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27 August 2021
The Port of Hirtshals is currently exhibiting in Trondheim at Aqua Nor, one of the largest aqua culture and salmon processing exhibitions in the world. It is the first time in almost two years that Port of Hirtshals once again can be found at an exhibition.

 


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05 July 2021
In the Memorandum of Understanding, which was signed on 30 June 2021, the parties agree to collaborate on the development of a green hydrogen hub in the Hirtshals region.

 


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18 June 2021
After a rewarding recruitment process, the Port of Hirtshals has found its new director. As of 1 August 2021, the 46-year-old Per Holm Nørgaard will be the head of the Port of Hirtshals.

 


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19 May 2021
Biomega Group expands its business by investing in a new biorefinery at the Port of Hirtshals for the purpose of producing high-quality marine ingredients that can contribute to increased human health and nutrition. The new biorefinery follows the company's recent upgrade of its flagship site, strategically located on the Norwegian west coast near Bergen.

 


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11 May 2021
To support the Port of Hirtshals' continued development and accommodate the customers' future demand,
the Port of Hirtshals will now be updated to a version 2.0.

 


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15 April 2021
Even though the corona crisis has challenged the Port of Hirtshals in a number of areas, the port can still look back on a satisfying financial year with growth in three of its main business segments.

 


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11 April 2021
After a long voyage from the Philippines and a one-year delay, Fjord Line's new catamaran has finally arrived at the Port of Hirtshals. Fjord FSTR is a hypermodern and high technological ferry, primarily designed for fast transport of cargo as well as cars and passengers between the continent and Norway.

 


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24 February 2021
After a long battle with the Norwegian state on whether so-called production fish must be handled in Norway, the shipping company Hav Line could breathe a sigh of relief, when they on Friday 19 February were informed that their harvesting vessel "Norwegian Gannet" receives a dispensation that applies until 1 December 2030.

 


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25 January 2021
Like a lot of other companies, the Port of Hirtshals has been through a year which to a great extent has been affected by the restrictions that governments around the world have been forced to impose due to the coronavirus pandemic. Even though some of the port's important areas of business have been under pressure in 2020, two of the main business segments have moved in a positive direction.

 


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