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DANISH SHIP OF THE YEAR The Danish Ship of the Year is an award that was instituted by the Media Group Maritime Denmark in 2014, the year when Denmark’s first international maritime exhibition - the Danish Maritime Fair - took place for the first time.

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nyone can nominate a ship for the prestigious title - Danish Ship of the Year.

The only requirement is that the ship has to be built in Denmark and/or be owned by or operated by a Danish shipping company. The ship must have been operating for no more than 12 months. The ships that come into consideration for the award, are ships that have been presented in the magazine Maritime Danmark during the past year (October 2015 - September 2016) as

the Ship of the Month. It is up to a seven-man committee, with the director of the Center for Oil and Gas at DTU Bo Cerup-Simonsen in the lead, to determine which of the nominated ships will become DANISH SHIP OF THE YEAR. In addition to Bo Cerup-Simonsen the committee consists of: • Anders Ørgaard Hansen, OSK •H  ans Otto Kristensen, Head of Maritime DTU • Henrik Bach, DNV • Klaus Kjærulf, SKULD

• Per Jørgensen, Maskinmestrenes Forening • Thomas Knudsen, MAN Diesel & Turbo The presentation of the Danish Ship of the Year takes place in connection with the Danish Maritime Technology Conference in Main Deck, Wednesday October 26th at 11:45. FORMER WINNERS 2014 - Fjord Line LNG ferry Bergensfjord. 2015 - Princess Isabella - LNG ferry Samsoe Rederi

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