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Tow and Special Operations
Performing pilotage of vessels that are not self-propelled (e.g. tow of barge, dead ships, drilling rigs etc.) are considered to be special operations.
Please note that any such operation is subject to special pricing, depending on the circumstances of the pilotage.
In order to obtain a formal quotation for your operation, please contact Customer Relations at email@example.com
Service trips and crew changes with the pilot boat
DanPilot offer service trips and crew changes in connection with pilotages.
The request should contain the following:
Nature of service trip:
- Parcels: Size of parcel and content (Maximum 15kg)
- Crew change: Number of on- / offsigners
As well as:
- vessel name, call sign and IMO number
- ETA at the position where the service tripmust be performed
- contact details
- payers details
Transportation of person(s) to and from vessels by DanPilot, is conducted under strict adherence to the governing regulations set forth in the applicable legislation. When transporting individuals from countries which require official permission to enter the state of Denmark, e.g. visa or other forms of approval from the relevant authorities, it is the full responsibility of the vessel, or the representative of the vessel, to ensure that all necessary approvals are obtained from the relevant authorities, no later than upon ordering the transportation of such individual(s). DanPilot does not provide assistance in obtaining the necessary approvals or documents, and will only transport individuals legally permitted to enter the state of Denmark, and only the specific port stated on the approval(s) from the relevant authorities.
Rules & Regulations
When performing towing and special operations in Danish territorial waters, specific regulations for the mandatory use of pilot is in force. These regulations are set forth to ensure optimal safety for the vessel, crew and cargo, and to safeguard the sensitive environment of the sea
Visit our Rate Calculator for a precise overview of the costs for employing a pilot for your needs. Our Rate Calculator is always up-to-date with the latest prices, enabling you to obtain a quick quote for your pilotage needs
How to order pilotage
When ordering a pilot, you must provide DanPilot with certain required information in order to ensure that we are able to meet your expectations for a timely and professional pilotage service. Here you will find an easy overview of how to order a pilot and which information is necessary to provide