Bringing experience to Vónin’s pelagic team
Experienced trawl master Oddmar Ørvarodd has come ashore to join Vónin’s pelagic sales team

Bringing experience to Vónin’s pelagic team

Experienced trawl specialist Oddmar Ørvarodd has joined Vónin’s pelagic sales team. He comes from a position as a chief trawl master on board Nikolay Telenkov, which has been trawling in…

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Dutch pelagic fleet goes for Vónin 2300
Willem van der Zwan SCH-302 called in Fuglafjörður to pick up its new Vónin 2300 trawl. Image: Vónin

Dutch pelagic fleet goes for Vónin 2300

Vónin’s 2300 metre pelagic trawl has been around for a while and has already proved what it can do for the Faroese, Icelandic, Norwegian, Russian and UK fishing vessels that…

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Giving the headline a lift with the Flyer
The Flyer is easily clipped to the headline of the trawl when needed

Giving the headline a lift with the Flyer

Lee West came across Vónin’s Flyer on the internet, and decided it was worth a try as a way of getting more headline height. He works the 14 metre Copious…

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Storm doors stay steady under extreme conditions
Venture III is fishing with a 4.50 square metre pair of Vónin’s Storm trawl doors

Storm doors stay steady under extreme conditions

Scottish trawler Venture III BF-326 has been fishing with a pair of 4.50 square metre Storm trawl doors from Vónin, and both of the trawler’s skippers are delighted with the…

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Vónin moorings and nets for high-energy sites
The MOWI team wanted to see Faroese fish farming for themselves

Vónin moorings and nets for high-energy sites

With high-energy aquaculture sites to oversee in Scotland’s Western Isles, Mowi Regional Seawater Manager Kris Laird wanted to see for himself how Faroese Fish Farmers operate in highly exposed environments…

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Vónin’s Zenith reaches for height
Vónin’s Zenith trawl reaches for more height than the conventional Bacalao trawls. Image: Vónin

Vónin’s Zenith reaches for height

Vónin's new groundfish trawl has already shown some promising results on saithe, haddock and redfish. Vónin’s Bacalao trawls have been a longstanding part of the company’s gear inventory, and while…

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Quality pays off
Vónin has developed its own roller clumps. Image: Vónin

Quality pays off

Vónin has seen quite some growth in the Barents Sea fleet that trusts its shrimp gear to deliver the right results. While the company has a long-established reputation for shrimp…

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Vónin supplies Avataq’s shrimp gear
Avataq is the second of two new Skipsteknisk-designed trawlers built at Astilleros de Murueta for Royal Greenland. Image: Vónin

Vónin supplies Avataq’s shrimp gear

Royal Greenland’s brand new trawler Avataq, designed by Skipsteknisk and built at the Murueta shipyard in Spain, stopped in the Faroe Islands before heading for Greenland. Designed to focus on…

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Expanding aquaculture capacity at Norðskála
Vónin’s new Norðskála facility is expected to be finished in January 2020.

Expanding aquaculture capacity at Norðskála

The expansion of Vónin’s aquaculture division at Norðskála will update the company’s capacity, gearing it up to continue providing the aquaculture industry with a premium service. The new working hall…

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