Press release: Danish commercial ports add value to society
Brand new COWI report documents job creation and growth at Danish ports NEW ANALYSIS - Companies at Danish commercial ports employ more than 55,000 Danes and produce goods worth DKK 211 billion. This corresponds to just over five percent of Danish production annually. This means that Danish commercial ports play a central role for employment and production in [...].
Job posting: Student assistant for communication tasks in Danish Ports
Danske Havne is looking for a student assistant with an interest in socio-economics and solid communication skills. We prefer that you have completed at least the second year of your studies.Danish Ports is an industry organization for more than 50 Danish commercial ports with a combined annual turnover of almost DKK 2 billion. Danish commercial ports are of great importance to society as infrastructure and business hubs, and [...]...
Port of Skagen: Great interest in open house at the harbor
photo: Port of Skagen The sun was shining and there were smiles and lots of questions when the Port of Skagen opened the doors to the public to the new harbor building, which of course still has a clear view of the harbor's entrance. Around 300 guests had chosen to spend Saturday afternoon taking a closer look at the new facilities. The harbor building was officially [...]
Port Esbjerg: Europe's largest wind ports are now calling for further political support to ensure increased capacity in the offshore sector
Port Esbjerg and the other wind ports in the Offshore Wind Port Alliance are now appealing for stronger political will and support for the offshore sector. "In order for us to succeed with the ambitious targets for offshore wind, it is crucial that politicians across Europe recognize and support our efforts to develop additional port capacity," says Dennis Jul Pedersen, [...].
Press release: Port of Aarhus makes it more expensive for cruise ships to opt out of shore power
Photo: Port of Aarhus This summer, world history was made on the cruise quay in Aarhus when the Port of Aarhus opened Denmark's first shore power facility for cruise ships. Now the port is ready with a new charging model that makes it more expensive for cruise ships that do not connect to the facility to call at Aarhus. More and more cruise ships are choosing to call at the Port of Aarhus, [...].
Port of Odense: Port of Odense overtakes the old Lindø shipyard
photo: Port of Odense The number of employees working at the Port of Odense has now reached 3200, according to a new count from the Port of Odense. This means that the port has surpassed the old Lindø Shipyard, which closed in 2012 after more than 100 years as one of Denmark's industrial prides and private workplaces. Today, it is not [...]
Port of Aalborg: HJHansen Recycling group is expanding massively at the Port of Aalborg
photo: Port of Aalborg The recycling company HJHansen Recycling Group is expanding at the Port of Aalborg with a new berth from which they will be able to ship up to 30,000 tons of iron and metal for recycling. This is a great benefit for both the scrap suppliers in North Jutland and the development of the entire port area. Since 1996, HJHansen Recycling Group has had a berth at the Port of Aalborg, from where [...].
Port of Næstved: Port of Næstved and Ardagh have extended their partnership by 10 years
Ardagh has entered into a renewed contract with the Port of Næstved for the lease of land and buildings at the port for the reception and storage of raw materials for glass production at the glassworks in Holmegaard. The agreement has been entered into in continuation of the City Council's decision that the port must leave the city center no later than 2034 and Ardagh agrees that the activities may have to be moved [...].
Debate: More manpower and service checks to ensure ports' contribution to the climate fight
Ports can play a major role in the green transition, but it requires more hiring at the Danish Environmental Protection Agency and a serious update of the current Ports Act, writes Tine Kirk. The post was published in Altinget Transport on August 28, 2023. Both this and the previous government have made it clear that Denmark is the green leader in the climate fight, [...].
Port of Rønne: EU-funded study paves the way for local Power-to-X production of green fuels on Bornholm
Photo: Port of Roenne A/S There is a basis for producing green fuels on Bornholm. This is the conclusion of an EU-funded report, which over the past year has investigated the possibility of local Power-to-X production of green energy on Bornholm. Over the past year, an EU-funded report has investigated the possibility of local Power-to-X production of green energy on Bornholm. Behind [...]