New longliner arrives in Iceland
Páll Jónsson has been designed by Navís and built at Alkor in Poland for Vísir. Image: Vísir/Jón Steinar Sæmundsson

New longliner arrives in Iceland

The first new vessel of its size for Icelandic fishing company Vísir has docked in its home port of Grindavík after steaming for six days from the Alkor yard in…

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Icelandic companies halt merger talks
One of Vísir’s longliners docked in Grindavík alongside two Thorbjörn vessels

Icelandic companies halt merger talks

The owners of Icelandic fishing companies Vísir and Thorbjörn have brought to an end negotiations towards a merger. The two companies are based in Grindavík and already co-operate extensively, jointly…

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Longliner for Iceland delivered by Gdansk yard
Longliner Páll Jónsson leaving the Alkor yard in Gdansk for the delivery trip to Grindavík in Iceland. Image: Vísir

Longliner for Iceland delivered by Gdansk yard

Longliner Páll Jónsson GK-7, the first new vessel of its size to be delivered to operating company Vísir in its 50-year history, has been christened and handed over by the…

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