Expansion of Frederikshavn Havn

More and deeper harbour basins, more wharves, wider entrance and significant extended hinterland areas. That is how the future looks for Frederikshavn in 2018.

August 26, 2015 the Port of Frederikshavn made an agreement on the port expansion with Per Aarsleff A/S.

Hinterland area: 330,000 m2

Wharf area: 30,000 m2

Wharf: 600 m

Water depth: 11 m

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The future expansion redefines the concept of the “one-stop shop”. It will also be possible to strengthen business areas like the offshore industry, offshore wind turbine industry, and environmentally correct scrapping of ships an oil rigs.

Stage 1 costs 570 million Danish kroners and is expected to be finalized in the spring of 2018.

Facts on the present port:

  • The Port of Frederikshavn has 6 km wharves at its disposal
  • The port has 5 ferry berths with ramps and 3 Ro-Ro berths
  • The water depth in the harbour is between 7 and 8 metres
  • The port covers a total area of 1,700,000 m2, of which the water areas make up 540,000 m2