Wärtsilä designs high efficiency krill catcher
Wärtsilä’s design for CMI’s latest krill trawler will make it the largest and most efficient vessel of its type in the world. Image: Wärtsilä

Wärtsilä designs high efficiency krill catcher

Billed as the most efficient of its kind, a 140 metre vessel for fishing krill is being designed by Wärtsilä for Shanghai Chonghe Marine Industry (CMI). According to Wärtsila, key…

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Rimfrost scores another legal victory
A case brought by Rimfrost in the US has resulted in a number of Aker Biomarine’s patents being ruled unpatentable. Image: Rimfrost

Rimfrost scores another legal victory

Norwegian krill producer Rimfrost has announced yet another legal victory in the US courts. The long-running enmity between Rimfrost and Aker Biomarine has spilled over into a number of court…

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Turkish yard to build Rimfrost krill trawler
Tersan will deliver the Rimfrost krill vessel to Westcon for fitting out. Image: Kongsberg

Turkish yard to build Rimfrost krill trawler

Tersan Shipyard has announced the contract of its 99th newbuild, a new krill trawler/prcessor which will be fitted out by the Westcon yard in Norway. The Kongsberg-designed 120-metre krill trawler…

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US court again rules in Rimfrost’s favour
Rimfrost’s krill oil capsules. Norwegian biotechnology companies Rimfrost and Aker BioMarine have been involved in a protracted legal dispute that has been making its way through the US courts

US court again rules in Rimfrost’s favour

The Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit has sided with two previous rulings by the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB), finding all claims of two patents from Aker…

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Seventh legal win for Rimfrost against Aker BioMarine
‘It looks as if Aker is hoping to wear out its competitors in court,’ said Stig Remøy, the main shareholder in Fosnavåg krill company Rimfrost. Image: Rimfrost

Seventh legal win for Rimfrost against Aker BioMarine

The US Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) has found for krill oil specialist Rimfrost AS on all counts in another case against Aker Biomarine – making this the seventh legal…

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