Friday, February 12, 2021
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Navy

Denmark Ramps Up Arctic Naval Defense Spending

By Jacob Gronholt-Pedersen (Reuters) Denmark said on Thursday it will significantly strengthen its defense capabilities in the Arctic, including long-range drones and radars, as shrinking sea ice has fast-tracked a...

February 12, 2021
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Thursday, February 4, 2021
Offshore

Denmark to Build North Sea ‘Energy Island’

COPENHAGEN, Feb 4 (Reuters) – Denmark approved a plan on Thursday to build the world’s first energy island in the North Sea that will produce and store enough green energy...

February 4, 2021
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Monday, July 20, 2020
Maritime News

Shore Leave at Last for Danish Sailors Stranded by Pandemic

COPENHAGEN, July 20 (Reuters) – Denmark will allow merchant sailors stranded on the high seas since the outbreak of the coronavirus to come ashore and be reunited with their friends...

July 20, 2020
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Monday, August 26, 2019
Maritime News

Scandinavia’s Largest Offshore Wind Farm Opens Off Denmark

The largest offshore wind farm in Scandinavia has officially opened off the coast of Denmark.   The Horns Rev 3 wind farm, operated by the Swedish power company Vattenfall, is...

August 26, 2019
Total Views: 43

Monday, April 15, 2019
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Maritime News

Sulphur-Sniffing Drone to Sniff Out Polluters in Danish Waters

Authorities in Denmark have deployed a large sulphur-sniffing drone to literally sniff out ships breaking EU rules governing the sulphur content of marine fuel. The drone is being used by...

April 15, 2019
Total Views: 26

Thursday, April 12, 2018
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finance

Danish DFDS To Buy Turkish U.N. Ro-Ro in $1.2 billion deal

by Teis Jensen (Reuters) – Danish shipping and logistics company DFDS has agreed to buy Turkish freight shipping operator U.N. Ro-Ro from Turkish private equity firms Actera Group and Esas...

April 12, 2018
Total Views: 6

Wednesday, November 8, 2017
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News

Danish Fishermen Could Be Hit Hard by Brexit -Report

By Teis Jensen COPENHAGEN, Nov 8 (Reuters) – Danish fishermen could be hit hard by Britain’s decision to leave the European Union if it leads to restrictions in their access to...

November 8, 2017
Total Views: 15

Thursday, August 10, 2017
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News

Denmark EPA Reports Maersk Oil to Police For Dumping Chemicals into North Sea

COPENHAGEN, Aug 10 (Reuters) – The Danish environmental protection agency (DEPA) said on Thursday it had reported Maersk Oil, the oil unit of A.P. Moller-Maersk, to the police for discharging...

August 10, 2017
Total Views: 8

Saturday, April 22, 2017
Offshore News

Denmark To Build Offshore Wind Turbine Higher Than Eiffel Tower

by Jess Shankleman (Bloomberg) Offshore wind turbines are about to become higher than the Eiffel Tower, allowing the industry to supply subsidy-free clean power to the grid on a massive...

April 22, 2017
Total Views: 21

Wednesday, March 22, 2017
News

Maersk Reaches Key North Sea Tax Deal with Denmark

By Teis Jensen COPENHAGEN, March 22 (Reuters) – Shipping and oil company A. P. Moller-Maersk on Wednesday reached an agreement with the Danish state that means it will pay less...

March 22, 2017
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Sunday, July 3, 2016
Press Releases

Denmark Moves to Digital Ship Certification

Denmark will put an end to the 100 years old tradition of certifying ships by means of old-fashioned certificates on paper. Until now, the vessel certification has been carried out...

July 3, 2016
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Tuesday, January 5, 2016
Maritime News

Danish Delegation in Iran Eyes Shipping, Energy Deals

By Sabina Zawadzki COPENHAGEN, Jan 5 (Reuters) – Danish companies are eyeing a series of energy and shipping projects in Iran following a visit this week by the country’s foreign...

January 5, 2016
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Tuesday, August 25, 2015
News

GMS Backs Danish Stance on Ship Beaching

  GMS, the world’s largest cash buyer of ships for recycling, has come out in support of the Danish Ship Association (DSA) which refuses to ban the practice of beaching...

August 25, 2015
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Monday, December 8, 2014
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News

Denmark to Pay Damages to Suspected Somali Pirates

Denmark has compensated nine Somalis suspected of trying to hijack a Danish ship in 2013 because they were detained too long before being brought before a judge, the public prosecutor's office said on Monday.

December 8, 2014
Total Views: 8

Monday, October 6, 2014
Maritime News

Scuttled Train Ferry Aerosund II Is Denmark’s Newest Artificial Reef [VIDEO]

Cameras rolled as the Danish rail ferry MF Aerosund II (aka Ærøsund) was intentionally sunk this weekend off the coast of Svendborg, Denmark.

October 6, 2014
Total Views: 15

Friday, April 5, 2013
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News

Danish Underground Consortium to Invest $800 Million on Tyra Southeast Expansion

Maersk announced today that the Danish Underground Consortium (DUC) has approved an $800 million expansion of the Tyra Southeast development in the Danish North Sea.  This plan includes a new unmanned...

April 5, 2013
Total Views: 2