The largest ConRo in the world now floating

The first build out of five Atlantic Star is now floating. Tender & Basic design by KNUD E. HANSEN A/S 3800 TEU…

80 M Ice Class Ferry for Fogo & Change Islands, Canada has been named

The new ferry to come on line for the Fogo and Change Islands run, will be named the MV Veteran. The ferry, which is sch…

New ship design promises banana shippers more capacity, faster loading

A new design for a refrigerated ship built for banana shipments and roll-on/roll-off cargo promises more capacity, faste…


KNUD E. HANSEN A/S is a leading independant consultancy providing a comprehensive range of design, engineering and project management services to shipyards and ship owners around the world. Our innovative, customised solutions cover areas ranging from the building- & conversion process of all types of maritime vessels and offshore structures to energy optimisation and services for the offshore wind industry.   

Our approach is based on a combination of continuous innovation, the free exchange of ideas with our clients, and experience derived from many years spent working with every kind of vessel and maritime operator. Using these, we apply fresh thinking to each new project and tailor solutions that are both state-of-the-art and practical to meet the exact needs of each individual customer.

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