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Sanford invests in freezer trawler
New Zealand fishing company, Sanford, is investing in a freezer trawler as part of its increasing focus on adding more value to its quota portfolio. 28 Sep 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
New polar research vessel ‘Kronprins Haakon’
The new ‘RV Kronprins Haakon’ - the first Norwegian icebreaker built for polar research - will begin regular science cruises in 2017. 13 May 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Canadian Coast Guard welcomes CCGS ‘Leim’
The Canadian Coast Guard has inaugurated its newest near-shore fisheries research vessel, CCGS Leim. 28 Aug 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Rolls-Royce to design and equip stern trawler
Rolls-Royce has signed a £7 million contract to design and equip a stern trawler for the Norwegian fishing company Prestfjord Havfiske AS. 15 Jul 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Pingtan orders 25 new fishing vessels
China based fishing company, Pingtan Marine Enterprise Ltd., has recently ordered 25 newly-built fishing vessels as a continuation of its fleet replacement plan. 29 May 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
‘FS Stormy’ delivered
The latest live fish carrier from Havyard, ‘FS Stormy’ was officially named in Fosnavaag, Norway, on 29 March. 02 Apr 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
‘Gadus Neptun’ delivered
Norwegian company Havfisk named the third trawler in the ‘Gadus-series’, the newly delivered ‘Gadus Neptun’, at the beginning of March. 01 Apr 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Trawler completed for Scottish company
The latest vessel from Macduff Shipyards Limited is the ‘Vision III’ – a twin rig trawler for MB Vision LLP, which will operate through Westward Fishing Company, Fraserburgh, Scotland. 27 Mar 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
‘Izaro’ delivered
Echebastar Group’s new tuna-freezer was delivered on 18 January from Zamakona Yards, after its inauguration at the Maritime Cruise Station at Getxo, Port of Bilbao. 21 Jan 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Sapmer orders two tuna seiners
French fishing company Sapmer has ordered two freezer tuna purse seiners from Piriou shipyard in France, with the option of a third vessel. 03 Dec 2013 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
New live fish carrier for Faroese salmon producer
Faroese salmon producer Bakkafrost has ordered a live fish carrier from Rolls-Royce, with expected delivery in June 2015. 19 Nov 2013 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Pink dredger for Myti Mussels
At the end of September Maaskant Shipyards Stellendam will deliver the bright pink mussel dredger ‘Lottie Holly’ to Welsh shellfish company, Myti Mussels Ltd. 19 Sep 2013 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
HB Grandi orders new vessels
HB Grandi has signed a €44.5m contract for two new pelagic vessels with the Celiktrans Denis Insaat yard at Tuzla in Turkey. 18 Sep 2013 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Tersan Shipyard delivers ‘Atlantic Viking’
‘Atlantic Viking’ has become the fourth in a series of five trawlers delivered to Norwegian owners by Tersan Shipyard in Turkey. 17 Sep 2013 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Tuna freezer launched
On 7 September the tuna freezer IZARO was launched at Zamakona Yards in Bilbao, Spain. 10 Sep 2013 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Akdeniz Shipyard wins research vessel order
The Mediterranean Fisheries Research, Production and Training Institute in Turkey has ordered a new Fisheries Control, Audit and Research Vessel from Akdeniz Shipyard. 03 Aug 2013 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Tersan Shipyard delivers ‘Volstad’
Tersan Shipyard, located in Turkey, has delivered the 74.7m stern freezer trawler ‘Volstad’ to Norwegian fishing and offshore company Volstad AS. 01 Aug 2013 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Longliner/pot boat prepares for sea trials
Alaskan fisherman Josh Trosvig’s new longliner/pot boat is preparing for sea trials in June. 02 May 2013 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Longliner delivered to Norway
Icelandic boatbuilder, Trefjar, has delivered a new Cleopatra 50 boat to Haraldur Arni Haraldsson from Gamvik in Finnmark, the northernmost part of Norway. 01 May 2013 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Alu launches improved chairs
Alu Design & Services, designer and manufacturer of advanced pilot chairs and deck rails, re-launched two of its core product offerings earlier this year, with enhanced design and production standards. 25 Jun 2012 - World Fishing & Aquaculture