History timeline and anniversary song

Family owned for six decades – orskov yard 1958-2018

In 2018 the Ørskov family can celebrate 60 years with yard activities in Frederikshavn.
Since 2015 the Executive Board has consisted of Christina Ørskov and Lars Fischer.
Jeppe Ørskov passed away in 2015.
In 2014 Orskov Yard was triple certified with ISO 9001, 14011 and 18001 certifications.
In 2003 focus changed. Instead of building new ships the shipyard now focussed on repair and conversion of ships. The next generation took over the responsibility with Jeppe Ørskov as Managing Director and Christina Ørskov as Chairman of the Board.
Ørskov Sprøjt” 25-year anniversary edition was released 35 years ago in 1983. Read the entire paper at orskov.dk
In 1972 the son Niels Ørskov Christensen took over the responsibility of Ørskov Christensens Steel Shipyard.
Early picture of the yard facilities.
Arne Ørskov Christensen founded Ørskov Christensens Steel Shipyard in 1958.

Ørskov Sprøjt (In Danish only)

Download a scanned version of the anniversary newspaper “Ørskov Sprøjt” from the yard´s 25th anniversary in 1983 right here.

Anniversary song

In honor of our anniversary we have created a song. Press play to listen to here: