ABOUT HIRTSHALS SERVICE GROUP AND THE SERVICES PROVIDED BY THE COMPANIES
Hirtshals Service Group is a maritime network consisting of companies with close ties to the Port of Hirtshals. The network offers one entry point to a full-service concept for customers and users of the Port of Hirtshals. The service companies at the Port of Hirtshals offer qualified and competent services to all types of vessels such as fishing vessels, cargo ships, naval vessels, ferries and supply vessels for the oil sector. Due to our geographical location, we have extensive experience in servicing ships that sail the North Sea area. These include ships from Norway, Sweden and Great Britain, which for many years have been pleased to call into port to be serviced by the companies here.
The network offers all specialties in maintenance, repair and conversion, including overhaul and service of engines and gears, ship electronics, steel work, coating, ship insulation, repair of refrigeration/freezing systems, shaft alignment, repair of rudder systems, repair of propeller equipment and propeller blades, mobile machinery, etc.
Hirtshals Service Group consists of a large number of companies in shipping, stevedore services and logistics and has companies that can handle any challenge within these fields, whether it is providing spare parts for the ship’s own operations or handling and redistributing goods to other destinations in the North Sea or on the well-developed road network on land. With approximately 60 ferry calls per week, Hirtshals allows for direct freight traffic between continental Europe and destinations in Scandinavia as well as the Faroe Islands and Iceland.
As an important fishing port, Hirtshals has many companies such as fish reception ice plants and port service for fishing vessels such as dragnet manufacturing and sail making. Here is everything that fishermen need to run their profession.
In Hirtshals Service Group, we have oil companies, ship provisioning companies and other utility companies, so that any ship can supply itself with everything they need in terms of goods and materials for the ship’s operation.
In addition, our association has a number of financial and consultancy companies that offer services for the ships as well as for the port’s businesses.
You can read more about the members of Hirtshals Service Group here on the website.
The Port of Hirtshals consists of approximately 465,000 m2 of water area and 1,100,000 m2 of land area divided between quay and road areas as well as commercial areas for rent.
There are currently vacant areas for rent at the port in quayside areas.
The port has a total of 4.7 km of quay, including 4 ferry berths and 2 ro/ro ramps.
In addition, the companies at the port have both a slipway and a floating dock at their disposal.
A major expansion of the Port of Hirtshals is in the works, which will significantly increase both land area and, not least, quay areas at the port.
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VISIT HIRTSHALS WHILE YOU WAIT
Behind the West Port (Vesthavnen) and the Big Staircase you find the town centre of Hirtshals. Here you will find a wide selection of restaurants, take-away places, cafés and taverns where you can spend a pleasant evening. In the town centre you will also find good shopping opportunities, and most supermarkets are open every day until 8 pm.
Northern Europe’s largest aquarium, the North Sea Oceanarium, featuring a 50,000 litre tank, is located just east of the town and the port. Here you can experience the wildlife below sea level. This is a popular attraction for all age groups.
The network sets up exhibitions together at selected fishery fairs in Denmark and abroad.
Read more about Hirtshals, and what the town offers HERE.