DESMI Pumps on board frigates in the Royal Danish Navy

Shock rated and high-efficiency DESMI pumps on board.

Iver Huitfeldt, Peder Willemoes & Niels Juul - all these three frigates have shock rated and high-efficiency DESMI pumps on board

The frigates are built at Odense Staalskibsværft for the Royal Danish Navy - and DESMI supplied the full pump packages.


The pumps are used for a number of different applications:

  • Fire
  • Cooling (AC Refrigiration, Machinery)
  • Ballast / Heeling
  • D.O. Transfer
  • Boiler Water Circulation
  • Seawater Cooling
  • Fresh Water Cooling
  • A/C and Provision Cooling
  • Fresh Water Hydrophore
  • Etc.


All pumps are shock-rated and live tested according to NATO STANAG 4142 and a live test video is available on our website:


Further, Det Norske Veritas (DNV) has evaluated all DESMI pumps and issued certificates on the shock performance.

Fact Box on the Niels Juul frigate

Displacement: 6,600 tonnes
Length: 138.70 metre
Width: 19.75 metre
Draught: 5.30 metre
Speed: 28+ knot
Range: 9,000 sea mile
Crew: 100 people (load capacity 165 people)


Built at Odense Staalskibsværft in 2009
Launched December 21st 2011.