Unique longliner/seine netter for Norwegian company
Atlantic has been designed by Skipsteknisk to alternate longlining and seine netting. Image: Atlantic Longline

Unique longliner/seine netter for Norwegian company

A relaxation in Norwegian regulations allowing a wider choice of fishing methods made it possible for the owners of new longliner Atlantic to include capacity for seine netting in the…

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Royal Greenland takes delivery of Avataq
Avataq is expected to dock in Nuuk in early January. Image: Jogvan Trondarson

Royal Greenland takes delivery of Avataq

The Astilleros Murueta yard in Bilbao has delivered the second of two Skipsteknisk-designed trawlers for Royal Greenland. Avataq follows Sisimiut, which was handed over earlier this year. ‘We have taken…

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Zephyr delivered to Shetland owners
Zephyr has been delivered by the Larsnes Mek Verksted yard in Norway to its Shetland owners. Image: Larsnes Mek Verksted

Zephyr delivered to Shetland owners

Larsnes Mek Verksted in Norway has delivered the new Zephyr LK-394 to its Shetland-based owners Zephyr Fishing Company. The new Skipsteknisk-designed Zephyr replaces a pelagic vessel built in 1996. It…

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