Vessels & Shipyards

Ship and boat building are the backbone of every aspect of the seafood sector around the world. Fishing vessels are among the most complex seagoing vessels – and the designers and shipbuilders behind them have to be able to meet some highly specialised requirements.

Vessels and Shipyards

The new trawler for Baffin Fisheries is scheduled to be delivered in early 2024. Illustr: Skipsteknisk

Skipsteknisk secures Canadian design contracts


Norwegian naval architect Skipsteknisk has confirmed two new design contracts for Canadian fishing companies, in addition to an ongoing build due for delivery in 2022.

  • Saputi II

    Qikiqtaaluk design near completion


    Qikiqtaaluk Fisheries Corporation (QFC) is investing in a replacement vessel for the 1987-built Saputi.

  • Karstensens Skibsværft will deliver the new Polarbris to its Norwegian owners in August 2023

    Norwegian partners order seine netter


    Kjell-Gunnar Hoddevik and partners Johnny Årvik and Jan-Ove Langeland of Norwegian fishing company Atlantic Seafish took delivery last year of combined longliner/seine netter Atlantic, which was built for them in Turkey – the first time such a combination of fishing methods has been brought together in a new vessel. Now ...

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    Second LNG hybrid live fish carrier for Nordlaks

    2021-10-27T11:44:00+01:00By Rebecca Strong

    Tersan Shipyard has successfully delivered the second LNG hybrid live fish carrier built for Nordlaks.