News from ORSKOV YARD

Today was the official inauguration of Dock 5, Jep…

The new 25,000 m² yard area was officially inaugurated today by Orskov Yard and Port of Frederikshavn. The area comprises of Dock 5 and Jeppe Ørskov Pier. Furthermore, Arne Ørskov Vej, which is the main road on the new port expansion was also officia…

Krossøy at Orskov Yard

The Norwegian Fishing vessel Krossøy was at our yard in April for a 5-year class renewal survey. During the stay, class related work and general maintenance were carried out, which also included inspection and maintenance of MOB DAVIT, overhaul of th…

Ek-stream in Dock 5

The Oil/Chemical tanker Ek-Stream from Ektank AB was at Orskov Yard in May for maintenance, repairs and class related work. This modern vessel fit perfectly in Dock 5 with the capacity of 19881 DWT, LOA of 153,96, and a width of 23,88 meters. Ektank…

Gijon Knutsen at Orskov Yard

The large DP2 Shuttle Tanker “Gijon Knutsen” owned and managed by Knutsen NYK Offshore Tankers, just departed from Orskov Yard after a main class renewal and ballast water treatment system installation. This type of ballast water treatment system is…

Polar Nattoralik in dock 5

Polar Nattoralik, Polar Seafoods new 80 meters long Arctic Trawler docked in our new dock 5 in February/March with a draft of 8.4 meters. In the picture our SYNCROLIFT Bilge support arms are in operation. These arms are hydraulically operated and rem…

Danish Frigate Peter Willemoes at ORSKOV YARD

Peter Willemoes is a state of the art battle ship designed to solve complex naval operations, fight submarines, surface vessels, and airborne targets. At Orskov Yard, we are very proud to be one of the largest contractor to the Danish Navy, and we ha…

Upgrade of Povl Anker

A few months ago, we completed a major upgrade of Povl Anker. After a 6 weeks yards stay the Ferry headed home to Bornholm looking like the vessel did in 1978 when it was first delivered. The old paint has been completely removed with Ultra-High Pres…

Juvel becomes Jawhart Al Wusta at ORSKOV YARD  

The 100 meter long fishing vessel Juvel arrived Frederikshavn and ORSKOV YARD in March, and after an extensive conversion Jawhart Al Wusta will be leaving the shipyard on 22nd of December . The name change is only one of many changes the fishing vess…

Meetings in a COVID-19 time

At Orskov Yard we want to keep everybody safe yet still continue running the yard as normal as possible. Right now it can be difficult to have meetings face to face due to COVID-19. This is why we use “Teams” to stay connected at Orskov Yard. Our Sal…

Ultra-High Pressure Water Blasting with robots at…

Orskov Yard and its surface treatment supplier, Premator, have made a significant facility upgrade with an investment in state of the art Ultra-High Pressure Water Blasting equipment. Water blasting is a fast and efficient alternative to sand blastin…