Welcome to OSK-ShipTech A/S

From offices in Aarhus and Copenhagen and with a staff of naval architects, engineers and designers, OSK-ShipTech A/S provide consultancy assistance to the maritime sector, comprising:

De­sign: De­ve­lop­ment of designs for newbuilds and conversions including preparation of tender and contract documents and supervi­sion of building of ships and crafts of all types.

Offshore: Design and modification of heavy-lift/jack-up vessels for the transport of wind turbines to their sites at sea.

Protection of the Environment: Optimisation of vessels with regard to hull form, sailing profile and engine configuration in order to achieve fuel savings and reduce NOx, SOx and CO² emissions. We recommend solutions which contribute to production of effective energy and reduction of CO² emission.

Development: Maritime and transport studies for international agencies and project management.


OSK-ShipTech A/S cares about quality, complying with client requirements and continuous development and improvement. Therefore, the company quality management system was ISO 9001-certified in 2015.


BREAKING: OSK-ShipTech A/S appoints new CEO

OSK-ShipTech A/S is proud to announce Jacob H. Thygesen, 41, as new CEO of OSK-ShipTech A/S effective as of November 1, 2016.

Jacob has a background as Sales Director of Wärtsilä Ship Design and prior to that he was Managing Director of Wärtsilä Denmark. As CEO of OSK-ShipTech A/S, Jacob H. Thygesen will be responsible for continuing the positive direction the company has taken since Anders Ørgård became majority shareholder 13 years ago. Anders Ørgård will continue to play a vital role in OSK, focusing primarily on the company's commercial activities.

Through the years, OSK-ShipTech A/S has solidified its position as a provider of innovative solutions in ship design. This was most recently illustrated by means of the acquisition of interior design company Steen Friis Design underlining the company's position within design and supplementing the diversity of maritime design services already provided to the customer base.

"There is an ever increasing need among the industry's customers for innovative and tailored design solutions. OSK-ShipTech A/S has a very solid track record, and I'm excited to contribute to the further development of the company's strengths and position ensuring that OSK-ShipTech A/S will continue to meet and exceed the needs of current and future clients," says Jacob H. Thygesen.

Anders Ørgård's leadership and focus on customer relations has been instrumental in securing the constant growth of OSK-ShipTech A/S. Bringing in a new CEO highlights the company's goal to continue the strong relationships with long-term clients according to Anders Ørgård, who states: "It has been the wish of both the shareholders and the Board to find the right person to continue the company's growth as a market leader in ship design. We are confident that Jacob H. Thygesen is that person. He brings more than ten years of leadership experience from the shipping industry in general and ship design in particular." And, he adds: "For my part, I am looking forward to be able to focus more exclusively on business development and development of our client base, both in Denmark and globally."

For more information, please contact: Anders Ørgård, anh@osk-shiptech.com, +45 4094 1391



Anders Ørgård (Copyright Peter Bilde Fog)
Jacob H. Thygesen (Copyright Peter Bilde Fog)