News from ORSKOV YARD

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…

Today Orskov Yards new floating dock arrived in Fr…

”The arrival of our floating dock to Port of Frederikshavn is a milestone for Orskov Yard, and we cannot wait till we get to use the dock in the beginning of the new year. As far as I know, It has been more than 40 years since a new floating dock has…

Watch the launch of dock 5

Our new floating dock has left Turkey. ETA in Frederikshavn in mid August. We hope and cross our fingers for a safe journey. Watch the launch of the dock here: https://www.orskov.dk/videos/  

Vermland at Orskov Yard – Conversion from a Cargo…

Despite the Covid19-situation, we converted the vessel Vermland from a Cargo vessel to a Fish Feed Carrier in April and May and re-deliver the vessel on time. The owner Niels A. Mortensen said the following after the vessel departed: “Thank you all f…