The Institute has a total staff of approximately 950, the majority of whom are professional engineers and scientists with post-graduate qualifications - 35% have a PhD - and several years of consultancy and R&D experience.
Services and Products
DHI offers a broad range of consultancy services, reference material, software and hardware products and tools. Competencies include numerical modelling, environmental laboratories and scale model test facilities, field surveys and monitoring programmes, and institutional capacity building and training.
Services are offered in the following fields:
Urban Water and Industry
- Urban Water
- Wastewater and Process Technology
- Environmental Risk Assessment
- Health and Safety Risk Assessment
- Urban Software
- River and Flood Management
- Hydrology, Soil and Waste
- Water Resources Management
- Water Resources Software
Marine and Coastal
- Ports and Offshore Technology
- Coastal and Estuarine Dynamics
- Ecology and Environment
- Marine Software
DHI's consultancy services combine extensive physical/chemical and biological knowledge using the most advanced tools and technologies available. Projects have been undertaken in more than 140 countries.
Quality, Safety and Environment
All DHI's activities are performed in accordance with its quality management system, which is based on the Institute's objectives and policies and its commitment to quality, as stated in the Quality Manual and associated quality system documentation developed acording to ISO 9001, ISO 17025 and ISO 14001. The Environmental laboratories perform testing accredited by DANAK (Danish Accreditation Scheme) and according to OECD's principles for good laboratory practice (GLP).
Approved Technological Service Institute
DHI is authorised as an Approved Technological Service Institute by the Danish Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation.