Trawler launch gets Presidential approval
Russian President Vladimir Putin watched as Mekanik Sizov slid into the water at the Admiralty Shipyard. Image USC

Trawler launch gets Presidential approval

One of the series of new trawlers under construction for the Russian Fishery Company hit the water with Russian President Vladimir Putin watching at the Admiralty yard in St Petersburg.…

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Norebo orders longline fleet
Norebo has ordered four Nautic Rus-designed longliners for delivery in 2024-25. Image: Nautic Rus

Norebo orders longline fleet

Russian fishing company Norebo has placed orders with the Severnaya (Northern) Shipyard in St Petersburg for a series of four longliners to operate in Far Eastern waters. The 63 metre…

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Sille Marie orders Karstensen pelagic vessel
Sille Marie is scheduled for delivery in June 2023

Sille Marie orders Karstensen pelagic vessel

Norwegian fishing company Sille Marie AS, based in Kristiansand, has placed an order for a 65.90 metre pelagic vessel to be built at Karstensens, with a June 2023 delivery date.…

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Trefjar netter for Lofoten brothers
Netter Nygrunn has been built for Ørjan and Ketil Sandnes

Trefjar netter for Lofoten brothers

Looking to replace the boat that had been in the family since 1971, the Sandnes brothers from Leknes in Norway’s Lofoten Islands went to Icelandic boatbuilder Trefjar for a new…

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Cemre delivers Hardhaus

The Cemre Shipyard in Turkey has delivered the Salt-designed pelagic vessel Hardhaus to its Norwegian owners, and after extensive sea trials and an extended delay in completion, due primarily to…

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New Ginneton ordered for Gifico
The new Ginneton is to be delivered in August 2023. Illustr: Karstensens Skibsværft

New Ginneton ordered for Gifico

Swedish fishing company Gifico has placed an order for a new 63.80 metre, 13.50 metre breadth pelagic vessel to be built at the Karstensen yard on Skagen, continuing a 45-year…

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Forillon to build for Listuguj Community
Forillon Shipyard will design and build the 65-footer for the Community of Listuguj. Image: Forillon Shipyard

Forillon to build for Listuguj Community

The Forillon Shipyard has signed a contract with the community of Listuguj for the construction of a multi-species fishing vessel which will primarily fish for crab and groundfish. Following a…

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