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Thermal engineering

Thermal engineering

Published 22 November 2014

The thermal engineering laboratories is the nation's leading laboratory in the field of combustion, refrigeration, air conditioning and heat pump, low-temperature and bio processes, CCS (Carbon Capture and Storage) and processing, storage and transportation of food products.

Thermal engineering laboratory
Detail from the Thermal engineering laboratory. Photo: SINTEF/Thor Nielsen

The laboratories have advanced equipment for applied research and testing in the field of all of these subject areas. The thermal engineering laboratories perform a comprehensive upgrade of all infrastructures in order to meet the major challenges that modern research requires. The new facilities will meet the highest standards in the field of safety and environmental issues within the whole field of research.

  • Biolabs
  • CCS
  • Combustion
  • ECCSEL Norway CCS RI
  • Efficient energy use and waste heat
  • Food Engineering Laboratories
  • Indoor environment quality
  • Refrigeration and low temperature
Laboratory Manager


The laboratory is co-located with the laboratories at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)