Pia Glanz’s Jutland lines
Pia Glanz has been built for Thorsminde fisherman John Christensen

Pia Glanz’s Jutland lines

The new Pia Glanz has some very distinctive Jutland lines, and represents the latest thinking in Danish fishing. Earlier this year John Christensen’s previous Pia Glanz was sold to Dutch…

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EUfishmeal conference examines improved fisheries management models
Conference participants state that the Fmsy-project’s findings show that, on average, North Atlantic stocks could return 30% more than is currently the case, and this without added risk for overfishing

EUfishmeal conference examines improved fisheries management models

EUfishmeal, together with the Nordic Marine Think Tank (NMTT), has hosted a Conference on Improved Fisheries Management Models to discuss the Fmsy project and consider a way forward the management of…

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Seiner pair for Norwegian company
Havfjord and Havvon are to be delivered to Carl Aamodt and his partners in early 2021. Image: Karstensens Skibsværft

Seiner pair for Norwegian company

Norwegian fisherman Carl Aamodt and his partners have ordered a pair of 36 metre seine netters from Karstensens Skibsværft The design of the identical seine netters have been reached through…

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Brim acquires two fishing companies
Brim has acquired fishing companies Grábrók and Kambur, along with fishing vessels Steinunn and Kristján. Image: Trefjar

Brim acquires two fishing companies

Icelandic fishing and processing group Brim has struck deals to acquire two fishing companies based in Hafnarfjörður, which come with 2850 tonnes of mainly cod quota in the hook-and-line quota…

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Russia-Norway agreement, modest quota increase for 2020
The two countries' negotiating leaders at the end of the session. Ilya Shestakov watches as Morten Berg puts his signature to the agreement documents. Image: Kjell Ingebrigtsen

Russia-Norway agreement, modest quota increase for 2020

An agreement was signed between Russia and Norway following negotiations that took place at Petrozavodsk in Karelia. With the joint Norwegian-Russian Fisheries Commission meeting for the 49th time, the two…

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