Port Esbjerg gets green light for major port expansion
It has taken more than 5 years to make calculations and prepare the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), followed by hearings and processing of comments. But now the approval has arrived. Today, Port Esbjerg has received permission for another major port expansion. The approval covers the construction of more than 500,000 square meters of additional port space. The next stage of the [...]...
Conference on growth and jobs
This year's port conference will take place on October 27, 2021 at the Port of Kolding. Four rewarding hours with a focus on investments. Danske Shipping- og Havnevirksomheder, Danske Havne and Transportøkonomisk Forening (TØF) invite you to this year's port conference. The conference takes place in Pakhuset at Kolding Port and the theme is investments. "Investments are the foundation for all activities, for growth and jobs," says [...].
Port of Aalborg upgrades expectations after strong first half-year
Area sales and extremely low vacancy on rental properties are among the reasons why the country's largest inland port has delivered a result for the first half of the year that exceeds expectations. 2021 has offered a promising start for Port of Aalborg, which in the first half of the year has increased revenue by 9 percent and profit before tax by as much as 20 percent compared [...].
ADP A/S delivers best half-year result ever
Growth in revenue and earnings in ADP continues. ADP has just announced a highly satisfactory result for the first half of 2021 with strong revenue growth and a very solid operating profit. The half-year result is the best in the company's history. ADP A/S comes out of the first half of 2021 with an ordinary operating profit (EBITDA) of 45.6 MDKK, which is 21.1 [...].
Ports and offshore wind turbines are successful green partners
The Kriegers Flak offshore wind farm, inaugurated on Monday, September 6, is the latest symbol of the successful interconnection between Danish ports and the growing number of offshore wind turbines. "With its 72 large offshore wind turbines, Kriegers Flak is the latest illustration of the natural connection that has long been and continues to grow between Danish ports [...].
Port of Rønne A/S plants trees on Bornholm
This year, the plan is to plant 14,000 trees at Kannikeskoven near Åkirkeby. Last year, the Port of Rønne A/S entered into a climate partnership agreement where the port commits to planting 10,000 trees annually for the next 10 years. Overall, this corresponds to 25 hectares or an area the size of 35 football fields of new public forest. The first [...]
New Commercial Director for Port of Aarhus
Denmark's largest commercial port has chosen Carsten Kruse, 52, as its new commercial director. He is currently employed as traffic director at Samsø Rederi and has more than 30 years of experience from the maritime industry - including 27 years in management positions. Seven years ago, Carsten Kruse was tasked with establishing Samsø Rederi, which in [...]...
Danish Ports: More ships are permanent jobs
The trade organization Danish Ports, which represents the Danish commercial ports, is pleased with new figures showing that in June this year, almost 25 more cargo ships called at Danish ports than the year before, when the Corona pandemic was more recent. "Keep in mind that increased shipping activity in Danish ports means more work, also outside the ports," the organization reminds. "Even though [...]
Finally! Wednesday, July 14th was the day when cruise tourists could go ashore and enjoy Copenhagen for the first time since 2019 "It's only 350 guests, but it's still huge and can hardly be overestimated". This is the straightforward message from the trade organization Danish Ports on the occasion of 350 fully vaccinated tourists on board the cruise ship "Vasco [...].
Large reputable contractor to build Vordingborg Municipality's largest construction project
Vordingborg Municipality's largest civil engineering project will be built by M.J. Eriksson A/S in collaboration with Norrecco and the architectural and engineering consultancy firm, Sweco. The project is the new stage of the Port of Vordingborg, which comprises around 200,000 m2 of port area and 160 m of quay. "Throughout the entire tender phase, we have had a very good dialog with the Port of Vordingborg, and we are therefore very [...].