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1 August 2017 Successfull launching of MV THJELVAR

MV THJELVAR, the last of two newbuilt vessels for Rederiaktiebolaget Gotland, was launched July 24th 2017 from slip no. 2 at Guangzhou Shipyard Intl. Co. Ltd in China.


31 July 2017 PRESS RELEASE: OSK-ShipTech A/S signs with The Ferry Company Læsø

The Ferry Company Læsø wants to examine the need for a new ferry between Læsø and Frederikshavn and puts the project in the hands of OSK-ShipTech A/S.


PRESS RELEASE: OSK-ShipTech uses 3D scanning to help owners reduce time, risk and error

Scan, convert, sail and save!

Danish naval architects OSK-ShipTech A/S are expanding their competitive edge, introducing 3D laser scanning as a highly effective tool to minimise risk and maximise precision in a market where owners are looking for the fastest and most accurate retrofit and conversion solutions to name a few.


24 January 2017 PRESS RELEASE: Danish offshore design solutions behind Fred. Olsen Windcarrier’s successful Veja Mate-installations

Two months ahead of schedule, the first Siemens 6MW wind turbine has started supplying the German electricity grid with wind energy from the Veja Mate Offshore Wind Farm. This marks an important milestone ahead of the following installation of another 66 WTGs being loaded out from Danish port Esbjerg to the Veja Mate-site off the German North Sea coast some 95 km off the island of Borkum.


5 December 2016 Congratulations to DanPilot with their first of two new 20-metre harsh weather pilot boats!
Newbuilding 'DanPilot Alpha' was delivered in Svendborg this weekend by Baltic Workboats after a speedy build and has already left for service off Gedser. Sister vessel 'DanPilot Beta' will follow shortly for service off Skagen. OSK-ShipTech has assisted DanPilot with analyses, technical specification, tender and contract negotiations.

25 November 2016 - New hybrid ferry for the route between Thyborøn and Agger
Together, Lemvig and Thisted Kommune has decided on a hybrid ferry to promote sustainable transport in one of Denmark’s most western areas. The ferry is expected to be ready in spring 2018, and OSK-ShipTech A/S is behind ferry design, project design, proposal material and tender procedure.
18 November 2016 - First of two launchings for Rederiaktiebolaget Gotland
Friday November 18, the first of two ropax vessels for Rederiaktiebolaget Gotland was launched from Guangzhou Shipyard Intl. Co. ltd - China.
The vessels, being among the most powerful and fastest LNG-powered ferries are due for delivery 2017/2018.
OSK-ShipTech A/S has been consulting naval architects for both owner, during concept and contract designs, and yard for basic naval architectural design as well as being interior designers.

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28 October 2016 - Anders Ørgård is ready to step down as CEO for OSK-ShipTech

Owner Anders Ørgård is wrapping up his last days as CEO for OSK-ShipTech. In a couple of days from now, he will hand over the baton to new CEO Jacob H. Thygesen.


26 October 2016 - PRESS RELEASE: OV Bøkfjord awarded Danish Ship of the Year 2016!

OSK-ShipTech A/S wins the title together with Hvide Sande Shipyard and has now been involved in all the winning projects since the introduction of the award in 2014.


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.
03-10-2016 - Atlantic Mercy newbuilding is now underway
Atlantic Mercy - world's first newbuilding project of a civilian hospital ship - is now underway with the joining of the steel sections.
Ahoy! OSK-ShipTech A/S celebrates 50 years in ship design and marine engineering
Friday 16 September 2016, consulting naval architects and marine engineers OSK-ShipTech A/S celebrates half a century in marine consulting and the past fifty years’ journey and development from a company founded and run by a single man to a bustling and continually growing organisation.

16-06-2016 OSK-ShipTech and Steen Friis Design awarded detailed interior design package on Irish Ferries\' newbuilding project

Synergy in work! OSK-ShipTech A/S and Steen Friis Design A/S unleashing our joint creative and consultancy expertise on newbuilding project for Irish Ferries


13-06-2016 Attention CFD specialists! We are looking for a CFD Specialist and Naval Architect

OSK-ShipTech A/S is looking for a Naval Architect M.Sc. and CFD specialist with good knowledge of theory and methodologies within hydrodynamics and hull line design. You will be working with high-end CFD tools to predict and optimise the propulsive performance of all types of ships. We are using the commercial code STAR-CCM+ for resistance prediction and self-propulsion evaluations, and the hull shape is optimised by CAESES coupled with CFD.


25-05-2016 OSK-ShipTech A/S assists DanPilot in the acquisition of two new harsh weather pilot boats
When state-owned pilot organisation DanPilot receives their two new harsh weather pilot boats from Baltic Work Boats later this year, it is on the basis of a tight cooperation between DanPilot and OSK-ShipTech A/S.
24-05-2016 OSK-ShipTech helps bring school vessel Georg Stage into the 21st century
A just completed 20-million DKK modernisation process funded by various foundations has taken the iconic school vessel Georg Stage into the 21st century. OSK-ShipTech A/S is behind the specification and drawings needed for the first tendering round, which was won by Assens Skibsværft.

07-04-2016 PRESS RELEASE: OSK-ShipTech A/S acquires Steen Friis Design - Architects and Interior Designers

Expanding our interior design capacities
As of 1 April 2016 OSK-ShipTech A/S has acquired Steen Friis Design – Architects and Interior Designers with a solid track record of high profile interior design projects in the maritime sector.


04-04-2016 Experienced naval architects wanted!
We are hiring for our office in Copenhagen. Are you experienced in the field of naval architecture, structural calculations, rules/regulations etc. and do you want to design the ships of the future? Then you might be one of the candidates we are looking for. Read the full job description.
07-03-2016 PRESS RELEASE: Well loaded equals less fuel spent!
OSK-ShipTech A/S develops new model for determining loading arrangements on high-speed ferries
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