First Russian Fishery Company trawler launched
Russian Fishery Company’s new trawler Kapitan Vdovichenko ready for launching at the Admiralty Shipyard. Image: United Shipbuilding Corporation

First Russian Fishery Company trawler launched

The first of a series of ten ST-192 trawlers for the Russian Fishery Company has been launched at the Admiralty Shipyard in St Petersburg. The launch of the 108 metre,…

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Vyborg launches third Arkhangelsk trawler
White Sea is the third in the series of trawlers being built at the Vyborg Shipyard for Arkhangelsk Trawl Fleet. Image: United Shipbuilding Corporation

Vyborg launches third Arkhangelsk trawler

The third of a series of four new trawlers for Arkhangelsk Trawl Fleet JSC has been launched at the Vyborg Shipyard. White Sea’s keel was laid in May 2018 and…

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Pella builds crabber pair
The Pella Shipyard is building two crabbing vessels for Far East fishing company Ostrovnoy-Krab. Image: Pella Shipyard

Pella builds crabber pair

Following the outcome of auctions for crab quotas in Russia, the Pella shipyard in St Petersburg has contracted with fishing company Ostrovnoy-Crab to build a pair of 50.45 metre LOA,…

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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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