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2013 - New Samsoe Ferry
The new Samsoe ferry is currently under construction at Remontowa Shipyard in Gdánsk, Poland. Denmark's first LNG ferry will sail its maiden voyage 1st October 2014, but you can follow its progress on Facebook via the following link: https://www.fac...
2013 - Change of address for Copenhagen office
We have outgrown our Copenhagen office and are therefore relocating. From April 2nd 2013 our new Copenhagen address is: OSK-ShipTech A/S Bryggervangen 55, 1. tv. DK-2100 Copenhagen Denmark Our main telephone number and email address...
2013 - Contract signed for RoPax Ferry for Samsoe
OSK-ShipTech's assignment to prepare the tender design, conduct an EU tender and assist in contract negotiations was concluded on Monday the 18th March 2013, when Samsoe Kommune signed a contract with the Polish shipyard Remontowa, Gdansk for constru...
2012 - Noise reduction during installation of wind turbines
According to legislation from the EU, sound emissions from the installation of windmills at sea must be reduced so the threat to marine mammals is minimised. Until now, no efforts have been made to reduce the water borne noise from driving monopiles ...
2011 - Article from OSK-ShipTech explaining the power of CFD
An article from OSK-ShipTech explaining the power of CFD when optimising or designing a ship.
2011 - OSK hull design for the second time
The delivery of Dalby Esk, a catamaran with unique hull form, cements the excellent hull developed by OSK-ShipTech. The hulls are symmetrical with a very slender forebody that cuts the water and with a constant change in deadrise throughout aft to ge...
2011 - The homecoming of Þór (Thor)
5 years after the contract was signed, the Iceland Coast Guard has finally brought its ship home from the Asmar Shipyard in Chile. The construction period has been turbulent. The almost completed vessel was in the drydock in Chile when the area was h...
2011 - Double up on CFD capabilities
We believe in the positive tendency in the market towards using Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) in design and optimisation of ships, and we are confident that the trend will continue in the future. Therefore, we have doubled our cluster capacity w...
2011 - Transportation of Siemens Wind Turbines
Siemens Wind Power has contracted Aarsleff / Bilfinger Berger Joint Venture (ABJV) to transport wind turbine generator sets from Esbjerg to the London Array wind farm.
2009 - CFD StarCCM+
Using the CFD program StarCCM+ it is possible to calculate the flow around rotating propellers. One can examine the localised flow and monitor pressure variations around the propeller. This is done both for the study of and the reduction of vibratio...
2009 - Conversion project: M/F Vesborg
A conversion project of the former Samsø Line vessel, M/F Vesborg. In co-operation with Samsø Traffiken (Samsø Traffic), this project involves a major extension to increase the capacity of both lorrys and cars.
2009 - Marine Research Vessel for DTU-Aqua
Concept study for a replacement of the existing Marine Research Vessel R/V Dana. In close cooperation with DTU-Aqua and an affiliate reference group, OSK-ShipTech has made a concept study for a replacement of the existing Marine Research Vessel R/V ...
2009 - OSK-ShipTech A/S purchases STAR-CCM+ software
OSK-ShipTech A/S has purchased the computational fluid dynamic code STAR-CCM+ from CD-Adapco. STAR-CCM+ is a state of the art CFD tool which enables early stage design investigations by means of hull form optimization, resistance calculations, appen...
2009 - Greenland Institute of Natural Resources: New research vessel
Design of an arctic research vessel, primarily for monitoring of fish stock, hydrographical surveys and other general environmental monitoring. The vessel can accommodate 16 persons with a operational range of 5000 miles / 3 weeks. It is designed w...
2007 - Delivery of second newbuilding from Granly to KEM Offshore
Both vessels have been designed by OSK-ShipTech A/S and now the second vessel will be delivered. The two vessels are designed for the purpose of transporting service crew to the offshore wind parks of Horns Rev in Denmark. OSK-ShipTech A/S has been r...
2006 - Upgrading of Moby Tommy
MOBY TOMMY is the latest addition to the Moby fleet. The vessel, ex Ariadne Palace, was built in 2002 by Samsung Heavy Industries Co. Ltd., Koje, South Korea for the Greek Minoan Lines. The vessel will be undergoing conversion work and upgrading to M...
2006 - Delivery of Expedition Yacht "TURMOIL"
Staff from OSK A/S and ShipTech visited M/Y "TURMOIL" in Aarhus before she set off on her maiden voyage.
2006 - Launch of Expedition Vessel "TURMOIL"
In July 2006, newbuilding No. 327, a 209' expedition vessel, the "TURMOIL" was delivered from Assens Skibsværft A/S. TURMOIL is a combination of a luxury yacht and a world cruiser. See photos from the second sea trials at Assens on 21st July 2006. T...
