Increasing volumes grow results

Increasing volumes grow results

November 15, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

The Q3 results reflect the increasing volumes in freight which DFDS will accommodate by increasing the capacity in the fleet.

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Stricter EU sulphur rules: 1.5 years later

Stricter EU sulphur rules: 1.5 years later

June 2, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

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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Scrubbers are worth a visit. Definitely

Scrubbers are worth a visit. Definitely

March 6, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

It is new. It is key to comply with stricter environmental rules. And it’s worth a visit: We’re talking about scrubbers. They arouse a lot of interest and keep us busy. View the images of the latest visit we had at DFDS.

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And, how does a scrubber work?

And, how does a scrubber work?

February 26, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

The start of this year marked the launch of the important, stricter sulphur rules. Last year, we were busy (and still are busy) with the installation of scrubbers. Now it’s time to show these large installations, as many are curious to know how a scrubber works.

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Creating the world’s largest scrubber fleet

Creating the world’s largest scrubber fleet

October 31, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Today we are just two months away from the 1st of January 2015, the day when the transport industry will face important changes with the new sulphur rules. The good news in all of this is that DFDS is preparing itself well and the creation of the world’s largest scrubber fleet is seriously taking shape at DFDS.

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DFDS awarded by Lloyds List for scrubbers

DFDS awarded by Lloyds List for scrubbers

October 6, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Once again, DFDS was recognised & awarded as an example to follow when dealing with some of the toughest environmental challenges which the industry faces.

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DFDS awarded EU funding for environmental project

DFDS awarded EU funding for environmental project

September 12, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

We have taken big steps in installing scrubbers on many of our vessels to comply with new EU legislation that will come into force in 2015. To help ease the effect the new legislation will have on freight transport, the European Union is supporting the investment in new technology. DFDS has therefore been awarded EUR 6.3 million of EU funding.

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DFDS nominated for CSR Award

DFDS nominated for CSR Award

September 12, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

We are proud to announce that we have been nominated for an award for our efforts in reducing our impact on the environment.

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Ship no. 8 to be fitted with a scrubber

Ship no. 8 to be fitted with a scrubber

May 14, 2014 | By | 1 Comment

At this very moment, the eighth DFDS ship is in dock in order to be fitted with a scrubber system: one that can clean a ship’s exhaust gases of sulphur. This investment is really needed in order to prepare ourselves for the new and stricter EU sulphur rules that take effect from January 2015. We […]

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And the award goes to …

And the award goes to …

April 25, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Last Wednesday 23 April, DFDS won the “Environmental Performance Award” at the 7th Annual Marine Propulsion & Auxiliary Machinery conference in London.

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