The Fehmarnbelt Fixed Link Project consists of a motorway and rail connection of about 18 km in length between Lolland in Denmark and Fehmarn in Germany.

Fehmarn Belt Contractors

Leading dredging and marine contractors Boskalis and Van Oord from the Netherlands have joined forces in the Fehmarn Belt Contractors (FBC) joint venture, which is responsible for various activities related to the construction of the 18 kilometre long Fehmarnbelt Tunnel.

The activity scope for FBC includes the construction of a new work harbour for the tunnel fabrication yard in Rødbyhavn and dredging the trench for the future tunnel over a distance of 16 kilometers. The dredged material will be reused to create a new recreational nature reserve area on the Danish side of the Fehmarnbelt.

About the Fehmarn Belt Link project

The Fehmarnbelt link will be an 18 kilometre long immersed tunnel. It will be the world’s longest of its type for both road and rail. The Fehmarnbelt tunnel will comprise a four lane motorway and two electrified rail tracks.

The tunnel will consist of 79 individual elements, each 217 metres long, and 10 special elements with a lower floor for the use of the tunnel operation and maintenance equipment.

It will take about 8.5 years to build the Fehmarnbelt link. Once completed it will take ten minutes to travel from Denmark to Germany by car and seven minutes by train.

For more information about the tunnel, please click on the link below:

Latest Vessels

Wadden 2
Wadden 2 is a 60 m long dredge barge
Fetsy L
Fetsy L is a 60 m long grab dredger
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Jan Blanken
Jan Blanken is a 96 m long dredge barge
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Onyx is a 33 m long tug
SC Amber Vessel
SC Amber
SC Amber is a 17 meter long spill monitoring vessel.
Jetstream is a 9 m long RIB
Grinna is a 115 m long cargo vessel
Sea Echo
Sea Echo
Sea Echo is a 22 m long tug boat
Offshore 2
Offshore 2 is a flattop barge that are used to tunnel trench dredging
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Aasness is a 100 m long cargo vessel
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Kamara is a 80 m long tug
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Buvik is a 88 m long cargo vessel
Rimfaxe R
Rimfaxe R is a 23 m long specialised tug
Wulf 4
DBB Idefix
DBB Idefix is a 25 m long multicat
Njord Lapwing
Njord Lapwing is 19 m long crew vessel
Jan Leeghwater
Jan Leeghwater is a 96 m long dredge barge
Bokabarge 9
Bokabarge 9 is a 84 m long flattop barge
World Scirocco
World Scirocco is a 24 m long crew transfer vessel, which transport crew for the vessels Manta and Fetsy
Goliath is a 70 m long backhoe dredger
Wakenborg Barge 14 Vessel
Wagenborg 14
Wagenborg barge 14 is a 65 meter long pontoon.
Utrecht Vessel
Utrecht is a 155 m long trailing suction dredger
BHD Odin
BHD Odin
BHD Odin is a 60 m long backhoe dredger
MTS Valiant
MTS Valiant is a 27 m long tug
SC Agate
SC Agate is a 17 m long crew vessel