Brim acquires two fishing companies
Brim has acquired fishing companies Grábrók and Kambur, along with fishing vessels Steinunn and Kristján. Image: Trefjar

Brim acquires two fishing companies

Icelandic fishing and processing group Brim has struck deals to acquire two fishing companies based in Hafnarfjörður, which come with 2850 tonnes of mainly cod quota in the hook-and-line quota…

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Bjørkåsbuen goes to Båtsfjord
Bjørkåsbuen has been delivered by Trefjar to Båtsfjord skipper/owner Jens-Einar Bjørkås Johnsen. Image: Trefjar

Bjørkåsbuen goes to Båtsfjord

Trefjar has delivered a new Cleopatra 36 to Båtsfjord skipper/owner Jens-Einar Bjørkås Johnsen. The 11 metre, 14gt Bjørkåsbuen is a Cleopatra Fisherman 36 built at Trefjar’s yard at Hafnarfjörður in…

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Longliner for Iceland close to completion in Gdansk
Páll Jónsson almost complete at the Alkor yard in Gdansk. Image: Kjartan Viðarson/Vísir

Longliner for Iceland close to completion in Gdansk

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A new 45 metre longliner under construction for Icelandic company Vísir is approaching completion at the Alkor yard in Gdansk. The Navís-designed Páll Jónsson is the first newbuild of this…

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Geir II sold to Faroe Islands

As Norwegian fishing company HP Holmeset prepares to take delivery of its new Skipsteknisk-designed Geir from Vaagland Båtbyggeri at the end of this year, the current Geir II has been…

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Tersan’s 100th newbuild goes to Ervik Havfiske
Dette er værftets sjette nybygning til det norske rederi, hvor også rederiets fjerde og den femte nybygning i øjeblikket er under bygning til levering senere i år. Foto: Marin Teknikk

Tersan’s 100th newbuild goes to Ervik Havfiske

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The Tersan Shipyard in at Yalova in Turkey has signed a contract with Norwegian fishing company Ervik Havfiske to build a new 60 metre longliner, designed by Marin Teknikk. This…

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New seiner/longliner for Østervold
The new Marin Teknikk-designed vessel for Østervold AS is designed to combine capacity for seine netting and longlining. Image: Marin Teknikk

New seiner/longliner for Østervold

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Ship design company Marin Teknikk has secured an agreement for a new 67 metre combination longliner.seine netter to be built at the Tersan Shipyard in Turkey for Norwegian operator Østervold…

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Mustad gear package for new Icelandic longliner
Vísir managing director Pétur H. Pálsson, Ísfell’s Autline sales manager Sigurður Óli Thórleifsson and Mustad chairman Hans Mustad shake on the equipment contract for the new longliner. Image: Ísfell

Mustad gear package for new Icelandic longliner

The first new longliner to be built for an Icelandic company this century will be working with a mainly Mustad fishing gear package supplied by Ísfell. According to Sigurður Óli…

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2019 quality award goes to longliner O. Husby
O. Husby has been awarded Norges Råfisklag’s prize for outstanding catch quality. Image: O. Husby Fiskebåtrederi AS

2019 quality award goes to longliner O. Husby

Freezer autoliner O. Husby has been named the Norwegian company landing outstanding quality fish by Norges Råfisklag at its annual meeting. O. Husby has consistently delivered top quality fish that…

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Keel laid for third in longliner series
The Severnaya (Northern) Shipyard is building four longliners to the same MT1112X design. Image: Severnaya Verf

Keel laid for third in longliner series

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The keel-laying ceremony has taken place at the Severnaya Shipyard in St Petersburg for the third in a series of longliners for Russian company Virma, part of the Karelia fishing…

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