Murmansk’s landings down in 2019
Landing volumes at the port of Murmansk were down in 2019. Image: Murmansk Sea Fish Port

Murmansk’s landings down in 2019

Despite a lift in landing volumes during December, with 14,600 tonnes of fish handled by the port of Murmansk, the overall figures for the year are disappointing. During December last…

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Cougar cat for Hirtshals
Famous Grouse has been delivered to Hirtshals fishermen Lars Hejlesen and Sebastian Duncan

Cougar cat for Hirtshals

A catamaran isn’t an unusual sight in Danish ports, where this type of boat is widely used by windfarms – but a catamaran rigged for fishing isn’t something you see…

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Piriou delivers longliners to Noumea
New longliners Iaai, Nengone and Paici-Cemuhi were shipped to Noumea-New Caledonia. Image: Piriou

Piriou delivers longliners to Noumea

The second stage of a three-part programme of delivering new longliners to New Caledonia fishing company Navimon has been completed by Piriou. The series of eight new vessels replace an…

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Hirtshals washes all of North Jutland’s fish boxes
All of the fish boxes in use in northern Jutland are now washed at the new facility set up in Hirtshals. Image: Port of Hirtshals

Hirtshals washes all of North Jutland’s fish boxes

A high-capacity facility for washing fish boxes has been commissioned ahead of schedule by the Hirtshals Fishermen’s Association, and since December has been washing all of the fish boxes in…

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