Proven Oil Spill Technology

DESMI is the most experienced oil spill manufacturer in the world delivering proven oil spill technology.

Oil Spill Response Solutions

DESMI oil spill response solutions are trusted throughout the industry, offshore, near shore and onshore, the Arctic or equatorial environment. We deliver proven solutions.

Lowest Life Cycle Costs

DESMI delivers proven oil spill response solutions, delivering the lowest life cycle costs and life cycle support.

Market Leader

DESMI is the market leader for booms, recovery systems, burn kits and storage systems for oil spill response.

Advise, Consultation & Expertese

DESMI ACE is where it all starts. We are well placed to advise on all aspects of oil spill response solutions. We cover feasibily studies, gap analysis, audits and consultancy. DESMI ACE is our invite to you  to tap the vast wealth of knowledge and expertise that resides within our group.


Efficient and responsible solutions for oil spill, seaweed and clean waterways.

Market leader for booms, recovery systems, burn kits etc.

The EnviRo-Clean solutions from DESMI are trusted throughout the industry. Whether the requirement is for offshore, or nearshore, the Arctic or Equatorial environment, we continue to deliver proven solutions for all spill conditions including seaweed and clean waterways. Our efficient equipment is easy-to-use and durable and meets the needs of any community at the best life cycle costs.

DESMI delivers a wide range of equipment for oil spill, seaweed and clean waterways. It is a full range of equipment and always state-of-the-art with regard to quality and design. Our products and solutions includes:


DESMI EnviRo-Care - New Concept in DESMI

Marine and Aquatic debris is one of the most widespread solvable pollution problems plaguing the world’s oceans, rivers, and lakes. Successful management of the problem requires a comprehensive understanding of marine and aquatic environments together with the necessary experience and the correct selection of proven equipment.

DESMI is taking part in combating marine pollution and protecting waters and with our new DESMI EnviRo-Care concept in operation, we also contribute to the UN Sustainable Development Goals 6,7,11,12,14.

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DESMI has developed a large range of equipment to recover oil from the sea, rivers and lakes

Our equipment has been used in most major oil spill response operations around the world. We produce an extensive range of oil skimmers including disc, mop, weir, belt, brush, drum and vacuum systems. Each of these skimmer types is available in a range of sizes. This enables us to provide the ideal skimmer for any application.

In addition, our highly experienced engineering staff is able to custom design and fabricate systems for most applications including ship, boom and skimmer installations. This vast experience combined with top quality manufacturing facilities has resulted in some of the most well-known and proven oil spill control devices in the world today!



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Annual Report 2019 - DESMI A/S

In DESMI the result of 2019 is considered very satisfactory. The annual report shows a turnover of DKK 1.556 million, an EBITDA of DKK 335 million and a profit before tax amounting DKK 298 million.
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Environmental Focus - Oil Spill Response Segment Name Changed into EnviRo-Clean

Environmental Focus - Oil Spill Response Segment Name Changed into EnviRo-Clean.
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Success Business 2019

DESMI Danmark A/S has been awarded the “Success Business 2019” prize
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DESMI has committed to the UN sustainable development goals and we stand together with local authorities and other manufacturers to try to make a difference.
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MORE DESMI Steps in Canada. We are adding more value to our operation in Canada and are proud to announce that we have setup a local office just outside Toronto.
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Peru is a growing market for DESMI and as we want to be closer to our customers we have opened a representative office
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The 2017 result is in line with the budget for the year and is consequently considered satisfactory.
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IMO Training for African Agents

Early February DESMI Africa organized IMO level 1 responders training for some agents at our premises in Odense, Denmark.
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New Smart Boom - Superior Monitoring Boom Technology

The system combines proven DESMI oil spill containment boom with the Boom Guard Monitoring Buoy
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Marine and aquatic debris is one of the most widespread solvable pollution problems. DESMI is applying its expert knowledge in oil spill recovery to tackle the issue.
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DESMI Expands Business in India

