Rock’s Sea Hunter doors make Icelandic debut
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Rock’s Sea Hunter doors make Icelandic debut

Trawl doors made by Faroese company Rock have been successful in Iceland since the first pair of Super Shark doors were sent there for testing in 2006, and Rock continues…

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Type 23: Love at first sight
Hrafn Sveinbjarnarson's skippers were determined to keep the Type 23 Bluestream doors on board. Image: Thyborøn Trawldoor

Type 23: Love at first sight

It was practically love at first sight when a pair of Thyborøn Type 23 Bluestream doors were delivered to Icelandic factory trawler Hrafn Sveinbjarnarson. Now the test set are on…

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Ísfell is Rock Trawl Doors’ Icelandic dealer
Rock's trawl doors are popular with the Icelandic fleet

Ísfell is Rock Trawl Doors’ Icelandic dealer

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Faroese trawl door manufacturer Rock is now represented on the Icelandic market by Ísfell. Ísfell has recently taken over as Rock’s Icelandic representative, and the two companies have a long…

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Technology leap from Thyborøn Trawldoor

Switching to a pair of Type 23 Bluestream semi-pelagic trawl doors has boosted gear spread by an impressive 50 metres, reports Tonni Karlsen, skipper of Norwegian twin-rig trawler Ole-Arvid Nergård.

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Super stable Sea Master doors from Rock

Following the success of its Sea Hunter doors, Faroese trawl door supplier Rock has added a new semi-pelagic trawl door design to its catalogue with the Sea Master doors that have been first tested extensively on board a Faroese coastal trawler.

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Thyborøn Trawldoor launches BlueStream Type 23 doors

A new semi-pelagic trawl door design from Danish producer Thyborøn Trawldoor looks promising. The new BlueStream Type 23 doors have been developed based on the company’s experience with its Type 14 doors. These powerful doors are predicted to result in significant fuel savings when demersal fishing, with no drop in catch rates.

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25 years in the trawl door business

It’s fifty years since a metalworking company in the Danish west coast port of Thyborøn started making trawl doors, and for half of those years Ole Kjærgaard has been selling Thyborøn Skibssmedie’s distinctive blue trawl doors as its markets around the world have continued to expand.

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