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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Piriou delivers longliners to Noumea
New longliners Iaai, Nengone and Paici-Cemuhi were shipped to Noumea-New Caledonia. Image: Piriou

Piriou delivers longliners to Noumea

The second stage of a three-part programme of delivering new longliners to New Caledonia fishing company Navimon has been completed by Piriou. The series of eight new vessels replace an…

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Antarctic longliner contract goes to Marin Teknikk
Tersan will deliver the Marin Teknikk-designed longliner to an as yet unnamed customer in September 2021. Image: Marin Teknikk

Antarctic longliner contract goes to Marin Teknikk

The already successful combination of Norwegian naval architect Marin Teknikk and the Tersan Shipyard in Turkey have been selected to build a freezer longliner for an unnamed international customer. The…

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Unique Mediterranean catamaran longliner/seiner
Deux Frères 8 has been built for Armement Avallone in Sète. Image: Martinez Constructions Navales

Unique Mediterranean catamaran longliner/seiner

The Martinez shipyard at Saint Cyprien in southern France has delivered a unique 18 metre LOA, 8.50 metre beam catamaran for Sète fishing company Armement Avallone. The GRP-hulled Deux Frères…

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Severnaya Verf launches first of longliner series
Gandvik-1 has been launched at Severnaya Verf (Northern Shipyard) in St Petersburg. Image: Severnaya Verf

Severnaya Verf launches first of longliner series

Severnaya Verf (part of Russia’s largest shipbuilding group United Shipbuilding Corporation) has launched Gandvik-1, the first of three processor longliners for fishing company Virma, part of the Karelian Fishing Fleet…

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New 40-footer ordered for Westfjords company
Thórður Emil Sigurvinsson and Óðinn Gestsson of fishing company Norðurey with Trefjar’s Thröstur Auðunsson and Högni Bergthórsson, and the contract for the new Trefjar 40-footer. Image: Trefjar

New 40-footer ordered for Westfjords company

When longliner Einar Guðnason was wrecked on the rocks just outside the fishing village of Suðureyri in north-west Iceland last month, its loss was a severe blow for local processor…

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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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Ervik takes delivery of new longliners from Tersan
Ervik Havfiske’s new longliners Frøyanes Junior and Vestkapp ready to sail from the Tersan Shipyard in Turkey. Image: Tersan Shipyard

Ervik takes delivery of new longliners from Tersan

Norwegian longline fishing company Ervik Havfiske has taken delivery of two new sister vessels built at the Tersan Shipyard in Turkey. The Marin Teknikk-designed Frøyanes Junior and Vestkapp are the…

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