Aarhus Havn


The port of Aarhus is among the biggest ports in Denmark. The port is the biggest container port with a market share of 60 percentand togehter with more than 150 companies situated there the port generates many port calls every year.

The port of Aarhus is an all-purpose port, ideally situated in central of Denmark and with a draft of up to 14 meters. The port are as well equipped with all kind of cranes and stevedoring material for handling your cargo.

Our office are located as foll:

Carl Elgaard Shipping

Mindet 4
8000 Aarhus C

Phone: +45 8612 1644

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The level of service offered by the Port of Aarhus helps us to ensure that your cargo/vessel and commercial businesses have easy access to an efficient and reliable port.

We can ensure you well maintained berth areas and equipment to handle your needs in Port of Aarhus.

Physical data and maps:

Max draft 14 meters


Container / Cargo Services Terminal

Max draft:  14 meter
LOA:  1300 meter of container quays

3 Post-Panamax cranes
4 Super-Post-Panamax cranes
1 Panamax crane

Max lifting capacity: 100 mt
Max outreach: 62 meter

Multi Terminal

Max draft:  13,5 meter
LOA:  2 x 500 meters
Cranes: Max lift : 50 mt

Bulk Terminal

Max draft:  13,5 meter
LOA:  400 meters

Two new cranes (installed july 2010 - see below picture).


By hook, max cap. 30ts, max outreach 45m/max 32m seaside
By hook, max cap. 45ts, max outreach 32m/max 19m seaside
By grab, max cap. 30ts, max outreach 45m/max 32m seaside

Heavylift Terminal

Max draft:  7 meter
LOA:  200 meters
Cranes: Max lift : 182 mt

Oil terminal

The Oil terminal are handling mineral oil products, gasoil, chemicals, melasse and as well cement, split and gravel.

The max draft is 13,50 meters and connections and pipes are different from installations.

Omni Terminal

New harbor area is planned to be approx. 80,000 sq. m.

This new area shall be used for storage of different types of cargo, which does not need to be kept under roof such as pebbles, stones and different types of bulk goods or wind mill projects waiting for shipment.

AAK Denmark

The AAK terminal is handling bulk carrier, tankers and coasters. The berth "Slippen" is loading pier for coasters loading sheameal and this piers are with a small installation preferable for vessels with a max beam of 11-11,50 meters.