaboration between Odico, Aarhus School of Architecture, Hi-con and a number of partners from the danish construction industry.

TECH TALENT AFTER OUSTANDING IPO: WILL CONQUER GLOBAL CONSTRUCTION

Danish article from Berlingske Business. Anders Bundsgaard, the CEO of Odico, calls himself a technology geek. Now he wants to make robots more available because technology ought to make a difference for the individual, he thinks.

THIS IS THE FUTURE: REINFORCED CONCRETE IN GENTLE SHAPES

Nationally leading newspaper Jyllands-Posten reported from the pre-release of the ground-breaking Opticut project, developed by a partnership between Aarhus School of Architecture, Odico, Hicon and a number of industry leaders from Danish Construction.

NEW METHOD MOVES THE BOUNDARIES FOR THE POSSIBILITES WITH CONCRETE

The Danish site, Dagens Byggeri, writes about Opticut in Aarhus and the amazing possibilities the use of formworks cut by robots paves the way for.

ODICO IN DANISH RADIO

The CEO of Odico, Anders Bundsgaard, had an exciting talk about the stock exchange listing with Pernille Enggaard from Millionærklubben at Radio24syv.

THE AIRCRAFT MECHANIC TURNED TO CONCRETE

The Danish newspaper, Børsen made an interview with CEO at Odico, Anders Bundsgaard, about the beginning of Odico, entrepreneurship, and what the money from the stock exchange listing are being used for.

ODICO IS BEHIND LEGO HEIRS' NEW HEAD OFFICE

Lørdag d. 9. Juni blev Olafur Eliassons imponerende hovedsæde for Kirk Kapital, nanvgivet Fjordenhus indviet med offentligheden. Foruden at være Olafur Eliassons første fulde bygningsdesign, repræsenterer huset også et internationalt gennembrud i robotteknologi som den første bygning realiseret vha. glødetrådsdrevet robotskæring.

VI KAN SPARE CO2 VED AT SÆTTE FORMEN FRI

Blandt de mange potentialer i anvendelse af Odico's robotteknkologi, er pris-effektiv fremstilling af avancerede støbeforme, som kan spare store mængder C02 på verdensplan ved at sætte optimerede konstruktionsdesigns indenfor økonomisk rækkevidde for almindelige applikationer som broer, parkeringsanlæg og infrastruktur

FYNSKE ROBOTTER PÅ BØRSEN FOR AT GRIBE MILLIARDMARKED

Kasper Pilemand, partner i tegnestuen Dorte Mandrup arkitekterne, udtaler sig om de muligheder robotteknologien giver for spændende arkitektur. Også Sektionsdirektør i NCC Hans Blinkilde som ser store gevinster i fremtiden, ved at bruge robotter i byggesektoren.

FYNSK ROBOTVIRKSOMHED GÅR PÅ BØRSEN FOR AT FORFØLGE SINE FIRST MOVER POSITION - SÅ MEGET KOSTER AKTIEN

Børsen Play lagde vejen forbi Odico til en spændende snak med CEO Anders Bundsgaard om børsnoteringen og hvad kapitalen skal bruges til. De nåede rundt om vigtige emner som factory-on-the-fly, anvendelse af robotteknologi i byggebranchen og fremtidsplanerne for Odico.

INTERVIEW WITH DORTE MANDRUP ON ODICO AND VENICE INSTALLATION

Today we're delighted to announce the release of our video by Creative Republic, featuring an interview with the renowned Danish architect Dorte Mandrup on the making of the 'CONDITIONS' installation for the Venice Biennale 2018

ODICO IN EXHIBITION WITH ABB AND SWISS EMBASSY IN DENMARK

In an initiative sparked from a conversation between Swiss embassador of Denmark, Benedikt Wechsler, Odico CEO Anders Bundsgaard and ABB's Steffen Enemark, an exhibition was established for the Designmuseum of Denmark featuring ABB's Yumi robot on a robotically cut sculpture designed and produced by Odico

B1M FEATURES ODICO IN FOREFRONT OF CONSTRUCTION ROBOTICS

B1M - theworld's leading video channel on construction technology today released an excellent video, summarizing the state-of-the-art of construction robotics world wide. Odico is featured as a leading example in this summary

MARBLE-OUS ROBOTS

CEO of Odico, Anders Bundsgaard, was interviewed by Mayday Magazine, about how new technologies can help minimize waste and the use of resources to create a more sustainable production.

