Fish Terminal Hirtshals
Fish Terminal Hirtshals is Denmark's most modern building for handling, sorting selling demersal fish, and the facilities have been built from a perspective to create the best possible facilities for sale of fish. Therefore, the conditions for the fish have had an absolute first priority in the planning of the building..
An unbroken cool chain, controlled temperature and optimal logistics have been the basis for Fish Terminal Hirtshals and are to provide the best set up for handling of fish and competitiveness for the fishing sector in Hirtshals. At Fish Terminal Hirtshals, the fish is handled under controlled hygiene and temperature conditions - from being landed under a roof at Auktionskajen to the transport from the auction hall by lorries parked in the terminal's locks.
At the Port of Hirtshals all the activities concerning the first handling of fish is gathered in Fish Terminal Hirtshals' 6.500 square meters, which contains sorting, fish auction, and cold store. Furthermore, the terminal contains all facilities necessary for modern and efficient sale of edible fish.
Today, important operators of the fishery have offices at Fish Terminal Hirtshals. These companies are:
- Fiskeauktion Nord Hirtshals
- Fiskelogistik Gruppen
- Fishery Control
- Hirtshals Fiskeriudvikling