Good crab season for Royal Greenland’s Qeqertarsuaq factory
Royal Greenland’s Qeqertarsuaq factory has seen a great crab season this year. Image: Mona Lisa Isaksen

Good crab season for Royal Greenland’s Qeqertarsuaq factory

Royal Greenland’s factory in Qeqertarsuaq has this season beaten last year’s crab season by 200 tonnes, making this a fine season for fishermen and the local economy, according to factory…

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Cleopatra 33 for French Atlantic coast
Lauralex II on sea trials before delivery to La Turballe. Image: Trefjar

Cleopatra 33 for French Atlantic coast

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Icelandic boatbuilder Trefjar has delivered a new Cleopatra 33 to a fishermen working from La Turballe in the west of France. Lauralex II has begun fishing, skippered by owner Alexis…

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Nuuk’s new longliner/crabber
Mille Kuka is Nuuk’s latest new fishing vessel. Image: Royal Greenland

Nuuk’s new longliner/crabber

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A new GRP fishing vessel built for Nuuk fisherman Anthon Egede has steamed home to Greenland from its Danish builder. The fully shelterdecked 14.99 metre LOA, 6.67 metre beam, Mille…

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Scottish crabber lands in Denmark
Scottish crabber Amberlisa UL-30 has been fishing North Sea grounds and landing in Hvide Sande. Image: FiskerForum.dk

Scottish crabber lands in Denmark

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Scottish crabber Amberlisa is back fishing after four months at a shipyard in Donegal, and made a start in the North Sea, landing into a truck for the catch to…

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Russian yard starts crabber series
The Krasnoe Sormovo yard will start with this week on a series of five 62 metre crabbers for North-West Fisheries Consortium companies. Image: USC

Russian yard starts crabber series

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This week the Krasnoe Sormovo shipyard, part of the United Shipbuilding Corporation, will start production of a series of five crabbing vessels for member companies of the North-West Fisheries Consortium.…

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Russian Crab Company’s successful first quarter
The Onega Shipbuilding and Ship Repair Plant has begun cutting steel for seven new crab catchers for the Russian Crab Company. Image: ОССЗ

Russian Crab Company’s successful first quarter

The largest operator in the Russian Far East crab sector, the Russian Crab Company’s fleet of 19 vessels has delivered more than 2000 tonnes of crab so far this year,…

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Shipyard’s online keel-laying ceremony
A keel-laying ceremony for the two Project 03141 crabbers at the Khabarovsk Shipyard was held with most of those attending doing so via a video link. Image: USC

Shipyard’s online keel-laying ceremony

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The keel-laying ceremony for two new crabbing vessels to be built for Magadan fishing company Mag Sea International at the Khabarovsk Shipyard took place online, with a bare minimum of…

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New Parkol crabber for Scrabster
Osprey WK-4 has been built by Parkol and is now fishing from Scrabster. Image: Parkol Marine Engineering

New Parkol crabber for Scrabster

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A new 19 metre LOA, 7 metre breadth vivier crabber has been completed by Parkol Marine Engineering for the Holborn Fishing Company, and has begun fishing from Scrabster. The fully…

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New crabber sails for home
62 metre crabber Zenit has been built for JSC Arcticservice. Image: Skipsteknisk

New crabber sails for home

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Delivered by the Tersan Shipyard in Turkey, new crabber Zenit is now in its delivery trip from Istanbul to Kirkenes in northern Norway. The 62 metre LOA by 15 metre…

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Nobel Brothers Shipyard to build Aqua-Invest crabber
The Nobel Brothers Shipyard will deliver the new Aqua-Invest crabber in 2022. Image: Kalashnikov Concern

Nobel Brothers Shipyard to build Aqua-Invest crabber

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A contract was signed this week between the Nobel Brothers Shipyard at Rybinsk and Aqua-Invest for a new crabber. This new crabber project comes under the Russian government’s new quota…

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