Danish Maritime Days – Save the dates

  Welcome to this autumn’s big maritime event. Once again, Danish Shipping, Danish Maritime and the Danish Maritime Authority are pleased to open their doors for Danish Maritime Days (DMD), which this year takes place on 28 – 29 October 2020. It will be two days with an impressive program with all the most important […]

Plug-in and sail: Meet the electric ferry pioneers

Thomas Larsen captains Ellen, the world’s biggest electric ferry “Have a pleasant journey,” blurts the tannoy, as the engines ramp up and we pull away from the harbour in Fynshav, southern Denmark. I’m aboard Ellen, an electric-powered ferry, sailing to the island of Ærø, in the west Baltic Sea. On the ship’s bridge, Captain Thomas […]

MAN ES Further Expands its Digital Cooperation Network

Pictured at the signing ceremony for the new agreement: (left) Bjarne Foldager – Senior Vice President, Head of Two-Stroke Business at MAN Energy Solutions and Yong Lae Shim, Vice President of SHI Ship and Offshore Research Institute MAN Energy Solutions and Samsung sign strategic digitization agreement Copenhagen, 20th of August 2019 − MAN Energy Solutions and Samsung […]

Dual Ships Pass Dual-Fuel Methanol Milestone

The ‘Mari Jone’ Copenhagen, 30.07.2019 Twin tankers pass 10,000 operating hours on clean methanol; ME-LGI fleet records 50,000 cumulative hours Marinvest, the Swedish ship-management company, has announced that its ‘Mari Jone’ and ‘Mari Boyle’, two of the first vessels powered by dual-fuel ME-LGI (-Liquid Gas Injection Methanol) engines operating on methanol, have each passed 10,000 […]

MAN Energy Solutions team up with Hydrogenious LOHC Technologies and Frames Group to build hydrogen storage systems

Analysis of the hydrogen carrier oil – Picture by Hydrogenious LOHC Technologies Augsburg, July 25, 2019  Cooperation agreement on industrial-scale hydrogenation plants MAN Energy Solutions, Hydrogenious LOHC Technologies and Frames Group B.V. have signed a cooperation agreement in order to jointly design and build large scale hydrogen storage systems based on the Liquid Organic Hydrogen Carrier […]


  The EU to support European Waterborne Technology Sector to be ahead of international developments Brussels, 14 June 2019 The European Maritime Technology Sector is specialised in the building, maintaining, repairing, converting or equipment of the most innovative, sophisticated and high technology vessels. The sector is a worldwide frontrunner on developments regarding connected and automated […]

Danish Maritime can celebrate it’s 100 years anniversary

Since 1919 the business association for Danish manufacturers of maritime equipment and ships has contributed to the continuous success and global competitiveness of the Danish maritime industry by promoting favorable conditions for the Danish maritime industry. The 25th of April 2019 Danish Maritime turns 100. And that is worth celebrating!

Experienced port industry executive, Ole Ingrisch, joins Port-Safety as Chairman of the Board

Ole Ingrisch port-safety

Port-Safety welcomes Ole Ingrisch as new Chairman of the Board, starting in February 2019. Ole brings more than 30 years’ experience in the maritime and offshore industry. Currently serving as CEO of Port of Esbjerg, Ole has previous experience at companies such as MARTEC, BlueOceanAB, and Royal Greenland, amongst others. Ole also serves as a […]

SEA Europe welcomes signing of the SkillSea project

  Brussels, 4 December 2018 SEA Europe – the Shipyards’ and Maritime Equipment Association of Europe – welcomes the signing of the EU-funded project “Futureproof Skills for the Maritime transport sector” (SkillSea). This project aims at developing strategies to identify and meet future skills’ needs in the maritime transport sector, to attract more European maritime […]

Ballast Water Management System from DESMI Ocean Guard receives IMO Type Approval

DESMI Ocean Guard’s CompactClean Ballast Water Management System receives IMO Type Approval PRESS RELEASE – Aalborg, DK, 24 September 2018 – DESMI Ocean Guard A/S announces that the CompactClean Ballast Water Management System (BWMS) has received IMO Type Approval according to the revised IMO BWMS code. This approval means that the CompactClean BWMS becomes one of […]