Flotte Hamburg GmbH & Co. KG

Ships belonging to the river police, fire-fighting vessels, dredgers, barges and lots more – there are plenty of ships united under one flag: the Flotte Hamburg (Hamburg fleet). Being a GmbH & Co. KG, it is a 100% subsidiary to fulfil the integral fleet management of the ships of the Freie und Hansestadt Hamburg.

Learn about what belongs to the fleet, what’s its drive, why it’s a pioneer in environmental protection, who charters their ships and lots more.

OUR TIP: Check out our Interview “People at the HPA” with the managing directors of the Hamburg fleet Christopher Braun and Karsten Schönewald. Click here.

What to do in case of a storm surge

If your residence or business is located in an endangered area, you should be aware of the dangers, the warning channels and escape routes from the danger zone. You can get all the information here.

Bridges and locks

A total of 133 bridges link the islands on the River Elbe. We are responsible for their conversion and new construction. In order to have a free journey, you will find all opening and operating times as well as contact details for the registration.
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Current traffic reports, downloads of forms and more as well as contact persons at the HPA- here you will find everything.
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