2006 - Refurbishment and Operation of Buoy Tender Vessel “NISR”
Because of the urgent need to deploy buoys to mark the numerous wrecks, which endanger safe navigation at the ports of Iraq, Danida has supported a project for ensuring safe access to the ports of Umm Qasr and Khor al Zubair. The project aimed at pro...
2006 - Rehabilitation of two ferries, Lake Victoria, Uganda
Contract between InfraCo and Ole Steen Knudsen A/SOSK will develop technical specifications and drawings for the rehabilitation, overhaul and refit of a second–hand ferry located in the Netherlands and the rehabilitation, overhaul and refit of a seco...
2005 - Delivery of SMYRIL from Izar /Navantia, Puerto Real, Spain
The christening of the ferry “Smyril” for Stranfaraskip Landsins, took place on 24th. September 2005. and the Prime Minister of the Faroe Islands attended. The ferry is specially designed to operate in harsh weather, with temperatures of minus 20º C,...
2005 - Design of Two Offshore Emergency Response and Rescue Vessels
OSK A/S have signed a contract for design of Two Offshore Emergency Response and Rescue Vessel to be built at Singapore-based ASL Marine. OSK will provide a full basic design and be responsible for the development of the design from hull lines to ste...
2005 - Construction of Passenger Vessel for the River Liffey, Dublin
The vessel, "Spirit of Docklands", is a 52 seat low profile boat, now being built at Westers Mekaniska AB in Sweden. Delivery is expected to take place approx. 1st July 2005, when Dublin's new tour service on the River Liffey, the Liffey Voyage will ...
2005 - Delivery of MOBY AKI
In May 2005, Moby Lines accepted delivery from Fincantieri Ancona, Italy of newbuilding No. 6116, the Cruise ferry MOBY AKI, the latest ferry delivered to Moby Lines. OSK A/S have been responsible for plan approval and represented the owner at techni...
2004 - Ro-Ro / Pax –Catamaran for Samsø-Linien A/S
As the passenger ferries which at present serve crossings between Zealand, Samsoe and Jutland will need to be replaced within the next decade, Samsø-Linien A/S are investigating the possibility of introducing a catamaran with both Ro-Ro and passenger...
2004 - OSK Taking over ShipTech A/S
As of 1st August 2004, Consulting Naval Architects Ole Steen Knudsen A/S have taken over the activities of the maritime consulting company ShipTech A/S. As a part of their strategy for the future, the owners of Ole Steen Knudsen A/S have as of 1st A...
2004 - Another yacht contract for Ole Steen Knudsen A/S
Ole Steen Knudsen A/S will once more be on the team behind one of the largest Danish Yacht orders. The order has been obtained via the company's cooperation with Assens Shipyard A/S. The shipyard and Ole Steen Knudsen A/S have previously worked toget...
2004 - Launching of BIG ARON Newbuilding No. 326 Assens Shipyard A/S
On March 27th 2004, BIG ARON, a 153' twin screw Expedition Yacht built for a South American client, was launched from Assens Shipyard A/S. Trials were carried out in the waters off Assens Port and the vessel lived up to all expectations with regard t...
2003 - Another ferry contract for Ole Steen Knudsen A/S
Moby S.p.A., who have taken over PRINCE OF SCANDINAVIA from DFDS, have started a major renovation of the vessel at Mariotti Shipyard in Genoa. The rebuilding work comprises installation of a complete new car deck, rebuilding of passenger areas and up...
2003 - Newbuilding for Moby S.p.A. at Fincantieri, Italy
Ole Steen Knudsen A/S has entered into a contract with Moby S.p.A. for supply of consultancy assistance to the Owners and approval of drawings for the construction of Moby's newbuilding at Fincantieri. The work comprises examination of all documentat...
2003 - New Managing Director /Owner
Anders Ørgård Hansen is the new managing director and owner of Consulting Naval Architects Ole Steen Knudsen A/S. A reception was held at the company's premises in Risskov on 19th September 2003 to celebrate the new era at OSK A/S.
2003 - AROS, New Tug for the Port of Aarhus
The Port of Aarhus has procured a new, modern tugboat from the Dutch shipyard, Damen. The hull was built in Poland and was towed to Holland in October 2002 for completion and outfitting. The tugboat is of the type Damen ASD (Azimuth Stern Drive) Tug ...
2003 - Delivery of Two Ro-Ro Ferries in Ho Chi Minh City
Final delivery of Ro-Ro ferry VIET-DAN 5, newbuilding No. 090 from Saigon Shipbuilding Industry Corporation, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The vessel was handed over to the My Tho ferry station on 18th January 2003. VIET-DAN 8, newbuilding No. 201 from ...
2003 - H.J. RINK - vessel of the Ombudsman in Greenland
OSK A/S has entered into a contract with the Ombudsman for Greenland. The contract covers supervision of the Ombudsmand's vessel "H.J. RINK" which will be undergoing major repairs and upgrading at Nuuk Værft in the course of the Spring. The ...