Construction underway on second RFC supertrawler
The keel-laying ceremony for RFC’s second ST-192 factory trawler took place at the Admiralty Shipyard. Image: USC

Construction underway on second RFC supertrawler

The keel of the second of a series of new generation trawlers for the Russian Fishery Company has been laid at the Admiralty Shipyard at St Petersburg. The keel-laying ceremony…

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Record year for Coprexma
New trawler Oasis II for Julien le Brun under construction at Chantiers Gléhen is only one of thirty Coprexma-designed vessels either being built or planned for this year. Image: Chantiers Gléhen

Record year for Coprexma

Naval architect Coprexma, based in Brittany, is looking at a record year with more than thirty vessels either already under construction or planned for 2019. The company is currently working…

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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

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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