Danish Shipyards

Denmark has a very long coastline, and has been an active seafaring nation, since the Viking age. It can’t come as a surprise, that there also have been a long row of Danish shipyards.

Burmeister & Wain

Burmeister & Wain in Copenhagen, was one of Denmarks largest shipyards.

Besides ships, they also built steam and diesel powered engines for ships and power plants.

Burmeister & Wain's shipyard in Copenhagen, Denmark
Burmeister & Wain’s shipyard in Copenhagen, Denmark

Odense Staalskibsværft

Odense Staalskibsværft, og Lindøværftet was situated in Odense

Built large container ships for Maersk and navy frigates like Niels Juhl, the last vessel to leave its docks.

The frigate Niels Juhl in the port of Rønne
The frigate Niels Juhl in the port of Rønne

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