Artikelen door GroupCommunications

Opnieuw een sterk kwartaal voor Freight

With the Q4 and full-year report, we mark the end of a very special and difficult year. But even if we had a hard time in 2020 with the corona crisis and Brexit, there were consolations in some areas which helped us stay strong and resilient. Read more about our Q4 and full-year results here Please […]

Safety First - ook voor passagiers

Since the Safety First program was initiated almost a year ago, the team has created posters, safety guides, videos etc. to share knowledge and experiences about safety on board vessels and in terminals for our colleagues working with heavy cargo. Marine Superintendent Søren Bildt says: ”We have had a lot of valuable feedback and proactive […]

CFO-route opgeschort tot 28 februari

Further to the latest updates from the Danish and Norwegian governments on travel restrictions, our service between Copenhagen – Frederikshavn – Oslo will now be suspended up to and including 28 February 2021. Kasper Moos, Head of BU Group Passenger, says: “We expected the restrictions to be prolonged and have calculated with the extended period […]

DFDS neemt HSF Logistics over

Today, DFDS has entered into an agreement to acquire HSF Logistics Group, one of Europe’s leading cold chain logistics providers to meat producers and other food producers that operates temperature-controlled supply chains. The Group operates four leading brands with HSF Logistics being a market leader in the Netherlands, Germany and the UK. N&K Spedition and […]

Geweldige start voor SIRS in Brevik

Thorbjørn Aasig Lund and Stian Larsson As part of the initiatives for the Safety First Programme, a new reporting tool SIRS (Safety Incident Reporting System) has been introduced in various terminals and warehouses. At Brevik terminal, the tool has taken off with a great start. Shortly after introducing the tool, we saw the first reports for […]

DFDS retourneert corona-compensatie

Only a few days ago, we could inform that December freight ferry volumes were up 28% compared to last year, and today we are happy to bring more good news. Yesterday, DFDS’ preliminary, unaudited EBITDA before special items was raised to DKK 2.73bn for 2020, the outlook range was DKK 2.5-2.7bn. EBITDA is our operating profit before […]

Volumes december: veerbootvracht gestegen met 28%

Søren Brøndholt Nielsen and Peder Gellert Every month, we publish the previous month’s ferry volumes to the stock exchange. December’s freight volumes were so impressive that they call for a closer look. Søren Brøndholt Nielsen, Vice President, Corporate Communications, explains: “The North Sea volumes were boosted by stock building ahead of Brexit, especially on the […]

Torben Carlsen spreekt - vlog van 8 januari

Luister naar Torben's update van 8 januari 2021 waar hij het heeft over: Brexit: Over het algemeen hebben onze voorbereidingen vruchten afgeworpen, maar nog steeds veel problemen, en collega's hebben dag en nacht moeten werken Onze nieuwe route Rosslare - Duinkerken is zeer goed ontvangen Oplevering van onze zesde en laatste megavrachtveerboot Scandia Seaways Looking into […]

Speciale momenten van 2020

2020 is a year that we will probably never forget. The coronavirus crisis hit hard and impacted our business and everyday life. But let’s now look back at the year that passed and find joy in all the positive things that also happened. Watch here

Torben Carlsen aan het woord - Vlog 37

Listen to Torben’s update from 30 December where he talks about: – The Brexit deal between the UK and the EU – The fantastic work performed by our collegues working at the Channel during the holidays To be able to download the video and see it offline, please click here and Go to the upper right corner […]

Akkoord opent Franse grens

In an agreement between France and the UK, ferry passengers and lorry drivers can again enter France with a negative Covid-19 test. Entry into France was banned from Sunday because of the mutant coronavirus found in the UK, and this has caused massive traffic congestion on the motorway towards Dover, where the UK Government has […]

Blog: Leren van ongevallen

By Michael Stig, Designated Person at DFDS You have all undoubtedly heard about the Titanic disaster in 1912, it is probably the most well-known maritime accident in history. But the maritime history does sadly have many other very tragic accidents. The Titanic disaster lead to the SOLAS Convention which is a set of safety rules […]

DFDS schudt Baltische schepen opnieuw

Optima Seaways zal in januari toetreden tot de nieuwe route Ierland-Frankrijk, en Patria Seaways zal van de Paldiski-Kapellskär-route verhuizen om Optima op de Karlshamn-Klaipeda-route te vervangen. Er zullen geen wijzigingen zijn aan de bemanning of vlag. Na Kerstmis zal Optima Seaways worden verplaatst naar de nieuwe DFDS-route tussen Rosslare in Ierland en Duinkerken in Frankrijk naar […]

Torben Carlsen aan het woord - Vlog 36

Listen to Torben’s update from 11 December where he talks about: DFDS celebrates its 154 birthday today Brexit getting very close Horizon talents have now completed the program To be able to download the video and see it offline, please click here and Go to the upper right corner of the screen and click on “Details” Click […]

Vracht tot 17% gestegen in november

We have started to report monthly ferry volumes for freight and passengers to provide additional insight for investors and the general public into the development in volume trends. November was a very busy month for freight, especially on the UK routes. Our logistics activities to the UK have likewise been very busy in November. When […]

Torben Carlsen aan het woord - Vlog 35

Listen to Torben’s update from 4 December where he talks about: Still strong freight volumes Brexit is getting closer and our colleagues working with customs are very busy Covid-19 develops badly Only for DFDS employees: Try your luck in the very challenging Advent Calendar game To be able to download the video and see it […]

Laten we spelen - alleen voor werknemers

Finally! Today is the first Advent Sunday and that means time to play. Join our Advent calendar here Read more about the rules and all the nice prizes here NB: This game is not to be confused with a similar game for customers and followers which will be promoted on our social media channels. To read more […]

Torben Carlsen aan het woord - Vlog 34

Listen to Torben’s update from 27 November where he talks about: The very sad news that two of our colleagues have passed away DFDS establishes a new route between Rosslare in Ireland and Dunkirk in France The new project with a zero emission Oslo-Frederikshavn-Copenhagen ferry The prolonged cooperation with Danish and German militaries Extraordinary number […]

Torben Carlsen aan het woord - Vlog 33

Listen to Torben’s update from 20 November where he talks about: Brexit: This week’s successful testing of systems and the webinar with more than 400 participants Blogs on the Bridge The 6th Jinling newbuilding going on sea trial on 15 December Covid-19 vaccines giving us hope for next year To be able to download the […]