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FiReCo AS


Storgata 15

1607 Fredrikstad

Norway

+47 69 38 33 88

postmaster(@)fireco.no

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Who we are

FiReCo AS is an independent and private engineering company, founded in 1991.

Today FiReCo is a leader in composite design, regardless of application or field. Through exceptional experience from design, analysis, and production technology, FiReCo has acquired the necessary competence and skills to contribute in every market segment where load bearing structures in composites are in question.

FiReCo offers a perfect balance of innovative composite design, high quality analysis and documentation, and practical knowledge of manufacturing. With this background, FiReCo can handle a variety of projects, from detailed product development to full scale production.

FiReCo provide reliability and cost effectiveness to our clients and ensures reliability in every environment.

References

2017
Marine engineering

P42 Hydrolift

Hydrolift P42 SAR is a new rescue vessel designed for high speed operations based on a modular design with focus on a high level of safety, functionality and cost of ownership. The design was developed by Hydrolift (a renowned Norwegian boat manufacturer) and the sister company Eker Design, working closely with the Norwegian Society for […]

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2016
2014
2013
2012
2010
Baro Mekaniske Verksted AS Offshore industri

Structural design of 6, 8 and 9 meter high Barovanes

Three types of 6, 8 and 9 meter high wing-shaped deflectors in GRP to be towed from a vessel, acting as “paravanes” for the geotechnical equipment towed by the ship has been developed and tested. Client: Baro Mekaniske Verksted AS Interaction between steel and GRP deflector parts Material selection and manufacturing detail consultancy Laminate lay-up […]

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2009
2005
Infrastructure & civil engineering

Bascule FRP Composite Footbridge – Tønsberg

Span 60m. FRP composites in both single skin and sandwich configurations. Client: Inglingstad & Tørnquist AS Design: Griff kommunikasjon AS (www.griff.no) The moveable part of the footbridge is a double-leaf bascule bridge with counterweights. The leaves are built as a closed box girder with longitudinal and transverse stiffeners inside, with double curved outer surfaces. Approx. […]

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Infrastructure & civil engineering

Bascule FRP Composite Footbridge – Fredrikstad

Span 56m, Opened 17. May 2003. CFRP and GRP composites in both single skin and sandwich configurations. Client: Værste AS and Fredrikstad kommune Design: Griff kommunikasjon AS (www.griff.no) Built at Marine Composites AS, Arendal, Norway The footbridge, crossing the river Vesterelven in Fredrikstad, is a double-leaf bascule bridge without counterweights. It is the largest moveable […]

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Nemo Engineering Offshore industri

Design of protection cover for Tune

Client: Nemo Engineering Large Protection structure in two pieces to be used as Expansion Spool Protection Cover for Tune Material selection and laminate lay-up Structural design including FE-analyses of GRP parts and interface Design report Analyses of lifting, installation and in-service loads One of the cover pieces on the transport/installation vessel The other piece during […]

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KOP/NEMO Offshore industri

Design and documentation of Protection covers for pipelines valves for Åsgard

Client: KOP/NEMO Structural design of GRP cover Material selection FE-analysis of GRP parts and interfaces Analysis of lifting and installation Design report Sketches and basis for production drawings Production procedures and laminate lay-up details Testing and documentation   Two 8m GRP covers landed over steel frames attached to the pipeline at the lay barge. To download the pdf […]

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Marine engineering SEMO

42 meter Surface effect ship (SES)

  Two 50 knots passenger fast ferry Client: SEMO Co. Ltd. Built at SEMO Co., Ltd., South Korea Structural design of all GRP work Selection of material Load calculations Strength analysis Engine supports Parts of inspection and supervision during construction Evaluation of non-conformance during construction Complete Drawing-package Documentation, classification, etc.   Surface Effect Ship (SES), […]

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NEMO Offshore industri

Design and documentation of Protection covers for pipelines Oseberg Sør

Client: NEMO Structural design of GRP cover Material selection FE-analysis of GRP parts and interfaces Analysis of lifting and installation Design report Sketches and basis for production procedures and drawings Production procedures and laminate lay-up details   FE analysis of installation of 36 by 36 m outline dimensions of Z-cover   Photo of cover (NEMO […]

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Baro Mekaniske Verksted AS Offshore industri

Structural design, analysis and testing of GRP Streamer winch

Streamer winch for launching and retrieval of streamer cables on geotechnical vessels. Client: Baro Mekaniske Verksted AS Establish design criteria Establish design loads, based on interaction between streamer cableand GRP structure – non linear load calculation Design calculations and FE-analysis GRP material evaluation and development of production method Testing and verification of structure Strain measurements […]

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Research and development

Bondship

EU Fifth framework Research programme  Design of bonded joints for various lightweight materials Material models for structural design using flexible and rigid adhesives Testing of long and short term adhesive properties for flexible and rigidadhesives Fire protection of bonded joints for marine applications Design, construction and testing of different AC’s from participatingyards Material models for […]

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Offshore industri Safetec Nordic AS

Composite Fairing

Client: Safetec Nordic AS Evaluate the use of composite materials in fairing plates on Tyra West Establish a theoretical overview of necessary laminate thicknesses for different span lengths, different pressure loads and different in-plane loads. Principal design of composite fairings Material selection Evaluation of different fire protection solutions Documentation                  FE-model used […]

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Kronos Titan AS

Chemical Treatment Tank

Top cover for large reaction tank Client: Kronos Titan AS Structural design of top cover on reaction tank containing sulphuric acid of varying concentration and temperatures (diameter 5,5 m). Selection of material Structural design Strength analysis; linear and non-linear Thermal stresses and temperature expansion Production procedure and post curing procedure QC during production Documentation   […]

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2000
Offshore industri UMOE Anchor Contracting AS

Design and documentation of riser support Tray at Åsgaard

Client: UMOE Anchor Contracting AS Project management for the EPC contract (FiReCo/NOM) Geometrical design Structural design of GRP tray Material selection FE-analysis of GRP parts and interfaces Design reports Design drawings Production drawings Production procedures Testing and documentation Trays designed by FiReCo to support risers from sub sea wellheads to surface  3D FE-Model of […]

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Brødrene AA Marine engineering

6 Mega yachts

Y. no. 227, 228, 230, 231, 232 and 234 Client: Brødrene Aa Marine AS Structural design of GRP hull Selection of material Load calculations Strength analysis Engine supports Inspection and supervision during construction Evaluation of non-conformance during construction Documentation, classification, etc.   Invite ALL your friends for a comfortable cruise…  To download the pdf file click […]

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