INSTALLATION BY DORTE MANDRUP OPENS IN VENICE

Today, we're delighted to announce the opening of the CONDITIONS installation by Dorte Mandrup at La Biennale di Venezia - the worlds most prestigous architectural event. Dorte Mandrup is the first Danish architect to be invited for the main exbition. Odico robotically produced and installed the 200 m2 installation

BIG U: HUMANHATTAN 2050 BY BJARKE INGELS OPENS IN VENICE

Today, we're delighted to announce the opening of the Big U: Humanhattan 2050 Exhibition by Bjarke Ingels Group at the Venice Biennale 2018, the world's most prestigous architectural event. Odico's dual robot cell was used in the production of the large concept model, building on work by industrial Ph.D at Bjarke Ingels Group, Giulio Brugnaro

OAFx ARCHITECTURE AND TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE

Asbjørn Søndergård, The Chief Technology Officer at Odico, spoke at a conference at Academy Lillebælt about the application of new technologies in the construction industry. The conference was part of Odense Architecture Festival.

ODICO ROBOTS WORKING FOR BJARKE INGELS GROUP

A dual Odico robot cell is assisting Bjarke Ingels Group in producing a large concept model for the Venice Biennale 2018. See the bots hard at work

THIS ROBOT COULD BUILD ZAHA HADID ARCHITECTS’ NEXT PROJECT

LUSHAN Primary School, the latest project announced by Zaha Hadid Architects last week, could be built using robots similar to the one seen in this video by Danish robotics specialist Odico - Formwork Robotics.

ROBOTICS COMPANY CHANGES ITS MIND: WANTS TO BE LISTED IN DENMARK

Odico will be listed at Nasdaq First North in Copenhagen, instead of in Sweden as planned. Last fall Odico went public with plans to be listed in Sweden, afterwards CEO Anders Bundsgaard was contacted and is now convinced that Odico would be able to get its funding in Denmark. In addition, Jens Munch Hansen, former CEO of TDC, has invested in Odico and is now chairman of the board.

ZAHA HADID ARCHITECTS PLANS ROBOT-BUILT CHINESE PRIMARY SCHOOL

Zaha Hadid Architects (ZHA) has unveiled plans for a 120-pupil school in Jiangxi province, China, featuring a network of ‘barrel and parabolic vaults’ part-built by hot-wire cutting robot

ZAHA HADID ARCHITECTS PLANS SCHOOL IN RURAL CHINA USING ROBOTIC CONSTRUCTION TECHNIQUES

Designed by Zaha Hadid Architects, ‘lushan primary school’ will be an educational institute for 120 children located 160 kilometers north-west of nanchang, the capital of china’s jiangxi province.

ZAHA HADID ARCHITECTS: A ROBOT WILL HELP BUILD THE VAULTS OF LUSHAN PRIMARY SCHOOL

Zaha Hadid Architects just revealed a design proposal for Lushan Primary School, a new learning center for 120 children from 12 local villages in a remote rural area of Jiangxi Province, China.

ZAHA HADID ARCHITECTS DESIGNS PARABOLIC-VAULTED SCHOOL CAMPUS IN RURAL CHINA

Zaha Hadid Architects has unveiled its design for the Lushan Primary School, an educational campus that will serve around 120 students from 12 villages in a rural area of Jiangxi Province in China to be build using industrial wire-cutting robots

BJARKE INGELS GROUP TESTING ODICO ROBOT CELL

Bjarke Ingels Group is putting the Odico dual robot cell to it's test in a series of recent experiment. The experiments, conducted by Ph.D-fellow Giulio Brugnaro with the large scale EU-funded research programme, Innochain, involves using machine learning with Odico's robot to mimick a human carpenters chiselwork.

DANISH CELEBRITY ARCHITECT CHOSEN FOR VENICE BIENNALE

Odico is exchitedto announce that Dorte Mandrup Architects have chosen Odico as manufacturer for the 200m2 Installation to the Venice Biennale 2018 Exhibition. This is the first time a Danish architect is selected to exhibit at the Biennales main exhibition, the world's most prestigious architectural event. Odico is delighted to support Dorte Mandrup in turning her vision into reality using robots

JENS MUNCH-HANSEN JOINS ODICO

Odico is pleased to announce Jens Munch-Hansen as new chairman of the board. Jens Munch-Hansen , a renowned top-profile in the Danish business world, is previous CEO of IBM Nordic and group managing director of TDC, Denmarks largest telecommunications company. A warm welcome to Jens

ODICO ROBOTS ARRIVE AT BJARKE INGELS GROUP

Odico is excited to announce a collaboration with Bjarke Ingels Group and ABB Robotics, to further the exploration of the potential of robots in architecture. Within the collaboration, Odico is supplying a dual robot workcell to BIG's office in Copenhagen, to be used in digital investigations within Bjarke Ingels experimental division, BIG Ideas. The collaboration becomes part of the EU-funded large scale research project, Innochain

HVIDOVRE STRANDPARK IS NOMINATED FOR AN AWARD

Odico congratulates Vega Landskab and Karin Lorentzen on the nomination for a Store Arne, an award given by Danish Association of Architects. The concrete elements at Hvidovre Strandpark were molded in formworks produced by Odico, their elegant, organic shapes were inspired by white cabbage.

2017

ANYTHING IS POSSIBLE WITH FORMWORK ROBOTICS

The Danish ABB Connect customer magazine features the results of a collaboration between Odico, Odico robots and software and the very creative display artists who designed this year's Christmas decorations of the Illum department store in the centre of Copenhagen. Take a look at the amazing result.

FACTORY-ON-THE-FLY FEATURED IN DANISH BUSINESS PAPER

Manufacturing of the formwork directly at the construction site. Very fast and very easy with the Factory-on-the-Fly that is an innovative combination of standard components able to cut through EPS, concrete, marble and more. The robot is built in a standard freight container that might be carried to any construction site in the world by either truck or ship.

ODICO HAS REACHED A LEVEL TOO BIG FOR SMALL DANISH INVESTORS

Odico does not take part in local business angel event called Investor Days. "Investor Days is a good idea and might have been suitable and helpful also for Odico five years ago", says CEO Anders Bundsgaard, and continues: "Nowadays it seems we're too big for very small investors and too small for very large investors.". Read full article in Danish.

MOBILE ROBOTS ARE TURNING THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY UPSIDE DOWN

Automation of the construction industry used to be a primarily theoretical thought at the schools of architecture. Odico's mobile robot solutions Factory-on-the-Fly and Factory-in-a-Box are moving progress out to construction sites. "We are crossing the gap between mass production and the construction industry", says founder and CEO Anders Bundsgaard.

CAPITAL DROUGHT DIRECTS ROBOT HOPE TO SWEDEN

Although market potential reaches billions the robot comet Odico is experiencing rejection by Danish investors and The Danish Growth Fond. The company is now fleeing to Sweden in order to start a revolution in the construction industry. Photo by Maria Fonfara.

AIRCRAFT MECHANIC FEEDS ROBOTS

Odico is still a small company with about 12 employees and 12 ABB robots and CEO Anders Bundsgaard is himself happily feeding robots with foam bricks to be cut into formworks for a construction site.

ODICO PRODUCES FORMWORK FOR BEAUTIFUL BEACH PARK

For the past five years, there has been a collaboration between Odico, Aarhus Cementvarefabrik and sculptor Karin Lorentzen, to explore new ways of shaping concrete. As a result, Karin Lorentzen and Vega Landskab created a low wall between the sand and the grass at Hvidovre Strand. Karin used a cross-section of a white cabbage as inspiration for the organic curves.

PLANNED ODICO IPO TRENDING ON SWEDISH STOCK FORUM

News of the planned Odico IPO has created considerable media interest in the last days, and we're happy to report that Odico is now topping the list of most viewed story's on the popular Swedish stock forum nyemissioner.se.

FUNEN-BASED ROBOTICS COMPANY TO ISSUE SWEDISH IPO

The potential for digitalization and automation in the contruction industry is huge and Odico develops the userfriendly tools nessecary to realize this potential globally. We are preparing an IPO in Q1 2018. Read the full article in Danish.

FUNEN-BASED START-UP STEAMING AHEAD

Odense-based Odico will conduct an Initial Public Offering on the Swedish stock exchange early 2018. The target is to raise funding to reach construction sites with it's robot technology world wide. Article in Fyens Stiftstidende in Danish.

DANISH TECH COMPANY PLANNING IPO ON AKTIETORGET

Danish tech-company Odico have chosen Sedermera Fondskommission as financial consultants for their IPO at the Swedish stock-exchange, Aktietorget. Article in Swedish in VA Finans

ROBOTS ARE TAKING OVER THE CONSTRUCTION SITE

ELFOKUS.DK features Odico in an article on how our groundbreaking technology changes production of complex geometries. Fast and inexpensively our Factory-on-the-Fly converts 3D printing into concrete elements. Article in Danish.

