News from ORSKOV YARD

Planned upgrade completed on Orskov Yard´s floatin…

Orskov Yard has just completed a drydocking, full inspection, service and preventive maintenance of the yard´s floating dock. The dock is able to take vessels up to 115 meters, and is the smallest of three docks owned and operated by Orskov Yard. It…

National Geographic Explorer returned to Orskov Ya…

National Geographic Explorer returned to Orskov Yard for the second time. Despite of a very tight schedule they sailed the vessel from Ushuaia to Frederikshavn for docking. Good quality and delivery on time is worth the travelling. After three intens…

Conversion of Edda Fonn – from Research Vessel to…

Orskov Yard has converted the research and survey vessel Edda Fonn for Østensjø, who has sold the ship to the Royal New Zealand Navy. Edda Fonn arrived to the yard on Friday February 1st. The ship underwent a long list of improvements before leaving…

Lars Fischer is appointed CEO at Orskov Yard A/S

The family behind Orskov Yard has decided to make a change in the yard’s organization based on the great investment in a new dock, and a strategic goal on further expansion and the strengthening of the yard. Lars Fischer is appointed CEO of Orskov Ya…

ORSKOV YARD expands the dock capacity considerably

Orskov Yard have contracted a newbuild floating dock at Hat-San shipyard in Turkey. The Shipyard will start construction in the Spring 2019, and the floating dock will be delivered in June 2020 at the shipyard. Late 2020 the floating dock will be pla…

Orskov Yard’s first EUX apprentice

Simon A. Jensen is Orskov Yard’s first EUX apprentice. For his final exam he made a height adjustable table, which received much praise by the masters Danni and Jan. They viewed the test piece after the piece had been judged by the censors from Tech…

Repair of the fishing vessel Hardhaus at ORSKOV YA…

The 68 meter long pelagic fishing vessel Hardhaus arrived at Orskov Yard on 17 September 2018, after a severe incident, where sea water filled the engine room, RSW machinery compartment, bow thruster room and all the way up to the cabins. Upon arriva…

Committed to our customers for more than 60 years

This year the shipyard can celebrate their 60th anniversary. Arne Ørskov Christensen founded the shipyard in 1958 and since then the family have driven the activities at the Port of Frederikshavn. Through the years, the shipyard grew fast and in 1972…