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Vietnam clam fishery re-certified
The Ben Tre hand gathered clam fishery, based in Vietnam, has been re-certified by the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC). 23 Sep 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
New Freezer Longliner from Vigor
Vigor is set to unveiled a new 142” Freezer Longliner at this year’s Pacific Marine Expo which takes place in November. 22 Sep 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
India International Seafood Show opens tomorrow
The India International Seafood Show (IISS) opens tomorrow in the port city of Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, and has a theme of ‘Safe and Sustainable Indian Aquaculture’ running through the event. 22 Sep 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Calysta opens new production facility
US biotechnology expert, Calysta, has opened a new production facility in the UK to upscale its production of a novel aquaculture protein that aims to help meet the protein demands of the world’s growing population. 21 Sep 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Birds of a feather
Tuna fishermen in the Maldives seek the help of nature’s best fish finder as the International Pole & Line Foundation and Furuno USA partner on trial of bird-tracking radar technology in sustainable tuna fisheries. 21 Sep 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Herring survey
A pioneering industry-led survey of a key west of Scotland herring fishery is paving the way for fishermen to provide scientific support to fisheries management. 21 Sep 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Sæplast Iceland Ehf
Sæplast develops and manufactures insulated tubs and pallets. 20 Sep 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Promoting good labour practices
Thai Union has briefed delegates on good labour practices from the ASEAN CSR Network at its facilities in Samut Sakhon province. 19 Sep 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Marine Harvest well boat order
DESS/MHG (Marine Harvest) has signed a contract for its new well boats with Artic Group Ships. The SC75 boats are designed by Seacon and get the designation SC75 and the contract is for a single vessel with options for as many as three. The first delivery is planned for the second half of 2017. 19 Sep 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
New Moana vessel launched in NZ
A new state-of-the-art vessel has been built for fisherman Roger Rawlinson as the first vessel in Moana New Zealand’s AUS$25-30m fleet renewal project. 19 Sep 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Marine monuments designation statement
The Seafood Harvesters of America have released a statement on the Administration’s Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument designation. 16 Sep 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Online tool to monitor commercial fishing
Oceana, SkyTruth and Google have launched a new online technology platform that allows anyone in the world free access to monitor and track the activities of the large commercial fishing vessels in near real-time. 15 Sep 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
First BAP certified sea bass farm
Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) has added its first BAP-certified sea bass farm to the programme. 15 Sep 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Offshore fish farming gathers momentum
The first major offshore fish farm for the Norwegian company Ocean Farming is being developed by Global Maritime Consultancy and Engineering and is scheduled for installation early next year off Norway. 14 Sep 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Scallops business acquisition
Blue Harvest Fisheries has acquired High Liner Food’s scallop and processing facility in New Bedford, Massachusetts. 13 Sep 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
EU adopts new conservation measures
The European Commission has adopted two regulations that will facilitate two Member States to comply with European environmental legislation to protect natural environments. 13 Sep 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Mucosal Mapping Method wins award
Norway’s Quantidoc AS has been announced as the winner of the Global Aquaculture Alliance’s fourth annual Preferred Freezer Services Global Aquaculture Innovation & Leadership Award. 13 Sep 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
ICES Annual Science Conference 2016 to be held in Latvia
The International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES) will hold its Annual Science Conference (ASC) in the Latvian capital, Riga, for the very first time. 13 Sep 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Quentin Bates takes over as WF&A editor
Mercator Media Ltd has appointed Quentin Bates as the new editor of World Fishing & Aquaculture. 13 Sep 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Kleven signs contract for fish harvesting vessel
Kleven has signed a contract to build a fish harvesting vessel for carrying salmon from fish farms to processing plants for a joint venture between Marine Harvest Norway and Deep Sea Supply. 13 Sep 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture