Reykjanes region aims to boost marine services
An impression of the projected covered dock in Njarðvík. Image: Reykjanesbær

Reykjanes region aims to boost marine services

As the Njarðvík Shipyard in south-western Iceland prepares to invest in a 100 metre by 20 metre wide covered dock, the company and local authorities have signed a memorandum of…

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Vyborg yard cuts steel for new trawler
Vyborg Shipyard has begun cutting steel for the third of four KMT02 trawlers on order for Russian companies. Image: USC

Vyborg yard cuts steel for new trawler

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The Vyborg Shipyard, part of Russia’s largest shipbuilder United Shipbuilding Corporation, has begun cutting steel for another in its series of KMT02 trawlers. The yard is building four trawlers to…

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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

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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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Second Nergård trawler order for Vard
Vard will deliver the new trawler to Nergård Havfiske in early 2022. Image: Vard

Second Nergård trawler order for Vard

Vard has announced an order for a new trawler for Norwegian fishing company Nergård Havfiske, before the latest newbuilding for the company has been delivered. According to the yard, the…

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Platform supply vessel converted to fish feed carrier
A former PSV, now renamed Eidsvaag Opal, is undergoing an extensive refit at Damen to become a fish feed carrier. Image: Damen

Platform supply vessel converted to fish feed carrier

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Norwegian fish feed distribution specialist Eidsvaag has contracted Damen to carry out a conversion project, with Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam (DSAm) converting a platform supply vessel into a fish feed carrier…

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Delivery and keel-laying on the same day
Multi-purpose fishing vessel Leninets on sea trials in the Baltic. Image: Yantar Shipyard

Delivery and keel-laying on the same day

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The Yantar Shipyard in Kaliningrad will next week hand over the first new vessel for Russian owners in many years to be built at a domestic shipyard, combining the event…

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St Petersburg yard cuts steel for third in trawler series
Severnaya Verf in St Petersburg is building a series of ten trawlers for Norebo

St Petersburg yard cuts steel for third in trawler series

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Severnaya Verf (Northern Shipyard) in St Petersburg has started cutting steel for the third in the series of Knarr Rus-designed trawlers for Karelian Seafood, part of the Norebo group. The…

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NAFO trawler launched for outfitting
Isla de Terranova is the first NAFO trawler to be built at a Galician yard for many years. Image: Nodosa

NAFO trawler launched for outfitting

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The first NAFO area trawler for a Spanish owner to be built at a shipyard in Galicia for many years has been launched ready for outfitting at the Nodosa yard…

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Crab venture for Yantar shipyard and JSC Phoenix
The Yantar yard and a Kamchatka fishing company are exploring the options for building five crabbing vessels for the Russian Far East. Image: Yantar

Crab venture for Yantar shipyard and JSC Phoenix

The Kaliningrad-based Yantar Shipyard and Petropavlovsk-Kamchatka fishing company JSC Phoenix have signed an agreement on the possible construction of a series of crab vessels. The two companies have agreed to…

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Tersan starts cutting steel for Russian Far East trawler
Construction has begun on JSC Okeanrybflot’s 108 metre factory trawler at the Tersan Shipyard

Tersan starts cutting steel for Russian Far East trawler

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The Tersan Shipyard at Yalova in Turkey has celebrated starting work on a new trawler for Russian owners as the yard began cutting steel for a significant factory stern trawler.…

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