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    Growing support to Trident Alliance

    The Trident Alliance conducted its first Annual Meeting in Copenhagen on 3 December 2014. The alliance sees a growing support from shipping companies.

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    Supporting International Anti-Corruption Day

    Today, we mark the International Anti-Corruption Day by raising awareness of our dedication and our work to fight and prevent corruption.
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    Lauritzen Kosan officer seminar improves vessel performance

    Last week, Lauritzen Kosan conducted its biannual officer seminar in the Philippines with focus on energy-efficiency, operational excellence, creation of high-performance teams and anti-corruption procedures on board the vessels.

Shipping company with world-wide operations headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark.


J. Lauritzen operates a modern, diversified fleet of bulk carriers and gas carriers. We are wholly-owned by the Lauritzen Foundation; a commercial foundation with the objective of supporting shipping, culture, social humanitarian work and education.


We directly employ a staff of around 1,300 employees at sea and ashore of many different nationalities. Apart from our office in Copenhagen, we have overseas offices in China, the Philippines, Singapore, Spain and USA.