• DFDS weighs containers to help customers

    DFDS weighs containers to help customers

    As from 1 July 2016, all containers lifted onto a vessel must have an indication of their weight. Therefore, DFDS will offer weighing service to customers.

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  • Stricter EU sulphur rules: 1.5 years later

    Stricter EU sulphur rules: 1.5 years later

    It has been 1.5 years since the EU introduced stricter sulphur limits for North European shipping. DFDS is one of the pioneers in this field, with 17 ships being fitted with scrubbers.

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  • Cuxhaven to extend its port area

    Cuxhaven to extend its port area

    In 2017, the German port of Cuxhaven, will be extended with 85,000 m2 new land. This means 30% extra storage and capacity to berth four freight ships. And the other good news: it will be situated right next to DFDS’ current terminal and is thus perfectly located to help grow DFDS’ freight services.

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  • How DFDS reduces empty driving

    How DFDS reduces empty driving

    DFDS has a strong focus on reducing the kilometres driven without cargo – the so-called empty driving. Reducing this will cut costs, and is – above all – very beneficial to improve the company’s carbon footprint.

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  • Customer demand increases capacity on DFDS’ Baltic routes

    Customer demand increases capacity on DFDS’ Baltic routes

    By adding an extra vessel to the ferry routes and by increasing the number of sailings, DFDS seeks to meet its customers’ demand for extra capacity.

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  • DFDS is to lengthen a freight vessel by 30 metres

    DFDS is to lengthen a freight vessel by 30 metres

    This summer, DFDS will lengthen one of its freight vessels by 30 metres, adding more than 800 lane metres’ capacity to the ship. This is equivalent to about 55 trailers. Why would DFDS lengthen a ship? It’s a relatively quick way to get additional capacity It will reduce the energy consumption per transported lane metre […]

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DFDS weighs containers to help customers

DFDS weighs containers to help customers

As from 1 July 2016, all containers lifted onto a vessel must have an indication of their weight. Therefore, DFDS will offer weighing service to customers.

Stricter EU sulphur rules: 1.5 years later

Stricter EU sulphur rules: 1.5 years later

It has been 1.5 years since the EU introduced stricter sulphur limits for North European shipping. DFDS is one of the pioneers in this field, with 17 ships being fitted with scrubbers.

Cuxhaven to extend its port area

Cuxhaven to extend its port area

In 2017, the German port of Cuxhaven, will be extended with 85,000 m2 new land. This means 30% extra storage and capacity to berth four freight ships. And the other good news: it will be situated right next to DFDS’ current terminal and is thus perfectly located to help grow DFDS’ freight services.

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