Employee News

01 Dec 2005

NORDEN Scholarship and Award Program with Shanghai Maritime University.

Prizes were awarded by H.H. Princess Alexandra to five students and two teachers at a ceremony in Beijing on 30 November 2005. The “NORDEN” Scholarship program is designed by “NORDEN” and the SMU to encourage students’ to study enthusiastically and progress in academic achievements.  Every year, scholarships will be granted to third year students who display the best moral, intellectual, sports, aesthetic and academic qualities. All full-time undergraduates who enroll and register under the national University Enrollment Plan are qualified for application.  In total, five students from multi-disciplined maritime majors will receive an amount of RMB 10,000 per student per year.  The “NORDEN” Scholarship program will run for an initial five years. pdf Read the full press release from China here.

01 Dec 2005

New colleague - Bente Hashøj Hansen

Ms Bente Hashøj Hansen has joined our Control Section in our Dry Cargo Department. Welcome !

06 Oct 2005

New colleague - Peter Sundell

Today, Mr Peter Sundell has joined as, and will during October replace Mr Jørgen Olsen in our Internal Service Department.

03 Oct 2005

New positions - Dry cargo Handymax and Capesize section

Mr Tord Brath, Senior Operations Manager in our drycargo Handymax and Capesize section has chosen to seek new challengens in his home country Norway - we wish Tord all the best in his future career.

We have made a new set-up in our dry cargo operations department and are pleased to announce that;

Ms Inga Ellekjær is the new head of our Handymax and Capesize section
Ms Dorte Nielsen is the head of our Panamax section.

We congratulate Inga and Dorte on their new positions.

30 Sep 2005

NORDEN sponsors an evening at the opera

On 23 May 2005, NORDEN sponsored "An evening at the opera" - Aïda - in connection with BIMCO's Centenary.

A few photos are available here.

01 Sep 2005

New colleague - Susanne Alsing

We are pleased to announce that Ms Susanne Alsing has joined our Dry Cargo Department administration team as Event Coordinator and Secretary. Welcome Susanne.

08 Aug 2005

New employee - Jan Andersen

Mr Jan Andersen will join our Annapolis office as Port Captain.

01 Aug 2005

New colleagues - four new shipping trainees

It is a pleasure for us to welcome four new shipping trainees.

Mr Rasmus Saltofte Jacobsen , Dry Cargo Control
Mr Christian Fossing Hansen, Dry Cargo Handymax Chartering
Ms Nickie Neumann Hansen, Dry Cargo Handymax/Capesize Operation
Mr Christian Hornum, Tank Operation.

Their  two years of training takes place in co-operation with different schools combined with day-to-day work at the head office in Copenhagen more.

01 Aug 2005

New colleague - Søren Dybdahl

We welcome  Mr Søren Dybdahl as Senior Crew Manager in our Technical Department.

29 Jul 2005

New positions: Two years ago we welcomed three young people as trainees

Two years ago we welcomed three young people as trainees.

They have now completed their training with us and we are very pleased that we can continue our co-operation with them and offer them positions within our organisation.

Around 1 September 2005, Ms Anne Mette Hansen will join our Mumbai office as Assistant Chartering Manager andMr Steffen Johnstad-Møller will take up a position as Assistant Operations Manager in our Singapore Office.

On 1 August 2005 Mr Michael Wulff will strengthen our Management Support Team in our Dry Cargo Department.

Congratulations to the three of you - well done !

18 Jul 2005

New colleague - Ole Lykke

Mr Ole Lykke, Purchasing Manager has joined our Technical Department today.

Welcome !

30 May 2005

New position - Alex Christiansen

Mr Alex Christiansen, Senior Chartering Manager has moved from our chartering department (Cape/Panamax) in Copenhagen to our Singapore Office.

01 Apr 2005

New colleague - Mark Bastian Neumann

We welcome Mr Mark Bastian Neumann to our Bulk Department - Chartering Capesize/Panamax.

01 Apr 2005

New department & new colleague - HR Department - Vibeke Schneidermann

To strengthen our HR work we have employed a HR Manager Ms Vibeke Schneidermann - welcome.

21 Mar 2005

New colleague - Henrik Hejlesen

Our IT-department has welcomed Mr Henrik Hejlesen as IT Supporter.

14 Mar 2005

New colleague - Martin Holm

Mr Martin Holm has joined our Annapolis Office as Assistant Chartering Manager.

01 Mar 2005

New colleagues - Janie Kristensen & Bent Füchsel

We have further strengthened our Control Section in our Bulk Department with Ms Janie Kristensen and Mr Bent Füchsel.

01 Mar 2005

New colleague - Erik Carlsen

Mr Erik Carlsen has joined our Technical Department as Marine Superintendent.

01 Feb 2005

New colleague - Mette Hahn

We are pleased to welcome Ms Mette Hahn to our Control Section in our Bulk Department.

12 Jan 2005

Mr Steen R. Krabbe, Late President and CEO

Mr Steen R. Krabbe, Late President and CEO. pdf Obituary . pdf Mindeord på dansk.

Information about changes in NORDEN's management is available pdf here.

04 Jan 2005

New office - Mumbai

As announced on 8 July 2004, we have now opened an office in Mumbai. The Mumbai Office will primarily concentrate on the dry cargo segment. Moreover our intention is to further strengthen relations with local partners, clients and brokers. Mr Michael Bonderup, Director is in charge of our new Mumbai Office.

04 Jan 2005

New position - Mr Andreas Hjorth Simonsen

Mr Andreas Hjorth Simonsen has been promoted to Manager and Chief Representative of our Shanghai Office.

01 Jan 2005

NORDEN enters product tank pool co-operation

On 1 January 2005 the Norient Product Pool A/S was a reality. Interorient Navigation Company Ltd and Dampskibsselskabet "NORDEN" A/S formed a product tanker pool with the purpose of commercially manage product tankers from 25,000 to 55,000 deadweight trading world wide.  pdf More information/Norient Product Pool.