Austral’s newbuild heads south
Cape Arkona leaving Måløy for the long delivery trip to Fremantle on the other side of the world. Image: Austral Fisheries

Austral’s newbuild heads south

The latest addition to the Austral Fisheries fleet, the new Cape Arkona, is heading around the world for Fremantle in Australia after leaving the Båtgygg yard at Måløy in Norway,…

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Norebo orders four longliners
Severnaya Verf in St Petersburg will deliver four new longliners to Norebo subsidiary Yamcy between 2022 and 2025. Image: Severnaya Verf

Norebo orders four longliners

Russian fishing giant Norebo Group has ordered four new 63 metre longliners, to be built at Severnaya Verf in St Petersburg to a design by Nautic Rus. Delivery of the…

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Geir: New longliner christened in Ålesund
Geir ready for delivery at Vaagland Båtbyggeri. Image: Vaagland Båtbyggeri

Geir: New longliner christened in Ålesund

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Built by Vaagland Båtbyggeri to a Skipsteknisk ST-156 XL design for owners HP Holmeset, the new 63 metre, 13.50 metre breadth Geir was christened in Ålesund this week. The latest…

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Stormhav completed at Stadyard
New netter/longliner Stormhav has been completed at Stadyard in Raudeberg. Image: Seacon

Stormhav completed at Stadyard

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A new Seacon-designed netter/longliner for owners in the north of Norway is about to be delivered by Stadyard, and a number of companies in and around Måløy have been involved…

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Combined longliner-potter-trawler takes shape at Måløy yard
Cape Arkona taking shape at the Båtbygg yard in Måløy

Combined longliner-potter-trawler takes shape at Måløy yard

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Despite the challenges presented by Covid-19, steady progress is being made at the Båtbygg yard in Norway on the new multi-purpose fishing vessel being built for Australian fishing company Austral…

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Longliner delivered to Båtsfjord skipper
Frøya has been built for Båtsfjord fisherman Raymond Bjørkås. Image: Trefjar

Longliner delivered to Båtsfjord skipper

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Icelandic boat builder Trefjar continues to be busy with the Norwegian market, and has delivered a new Cleopatra 36B to owners in Båtsfjord. The new Frøya has been delivered to…

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Unique longliner/seine netter for Norwegian company
Atlantic has been designed by Skipsteknisk to alternate longlining and seine netting. Image: Atlantic Longline

Unique longliner/seine netter for Norwegian company

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A relaxation in Norwegian regulations allowing a wider choice of fishing methods made it possible for the owners of new longliner Atlantic to include capacity for seine netting in the…

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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

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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

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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

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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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