Tersan launches longliner for Ervik Havfiske
Argos Helena is scheduled to be delivered in the third quarter of this year. Image: Tersan

Tersan launches longliner for Ervik Havfiske

A new longliner designed by Marin Teknikk for Norwegian fishing company Ervik Havkiske has been floated off at the Tersan yard in Turkey, where it is the yard’s 100th newbuild.…

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Trefjar delivers new Cleopatra 50 longliner
Einar Guðnason ÍS-303 has been delivered to owners in Suðureyri in the north-west of Iceland

Trefjar delivers new Cleopatra 50 longliner

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New automated longliner Einar Guðnason ÍS-303 is heading for its home port of Suðureyri in the north-west of Iceland following delivery by Trefjar to Útgerðarfélagið Norðureyri. The new longliner replaces…

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French longliner from Irish builder
Murphy Marine has built static gear fishing vessel Kornog for French skipper Alan Percelay

French longliner from Irish builder

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Based on on Valentia Island in County Kerry, Murphy Marine builds a range of boats from 7 to to 13.50 metres. The yard offers a variety of configurations for the…

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First of Russian longliner series launched
The Marin Teknikk-designed Marlin ready for launching at the Northern Shipyard. Image: USC

First of Russian longliner series launched

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The first of four longliner/processor vessels for Russian companies has launched at the Northern Shipyard in St Petersburg, ready for further fitting out to be completed at the quayside. Marlin…

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Honningsvåg gear supplier changes hands
Carl Stahl’s net loft and supply outlet in Honningsvåg has been acquired by Mustad Autoline and Egersund Group. Image: Mustad Autoline

Honningsvåg gear supplier changes hands

Mustad Autoline and Egersund Group have joined forces to acquire both the fishing gear outlet and the net loft run by Carl Stahl AS in the northern Norwegian port of…

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Three new longliners complete series of eight
The three new longliners complete the series of eight for Navimon. Image: Piriou

Three new longliners complete series of eight

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Navimon and the Piriou shipyard go back a long way together and now the yard has delivered the final three vessels in a series of eight longliners for the Nouméa,…

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Mustad Autoline’s branch in Iceland
Sigurður Óli Thórleifsson is running Mustad Autoline ehf in Iceland. Image: Mustad Autoline

Mustad Autoline’s branch in Iceland

Mustad Autoline has established a new branch in Iceland, located in the south coast fishing port of Grindavík, home to much of the country’s longline fleet. Mustad Autoline’s intention by…

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Longliner crew hit by Covid-19
The whole crew of Grindavík longliner Valdimar GK-195 are now isolating after being infected with Covid-19. Image: Thorfish

Longliner crew hit by Covid-19

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The whole crew of Icelandic longliner Valdimar GK-195 are now isolating following the entire crew of 14 contracting the virus. Valdimar was fishing off southern Iceland last week when the…

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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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