About

Since 1952

Ever since Freerk Lode manufactured the first electro-magnetic bicycle ergometer in 1952, accuracy, reliability and durability have been fundamental for further developments. Having started years ago in the market of cardiology and pulmonary function, Lode BV has become the number 1 worldwide in the complete spectrum of medical ergometry.

Our mission is to improve ahletes and patients and helping them to get the best out of themselves.

If you are interested in learning more about Lode, you can read our corporate brochure here

 

Our Values

Our core values are quality, innovation, social impact and fun.

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Quality

Reliability and quality are crucial in the medical field and part of the DNA of Lode.

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Social impact

We love being part of improving peoples lives.

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Innovation

We want to understand the needs of the customer and challenge ourselves for developing the right solution.

Our Story

Lode is world renowned as a manufacturer of high quality ergometers and the Lode brand stands for accuracy, durability and ergonomic design. The Lode product range varies from bicycle ergometers and treadmills to recumbent, arm and supine ergometers and ergometry software.

Long-term experience in manufacturing medical equipment and continuous development to meet the changing requirements of the market, make Lode a flexible and reliable partner. Together we can transform your specific ideas and wishes into custom-made products.

Before leaving the factory all Lode ergometers are dynamically calibrated and, of course, all units are produced under the strictest quality control conditions. Lode is ISO 9001:2015, ISO 13485:2016 certified and fulfils the EU Medical Device Directive MDD 93/42/EEC. Many Lode products are FDA registered. Over years of use, service costs are almost negligible.

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Latest news

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MR ergometer installation at the Shanghai Technical University

This article talks about the assessment of limitations in the perfusion dynamics of skeletal muscles. This may provide insight in the pathophysiology of exercise intolerance in for example, heart failure patients. In order to assess this, our Corival Bicycle Ergometer was used. To read more regarding this, click here:

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Service training at Lode

This article talks about the assessment of limitations in the perfusion dynamics of skeletal muscles. This may provide insight in the pathophysiology of exercise intolerance in for example, heart failure patients. In order to assess this, our Corival Bicycle Ergometer was used. To read more regarding this, click here: