Rolls-Royce has sealed a NOK 30 million contract with Danish fishing company Niels Jensen & Co AS to provide the design and major equipment for a new purse seiner/pelagic trawler type NVC 354l. With a gross tonnage of 2,300 and at 76m, the Isafold will be the largest fishing vessel in the Danish fleet. The total building price for the vessel is about NOK 130 million.
Aker Seafoods has entered into an agreement with Domstein Enghav Sweden to take over the activities connected to the wholly-owned subsidiary Fiskmästar’n. As a result, Aker Seafoods will play a considerable larger role in the Swedish markets of consumer pack products and expects to increase its revenue with close to SEK 50 million.
With all formalities in place, Aker Seafoods finally concluded the acquisition of the seafood company Viviers de France on 31 March. This strengthens Aker Seafoods further in the competition to deliver self-produced consumer packed fresh fish to the world’s largest food retail chains.
The first fishermen in the UK have recently achieved a new Seafish skipper’s ticket for vessels less than 16.5 metres.
C. C. Jensen writes for WF&A on the importance of ‘clean diesel’.
C.C. Jensen , the Icelandic distributor has successfully supplied new Icelandic vessels with its CJCTM Filter Systems
Aker Seafoods, Europe’s largest fishing company for whitefish with its own fleet and sourcing network, has been conducting a trial to determine whether fresh cod caught in the Barents Sea off the north coast of Norway can be transported to Denmark with a sufficient shelf-life for sale in supermarkets in that country.
Nesco Weighing Limited has recently launched the next generation of its Wavecheetah range of marine weighing systems.
Denmark-based filtration experts C.C. Jensen A/S has developed a new filtration unit, in collaboration with DMA Sorption ApS, which they say guarantees that the oil content is below 15 parts per million (ppm) throughout the lifespan of the filter elements.
Clean diesel fuel is essential for an efficient and reliable engine. To achieve clean fuel is it necessary to use filtration – but CC Jensen asks, how do you choose the right and best filtration method?
Danish fisheries about to enter a new era - Hans Morten Sundnes examines the state of Danish fisheries and the likely impact of new quota arrangements to come into force at the beginning of next year
At Danfish, Cosmos will be presenting the latest developments in the Hampidjan Group’s Self-Spreading Helix trawls; latest updates and feedback from the Dynex Warps; and the latest developments of Poly-Ice Xstream trawl doors.
Macduff Shipyards in Scotland has finished its first ever vessel built for the Irish Republic.
The latest completion by Macduff Shipyards Limited is the Ellorah for the Shaulora Fishing Company Limited, which will be skippered by Graeme Buchan and Graeme Smart, owners of the company.
By increasing the working pressure from 47 to 64 bar Rauma Brattvaag says its BRH64 winch technology provides 30-45% increase in power from the same frame size, together with simpler and cheaper installation.
Danish trawl specialist and Hampidjan Group partner, Cosmos Trawl A/S, has supplied the trawl gear for Portugal’s new 73.8-metre freezer/stern trawler the França Morte.
One of Denmark's oldest oil filter companies has undertaken studies to show that its filters are not only better than centrifuges but they are much cheaper costwise. They also says that increase lie of engine parts by up to four time or more.
A delegation of seven companies from Hanstholm, Denmark - including Port of Hanstholm and Hanstholm Port Forum - will be heading to Norway to participate in their joint stand at Nor-Fishing.
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