FUNEN-BASED ROBOT COMPANY TO ENTER SWEDISH STOCKMARKET

On October 13 at 10:41 the news was out at business.dk that worldwide aiming Odico is entering the Swedish stockmarket AktieTorget.

ODICO TO INITIATE IPO

We are delighted to announce that Odico Aps. have entered an agreement with financial consulting firm Sedermera Fondskommision to initiate an IPO on the Swedish stock exchange. Through the IPO, Odico expects to raise SEK 20 million for development of the mobile robotic manufacturing platform concept, Factory On The Fly, which enable robotic production on construction sites world wide. Click for Danish press release.

DANISH ROBOT COMPANY PLANNING SWEDISH IPO

Danish tech-company Odico have chosen Sedermera Fondskommission as financial consultants for their IPO at the Swedish stock-exchange, Aktietorget. Article in Swedish in Svenska Dagbladet Näringsliv Börs section.

ODICO FEATURED IN CONTRUCTING ARCHITECTS' TRADE MAGAZINE

The Danish association of Constructing Architects features Odico and the many advantages of robotics in construction: Faster, cheaper, job creating, improvement of physical working conditions. Article in Danish.

ODICO TO SPEAK AT CONFERENCE

On November 21 CEO Anders Bundsgaard will present "Automation as Part of the Design/Production Process" at the two day conference in Copenhagen on intelligent construction and also be present on Nov 22. Among conference partners are The Danish Construction Association. More info in Danish.

ODICO EXHIBITS WITH ABB AT HI 2017

Odico is pleased to announce the opening of its exhibition stand at Herning Industrial Fair in a joint effort with ABB Denmark. HI 2017 is Scandinavia's leading industry fair, and Odico is delighted to show-case its new, mobile, 18-axis robotic manufacturing platform 3MC.

FABRICATE PUBLICATIONS ARE NOW ONLINE

Odico is pleased to announce that all 3 proceedings of the industry-leading, triennal Fabricate conference can now be downloaded online for free. Odico co-founders Asbjørn Søndergaard and Jelle Feringa have as an extra-ordinary exception been selected for publication and presentation at all 3 conferences in a highly competitive process against the leading talent in the architectural and construction industry

ODICO PRESENTS AT HIGH-TECH SUMMIT 2017

Odico is pleased to announce that co-founder and Chief Development Officer Asbjørn Søndergaard will be presenting today at the High-Tech Summit, Denmarks Leading event in technology innovation.

ODICO ENTERS SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT WITH AARHUS SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE

Odico is pleased to announce the initiation of a new partnership with Aarhus School of Architecture. Odico and Aarhus School of Architecture has reached an development agreement involving the use of Odico's software platform for robotic programming in teaching at research at AAA.

SCIENCE MUSEUM DESIGN RECEIVES RIBA AWARD

In December 2016, Odico produced 14 High Performance Concrete Benches for Zaha Hadid Architects for the Winton Gallery of Mathematics within Science Museum London. Today, we are delighted to announce that the gallery recieved the highly acclaimed RIBA 2017 award by Royal Institute of British Architects

KICKSTARTING ENTREPENEURSHIP

Upon kind invitation from Ledernes Hovedorganisation - the central union of Danish managers - CEO Anders Petersen will present Odico and participate in an expert panel with among others parliamentary candidate and member fo the city council of Odense, Claus Houden.

BUILDING GREEN

We're delighted to announce that Building Green - Denmarks leading industry fair on construction sustainability - have invited Odico CEO Anders Petersen to present Odico and join as part of a panel of leading experts to discuss the forming of Construction Industry 4.0

10 ROBOT COMPANIES MAKING A DIFFERENCE

Danish National Television compiled a list of 10 cool examples of Danish robot companies making a difference today, including robotic hot-wire cutting by Odico

ODICO FEATURED IN SOHU

Japanese E-zine decided to create an in-depth feature article with Odico's technology, including the ground-breaking Hot-Blade Cutting concept.

THE EMERGENCE OF CONSTRUCTION ROBOTICS

Dansk Byggeri and Dansk Beton organized an industry event to discuss latest developments in construction robotics. CEO Anders Petersen gave a keynote and invited event participants at a tour at Odico

ODICO PRESENTS GROUND-BREAKING CONCEPT AT SUSTAINABLE BUILD

To an audience of 100 leading experts and building professionals from the construction industry Odico presented for the first time a ground-breaking concept for integrated design, topology optimization and robot manufacturing of material saving concrete components. This concept enables savings of up to 70% of concrete, while creating radical new design possibilities.

ODICO SELECTED AS SUSTAINABLE BUILD INNOVATOR 2017

We are delighted to announce that Odico has been selected as Sustainable Build Innovator 2017. The selection happened in sharp competition with more than 40 Danish and international start-ups and means that Odico will enter the Sustainable Build accelerator program for the development of a new construction product service.

RETHINKING CLAY

Together with our partner Strøjer Tegl, Odico has developed a solution for creating unique, robotically manufactured brick tiles. Teknisk Landsforbund caught interest in the solution, here is what they thought of it.

FACTORY-ON-THE-FLY

A big day today! Odico took its working prototype of the transformative Factory-On-The-Fly for a first tour at the Odeon Thinkers50 Conference.

ODICO PRESENTS AT BYG 2020

CEO Anders Bundsgaard presented Odico at the Byg 2020 conference, outlining the future development in the Danish and international construction sector.

ON-SITE CONSTRUCTION ROBOTICS

AEC Industry wrote a feature article on the progress robotics in construction, covering status from leading actors and experts, including Odico.

3D PRINTED SCULPTURE ON ODICO'S FORMWORK

Today, we are delighted to announce the opening of Thallus White In the City - a 3D-printed sculpture designed by Zaha Hadid Architects. The sculpture was printed on robotically hot-wire cut EPS molds produced by Odico.

HOW AWESOME IS THAT?

Robotic milling is used in apx. 25% of Odico's production. Our guy Mads had last Wednesday some fun maxing out, and Creative Republic dropped by for beers and shootings...

AI & ROBOT SAFETY

Is our robotic future a safe one? Danish Industry magazine F5 interviewed a panel of leading Danish experts on the topic, and the CEO of Odico, Anders Bundsgaard, conveyed his observations on AI and robotic safety.

ODICO PRODUCES THE WORLD'S FIRST ROBOTICALLY PRODUCED ICE-HOTEL

Odico have developed a new revolutionary wire-cutting technique that enables processing of most available construction materials. Danish television came by to see how this works when cutting in ice.

ODICO CO-FOUNDERS TO PRESENT AT FABRICATE 2017

Odico is delighted to announce that Odico Co-founders Asbjørn Søndergaard and Jelle Feringa have been selected as 1 of 16 presenters from a total of more than 240 project to present at the prestigous Fabricate 2017 event.

2016

OVERWHELMING REVIEW BY THE GUARDIAN

Leading British Newspaper, The Guardian, visited the newly inaugurated Science Museum, Winton Gallery of Mathematics, designed by Zaha Hadid Architects. The reviewer's impression reads for itself.

SCIENCE MUSEUM GALLERY OF MATHEMATICS OPENS

Odico is much delighted to announce that Zaha Hadid's design for the Winton Gallery of Mathematics at the Science Museum London is now open to the public. The stunning design includes 14 unique, high-performance concrete benches robotically produced by Odico.

ODICO'S ROBOTS, LIBERATING ARCHITECTS

Robotic manufacturing software opens possibilities to create free form architecture.

ODICO FORMWORK IN NY TIMES

Odico produced a number of robotically cut EPS setworks for Zaha Hadid's contribution Londons Fashion week, in the exhibition entitled " The Extraordinary Process" at the Maison Mai Non Gallery. New York Times covered the exhibition.

ODICO RECEIVES BEST PAPER AWARD AT AAG 2016

Odico is pleased to announce that its paper - Designing for Hot-Blade Cutting: Geometric Approaches for High-Speed Manufacturing of Doubly-Curved Architectural Surfaces - written jointly with the Technical University of Denmark and 3XN Architects received the Best Paper Award at the leading, biennal conference Advances in Architectural Geometry 2016 held in Zürich.

REVOLUTIONIZING TILE PRODUCTION

In just four years, Odico has cut its way into the construction business with its robotic solutions – which are now on their way to revolutionize the classical tile production at Strøjer Tegl in Assens. Old craftsmanship and young technology – coming together, to create new possibilities.

