Fishing Gear – Page 14

  • The new Distance sensors have the same shape as the existing DoorAngle sensors. They fit into the same door mounting kits. The small picture shows the new sensor mounting kit together with the old type.

    New Distance sensors – long working time, fast and simple charging


    New technology, when it comes to sensor construction, battery technology and charging technology, has made it possible to develop distance sensors that can be programmed precisely to suit different conditions, and to create solutions that eliminate laborious operations, according to Scanmar.

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    International visitors to Fishing 2010 a key attraction for KT Nets


    Irish pelagic trawl manufacturer KT Nets says it will be exhibiting again at this year’s Fishing 2010 exhibition in Glasgow because of the strong visitor presence from overseas.

  • From left: Dean Bartlett, Manager, Vónin Canada; Hjalmar Petersen Managing Director, Vónin; Jan Klein, Sales Manager, Vónin Canada; Peter MacKay, Minister of National Defence, Government of Canada; Dr Paul Winger, Director, Centre for Sustainabl...

    Vónin plays important role in environment project


    Together with the Marine Institute in Newfoundland, Vónin and Vónin Canada are working together on a project with a goal to reduce the impact that bottom trawls have on the seabed.

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    Viking Xstream trawl doors


    Hampidjan has brought its trawl door production home in the wake of the country’s financial crash that saw the Icelandic króna drop in value against other currencies.

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    First Norwegian pelagic trawler to use Dynex Warps


    Hampidjan recently supplied a full set of Dynex Warps to Norwegian pelagic vessel Birkeland, consisting of two sets of 2,000m of 40mm diameter Dynex Warp.

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    Cosmos to produce gear in Bangladesh


    Bangladesh fishing company Sea Resources Limited and Danish fishing gear manufacturer Cosmos Trawl have renewed a contract with Danish overseas aid agency Danida to put into place the third phase of a fishing gear technology development project in Bangladesh.

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    Pre-sampling avoids capture of juvenile mackerel


    Electronic pre-sampling jigging machines recently fitted to all pelagic mid-water trawlers in Scotland and Shetland, have been invaluable in helping vessels to avoid capture of undersized mackerel.

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    User feedback for Vónin 2007


    Ever since Vónin introduced the Vónin 2007 shrimp trawl it has been a huge success.

  • Grids from Carslen Net

    Interest in new grid


    At the DanFish exhibition in Aalborg in October, the new flexible grid from Carlsen Net gained great interest from fishermen all over the world.

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    French fishermen seek seine net skills in Iceland


    A group of French fishermen from the west coast port of Les Sables d’Olonne have spent a week familiarising themselves with Icelandic methods of seine netting.

  • A Dyneema trawl net for one of Talleys' factory trawlers

    Motueka praises Dyneema


    The last two years have been exciting for New Zealand''s largest net manufacturer, Motueka Nets, and the company says this is due to Dyneema.

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    Innovative new technology from Mustad Longline


    Mustad’s Autoline technology made a revolution in longline fishing during the ‘70’s and ‘80’s and since then more than 700 vessels worldwide have organised their fishing operations around this system.

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    Longlining system wins Smart Gear award


    A team of Australian inventors has won the WWF Smart Gear award, aimed at innovative ideas for fishing "smarter".

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    Results from longlining research project

    2009-11-01T12:00:00Z is a programme of research and development that ensures continuous improvements in longline fishing technology.

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    Two new products from World Plastics


    World Plastics introduced two new products for swordfish and tuna longline fishermen at WFE.

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    New Dynamica ropes


    Danish company Netmark A/S supplies twisted and braided TURBO nylon netting, polyester and Dyneema® netting with single and double knots for trawls, purse seines and aquaculture.

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    Cosmos ready for DanFish 2009


    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.

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    Rapidly developing company


    Weihai Yinqiu Fishing Tackle Co.,Ltd was established in 1984.It is one of the earliest fishing tackle production enterprises in China and one of the biggest production bases of fishing floats in Asia.

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    Turkey's most modern netting factory


    Tunanets was established in 2004 and after the completion of the company''s machinery assembly and trial production, serial production started in 2005. Now Tunanets employs 60 qualified workers.

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    Nets for many applications


    Tufropes is an ISO 9001:2000 certified organisation that manufactures synthetic ropes and nets for various applications such as fishing, aquaculture, shipping, sports and industrial use.