Our history

“At Stæhr Marine Engineering, we know that customers are not here for us - we are here for the customers. This means that our customers can rest assured knowing that a qualified and professional team has taken charge making sure that the job gets done. We take pride in delivering any job on time and on budget, we strive to offer a high degree of flexibility and to always provide uncompromising quality."

Stæhr Marine Engineering was established by managing director Carsten Heilesen Stæhr. Born and raised by the sea in Frederikshavn in the Northern part of Denmark, he has salt water running in his veins and is passionate about the maritime industry.

If any, managing director Carsten Heilesen Stæhr knows how to build and run a successful business his expertise in sales and management makes a valuable difference when it comes to customer relations and personnel management.

Carsten is a born entrepreneur who simply cannot resist launching new ideas. He has always been an entrepreneur and began delivering newspapers when he was only 12 years old. In addition, he has a keen interest in engines and has been working with engines for more than 25 years, 12 of these as a travelling fitter.

He has worked on shipyards around the world and has been self-employed more than once, for example in Norway where he ran a business specialising in bottom damage and welding. Carsten can handle all types of engines and performs all types of welding, always with an impressive overview of the job at hand. He is never afraid to roll up his sleeves and get to work and for that he is well liked among his employees. He is also the founder of Stæhr Telecom, a business specialising in facilities for mobile phone masts as well as cable work. Stæhr Telecom has a good reputation for delivering high quality solutions – always on time.

Carsten has his own motto: ”If you can handle life onboard a ship, you can handle everything.”


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Stæhr Marine Engineering A/S

Havnepladsen 12

9900 Frederikshavn


Phone: +45 96 14 70 00

Mail: info@staehr-sme.dk

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