In order to strengthen our presence in India DESMI has established a new 3,000 sqm production facility in Hyderabad.
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DESMI enters partnership agreements in Ghana

DESMI recently launched their Ghana initiative by appointing 2 partner companies to promote DESMI products & services in Ghana.
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At the end of September DESMI and the Ambassador of Denmark to Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire hosted a "Business get together" in Abidjan.
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London Stock Exchange Group has published a report in which DESMI has been selected as one of the most dynamic enterprises in Europe.
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In week 15, DESMI RO-CLEAN carried out sea trials of its new technology RO-KITE Single Vessel SPEED-SWEEP System in Abu Dhabi
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Yet Another Satisfactory Annual Result for DESMI

The annual report for 2015, which was adopted at the recent annual general meeting, shows a profit in accordance with the budget.
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NOFO Accelerates Spill Recovery with DESMI Speed-Sweep

DESMI Speed-Sweep can enable the Norwegians to operate at three times the speed of their current equipment
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DESMI Ro-Clean A/S adds the HAWK OWL Aerostat to product portfolio.

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Oil Spill Training in Mauritius

The DESMI training seminar was held in the beginning of December and featured live demonstrations with DESMI Oil Spill equipment.
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DESMI CEO is Regional Owner-Manager of the year

November 12th DESMI CEO, Henrik Sørensen was named Owner-manager of the year in the northern region of Denmark.
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An always important duty to DESMI is our role at the various fairs around the world.
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On-Water Demonstration in the Port of Southampton

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Training - The Key to Success

DESMI Training seminar held in Mombasa 25th – 27th March 2015
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Oil Spill Response Training at SEMAR, Mexican Navy

General view of oil spills and their consequences, health and safety in an oil spill response, response techniques in fast currents etc.
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New efficiencies for single-vessel oil spill recovery

Every now and then, something comes along that makes a real difference to the way an industry works.
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The highly successful, widespread deployment of PyroBoom® fireboom for controlled burning in the Gulf represented a crowning achievement in a development journey spanning more than 30 years.
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DESMI Oil Spill Recovery Test in Frontier Energy

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DESMI reported acceptable result for 2013

Indicating an optimistic trend coming into the New Year
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SOSRC Commissioning 12th Dec. 2013 - Singapore

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Release of brochure on Arctic range of equipment

During the days of 14 - 15 November 2013 DESMI will be telling about our proven solutions for Oil Spill Response within the Arctic.
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Royal visit at DESMI Headquarters

DESMI had the pleasure of welcoming His Royal Highness Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark and Mrs Ida
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New DESMI office in India

To strengthen our regional presence in India, DESMI is happy to announce the opening of DESMI India, branch office in Mumbai
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On a recent visit to Cameroun DESMI Ro-Clean was privileged to host a dinner for some of its customers.
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Press Release Annual Report 2012

Download our press release in Danish
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Read the article from The Ohmsett Gazette about our DESMI Helix brush skimmers
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Entrepreneur of the Year in Denmark

It is a pleasure to announce that DESMI has won the Danish part of the competition and received the very prestigious business award Entrepreneur of the Year 2011 in Denmark.
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We are very pleased and proud to inform you that DESMI was awarded the award Entrepreneur of the Year 2011
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Danish minister for Environment Troels Lund Poulsen

presents award to Dan Marine
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Join DESMI at Maritime Industry Gorinchem, 13-15 October 2020

The Maritime Industry exhibition is taking place May 13-15 October 2020 in Gorinchem, Netherlands at the Evenementenhal Gorincham

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Join DESMI at the Irish Skipper Expo, 12-13 March 2021

The Irish Skipper Expo is taking place September 4-5 2020 in Limerick, Ireland at the UL Sport Arena

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Join DESMi at AquaCulture UK 2020, 19-21 May 2021

Aquaculture UK is the most important aquaculture exhibition and conference held in the British Isles taking place 19-21 May 2021 in Aviemore, Scotland at the Macdonald Aviemore Resort

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