KIRK KAPITAL

The Kirk Kapital building in Vejle, designed by Olafur Eliasson, could only be realized with the aid of Odico’s technology. Their robotic cutting technologies has a huge potential, which is unmatched in the business. Coverage includes a segment of a factory visit by Frank Tobe from The Robot Report.

ODICO UNLEASHED

Coverage of Odico's utilization of car industry robotics in the construction industry, fixed to create a new world of architectural possibilities. 

ROBOTICS BUSINESS REVIEW

The advantages of our robotic technology are obvious. Today, concrete is cast in molds made from huge amounts of wood or steel, which takes ages to construct and which cannot be used again,” said Anders Bundsgaard: “When we cut the molds in polystyrene, it literally takes no time. We can cut any shape really fast and at very low costs, plus it’s an environmentally sound option."

ODICO SETWORKS AT THE VENICE BIENNALE

Odico is delighted to announce the opening of the retrospective exhibition for Zaha Hadid, at the Palazzo Francetti, Venice, curated by Zaha Hadid Architects. Odico produced robotically cut foam podiums for the exhibition section of Zaha Hadid Computation and Design Group.

BREAKTHROUGH FOR ROBOTIC CONSTRUCTION COMPANY

The molds for the project will be cut in polystyrene, but our technology also covers other materials, such as marble and ice.

THE CONSTRUCTION SITE OF THE FUTURE

Robots have already revolutionized the manufacturing industry, and the development of technology has made robots cheaper and more versatile. Odico has utilized the flexibility of the robots to create a hotwire cutting technique, which enables them to create polystyrene molds for concrete. This will both revolutionize and rationalize the construction of free form architecture.

2015

FIRST BRICK WALL BY 3D-TEMPLATE

On I. Vilhelm Werners square in Odense stands a newly erected wall. It bends and twists in contrast to the buildings around it.

UNCANNY VALLEY - ODICO IN UNCUBE MAGAZINE

Small article on Odico in Uncube Magazine.

MINISTER HONOURS MASONRY APPRENTICES FOR APPLICATION OF ODICO'S TECHNOLOGY

Ministerial visit and honouring of apprentices, utilizing Odico's technology for their final project. 

NEW 3D TECHNOLOGY REVOLUTIONIZES MASONRY

New method for cutting unique tile proving its worth in practise.

ROBOTS LET THE ARCHITECTS BUILD

Chief Technical Officer of Odico, Jelle Feringa, explains the potential of robots in construction. The article is in Dutch.

ROBOTS CREATING NEW JOBS IN ODENSE

Odense Company, 1000 days anniversary, creating new jobs with their construction industry robotic technology solutions.

THE ROBOTS ARE COMING

Robots are ready to take over the Danish construction sector.

ODICO CREATES JENS GALSCHIØT STATUE FOR SPORTS GALLA

Creating the artist's vision for the athlete of the year gala.

ODICO WORKS WITH BRITISH ARTIST DAVIDE QUAYOLA

Odico's robots put to work - touching on the works of Michaelangelo. 

2014

ENJOY THE VIEW

Odico working with Playscapes to create the urban landscape around Portland Towers in Copenhagen.

MUNCIPALITY OF ODENSE - WORLD LEADER IN ROBOTICS

Odense stands out as a world leader in robotics with a cluster of companies emerging in recent years.

THE UGLY DUCKLING LIVE

Odico contributes with a figure of the ugly duckling for H.C. Andersen's children parade. 

BLADERUNNER

Blade Runner research project (advanced geometry) in depth.

SENSORY WALL

Odico collaborating with researchers at Aalborg University on a sensory wall. 

ELITE RESEARCH GRANT FOR ODICO CO-FOUNDER

Co-founder of Odico, Asbjørn Søndergaard, was awarded an Elite Research Travel Grant from the Danish Ministry of Education.

MGP STAR-FAB

Odico manufactures decorations for MGP, Song contest.

2012

ODICO RECEIVES 13 MILLION GRANT FOR REVOLUTION

Odico receives a 13 million DKK grant from Højteknologifonden (a Danish fond) to develop the BladeRunner project.

CHEESE WIRE CUTTER

Innovative robotic solution for the construction industry being developed by Odense based Odico.

CHEESE CUTTER IN ACTION

Odico's cutting technology showcased in local news segment. 

ROBOTIC SLICER SAVES MONEY IN CONSTRUCTION

Odico behind development of advanced robotics- and software solution for construction related manufacturing.