Michael Østergaards hjemmeside


A Technical background covering both technology and engineering including process and systems engineering, safety management and multi-discipline detailed design. Has been in an operator’s organisation for 8 years and has been on conceptual and detailed design, procurement, fabrication/installation supervision and commissioning of process facilities.


Head of Project Management at Axis Offshore a joint venture between J. Lauritzen and HitecVision.

I am responsible for semi-submersible Flotel building projects at COSCO Shipyard in China.


Head of New Building at A2SEA, an offshore wind turbine installation contractor; a joint owned company by DONG and Siemens. I was overall responsible for the design, building and delivery of 2 jack-up installation vessels - SEA INSTALLER (delivered 19 October 2012) and SEA CHALLENGER (delivered 23 March 2014) from the COSCO Shipyard in Qidong.


Managing Director at Aros Maritime A/S, a shipyard in Aarhus, Denmark focusing on repair and maintenance of commercial and naval vessels. The main focus has been to promote, market and start the yard within the agreed activities as a repair and maintenance yard.


As Project Manager for the Peregrino FPSO Project responsible for the establishment of a project organisation and execution of Contracts with selected suppliers.


As Topside Scope Manager for the Vincent FPSO Project, responsible for the fabrication and installation of topsides modules.


As Project Manager for Naval Ships at Odense Steelship Yard, responsible for the design, engineering and pre-production of 3 patrol vessels to the Danish Navy.


As Project Manager with Maersk Contractors, Newfoundland, responsible for the engineering, fabrication and outfitting of the Sea Rose; a FPSO to be located at the White Rose field offshore Newfoundland.