Read more about the article Warp tensioning pays off
Zephyr works with conventional steel wire warps, which were spooled onto the winch drums under constant tension. Image: MMG

Warp tensioning pays off

A fixed tension winch is used by Norwegian fishing gear company Selstad when delivering new warps, and spooling wire or Dyneema on board under a constant tension increases stability and…

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Read more about the article Frøystad focuses on seine netting
Roy Arnfinn Olsen, general manager of new fishing gear company Frøystad Finnsnes AS, with Per Frøystad and reels of Frøystad seine rope. Image: Frøystad AS

Frøystad focuses on seine netting

Norwegian fishing gear supplier Frøystad AS is dividing its activities, establishing a separate company in Finnsnes which will focus on seine net gear while also supplying a range of items…

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Read more about the article Plastix awarded ISO certifications
Danish recycler Plastix has been awarded ISO certifications for its work processing end-of-life fishing gear and other post-use plastics. Image: Plastix

Plastix awarded ISO certifications

Fishing gear recycler Plastix has been awarded ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 certifications for its recycling processes for used fishing nets and ropes from the maritime industry, and other post-used…

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