News from ORSKOV YARD

Our new floating dock is quickly taking shape

The building of our new floating dock is progressing very fast at Hat-San Shipyard in Turkey – with more than 70% of all the building blocks now on the slipway. The outfitting and tank coating has started while supervised by our local site team from …

Siem Symphony at Orskov Yard

Siem Offshore, one of our many good North European offshore clients, has drydocked 7 of their Offshore Support Vessels at Orskov Yard within the last 12 months. A detailed understanding of our customers needs during drydocking, has resulted in a good…

Orskov Yard invests in a large mobile shore power…

Orskov Yard has invested in a large mobile shore power unit, which has just been put into service. The system converts onshore power and can deliver 1200 kVA by 400/440/660/690 V and 50/60 HZ. The new unit from the Danish company PowerCon is delivere…

New floating dock is taking shape

On September 17, Lars Fischer, Christina Ørskov and Henrik Jensen visited Hat-San in Turkey to inspect the progress and quality of our new floating dock. More than 300 employees are currently involved in the construction of the dock, and at the time…

Tankers at ORSKOV YARD

This Summer, Orskov Yard has carried out maintenance and repairs of various Tankers. Quality and re-delivery on time were just some of the reasons why we were chosen for these drydockings. Besides maintenance and class related repairs Orskov Yard rep…

High demand for ballast water treatment systems

Since the BMW Convention entered into force September 2017 the demand for efficient ballast water treatment systems that deliver compliance with the new regulations have been in high demand. The increased demand has not gone unnoticed by 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…