New Spanish-built trawler for Norwegian owners
Magne Arvesen has been delivered by the Gondán shipyard in Spain

New Spanish-built trawler for Norwegian owners

One of the most advanced freezer trawlers of its kind has been delivered to Norwegian company Engenes Fiskeriselskap A/S, designed to operate in north Atlantic and Arctic waters. Designed by…

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Crab catcher’s keel laying takes place
The keel of processor crabber Kapitan Manzholin has been laid at the Okskaya Shipyard. Image: Russian Crab Company

Crab catcher’s keel laying takes place

The keel-laying ceremony for the first of three processor vessels for the Russian Crab Company has been held at the Okskaya Shipyard. The first of the processor trio is expected…

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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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Armon launches trawler for Icelandic owners
Baldvin Njálsson has been floated off at the Armon yard in Vigo. Image: Skipasýn

Armon launches trawler for Icelandic owners

The Skipasýn-designed filleter freezer trawler under construction for Icelandic fishing company Nesfiskur has been floated off for fitting out at the Armon yard in Vigo. Due for delivery at the…

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New seiner for Norwegian owners
Larsnes Mek. Verkste is to build the new Nord-Fugløy to a Skipskompetanse design. Image: Skipskompetanse

New seiner for Norwegian owners

Skipskompetanse has announced a contract for the design of a new fishing vessel to be built by Larsnes Mek. Verksted as the yard’s newbuild no 69. Seine netter/purse seiner Nord-Fugløy is to…

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First sea trials for new Börkur
Börkur has carried out initial sea trials. Image: Karl Jóhann Birgisson

First sea trials for new Börkur

The new pelagic vessel Börkur, under construction at Karstensens Skibsværft in Skagen for Icelandic company Síldarvinnslan, has undergone a successful round of initial sea trials. On board were fleet manager…

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Hardhaus sold to Iceland – new Hardhaus on the way
The old Hardhaus has been delivered to new owners Ísfélagið. Image: Fiskebåt

Hardhaus sold to Iceland – new Hardhaus on the way

Norwegian pelagic vessel Hardhaus has been sold to Icelandic fishing company Ísfélagið, ahead of the delivery of the new Hardhaus from the Cemre yard in Turkey. The 68.80 metre Hardhaus…

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Sulehav’s focus on fly-shooting
The Seacon-designed Sulehav

Sulehav’s focus on fly-shooting

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Unlike their previous vessel, the multi-purpose Sulebas which was built seven years ago, Linne and Magnar Lending have opted this time for a dedicated seine netter with the new Sulehav.…

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Nueva Pescanova’s new trawler for Mozambique
Ponta Macalonga has been built for Nueva Pescanova subsidiary Pescamar

Nueva Pescanova’s new trawler for Mozambique

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Nueva Pescanova Group has taken delivery of the new 32 metre Ponta Macalonga, the latest newbuild in the company’s extensive fleet renewal programme taking place in both Mozambique and Namibia.…

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Piriou delivers new tuna purse seiner
Piriou’s yard in Vietnam was able to deliver the new Via Alizé on time, despite the added pressures due to the pandemic

Piriou delivers new tuna purse seiner

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The ninth new tuna purse seiner to be built at Piriou’s yard in Vietnam has been delivered to Via Océan – formerly Armement Saupiquet, and now part of the Bolton…

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