Product News – Page 5

  • Ísfell’s mobile warp spooling system
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    Ísfell’s mobile warp spooling system

    2021-01-19T07:30:00Z

    Icelandic fishing gear company Ísfell went to Spanish deck machinery manufacturer Ibercisa for a mobile warp spooling system designed to be deployed on its 20-foot container base.

  • Carsoe is providing a complete processing plant on board Ocean Prawns’ shrimp and halibut trawler Photo: Carsoe
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    Onboard shrimp and halibut factory

    2021-01-15T09:21:00Z

    Carsoe has been chosen to design, produce and install the new complete processing plant on board a trawler operated by Ocean Prawns.

  • Síldarvinnslan expands fishmeal production
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    Síldarvinnslan expands fishmeal production

    2021-01-13T11:37:00Z

    Icelandic fishing and processing company Síldarvinnslan has announced plans to substantially increase the production capacity of its Neskaupstaður fishmeal factory, alongside adding a smaller production facility for use in between main seasons.

  • Carbon footprint data for wild-caught fish
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    Carbon footprint data for wild-caught fish

    2021-01-03T07:30:00Z

    Some Icelandic fishing companies are preparing to provide information on the carbon footprint for wildly caught fish products. Providing this information allows a more holistic approach for consumers and businesses to assess the sustainability of seafood, according to Icelandic tech company Trackwell.

  • Turning the tide of lost lines
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    Turning the tide of lost lines

    2020-12-30T10:21:00Z

    A newcomer to the Patagonian toothfish industry is taking the initiative to recover and deliver lost fishing gear for disposal ashore, aiming to reclaim fishing grounds and reduce the impact on the marine ecosystem.

  • Luntos chooses Ibercisa technology
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    Luntos chooses Ibercisa technology

    2020-12-24T07:30:00Z

    Russian fishing company Luntos has chosen Ibercisa Deck Machinery’s electrical drive technology for its new freezer trawler, which will be operating in late 2021.

  • Skaginn 3X IQF system for Nova Scotia factory
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    Skaginn 3X IQF system for Nova Scotia factory

    2020-12-14T13:43:00Z

    A new IQF installation for Digby, Nova Scotia company Scotia Harvest has been shipped to Canada, where it is expected to handle around 27 tonnes of haddock and redfish per shift.

  • Simrad array for new pelagic trawler Artemis
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    Simrad array for new pelagic trawler Artemis

    2020-11-30T11:42:00Z

    Kongsberg Maritime is supplying a portfolio of Simrad sonar equipment for a new 75 metre pelagic trawler under construction at Karstensen for Scottish fishing companies Northbay Fishing Co. and Wiseman Fishing Co.

  • The new production line at Scandi Standard Photo: Scandi Standard
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    One processing solution for Scandi Standard

    2020-11-27T09:17:00Z

    A newly designed processing line is currently being installed at Scandi Standard’s factory in Norway.

  • Gadus opts for Valka portioning system
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    Gadus opts for Valka portioning system

    2020-11-25T11:48:00Z

    Belgian fish processor Gadus has concluded an agreement with Icelandic high-tech developer Valka for a new cutting system to portion salmon and whitefish fillets.

  • Baader joint entity to serve French market
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    Baader joint entity to serve French market

    2020-11-24T11:34:00Z

    Baader has announced the opening of its new entity Baader France in Nantes. This entity will serve both the fish and the poultry markets with a joint local sales force and will be supported by a local sales branch in Boulogne-sur-Mer. The establishment of this local Service organisation signals Baader’s ...

  • Engineering a new generation of skinners
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    Engineering a new generation of skinners

    2020-11-12T07:30:00Z

    Cretel has a background in providing equipment for the fish and meat processing industries – and now this company with its long pedigree has a new home and is re-engineering its product line, starting with its fish processing range.

  • DSI’s test centre breaks new ground
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    DSI’s test centre breaks new ground

    2020-11-11T13:36:00Z

    Plate freezing technology leader DSI Freezing Solutions opens its new test centre this week. The new facility’s focus is on collection and analysis of freezing data for R&D as well as commercial purposes.

  • Happy with the catch – happy with the gear
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    Happy with the catch – happy with the gear

    2020-11-10T20:02:00Z

    Back home in the Westman Islands after a summer and autumn fishing for mackerel and herring off the east of Iceland, skipper Hörður Már Guðmundsson has yet to find out if he and his crew will be back at sea again this year.

  • Kroma aims for perfect gutting
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    Kroma aims for perfect gutting

    2020-11-10T07:30:00Z

    The Gutmaster X Flex developed by Danish company Kroma to handle salmon and trout has been undergoing extensive trials with a producer in Scotland, with only minor adjustments required.

  • Wise adapts to changing business landscape
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    Wise adapts to changing business landscape

    2020-11-09T07:30:00Z

    “It’s business as usual – but not as usual,” said Jón Heiðar Pálsson, who heads sales and marketing at Icelandic company Wise Solutions, which has adapted rapidly to a very new working environment.

  • Extra capacity with twin vertical freezer
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    Extra capacity with twin vertical freezer

    2020-11-05T10:49:00Z

    Demand for high-capacity plate freezers has grown considerably in recent years, despite the advantages in versatility, continuous operation, efficiency and security of having production at certain level split between more units.

  • Mustad Autoline sets up in Iceland
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    Mustad Autoline sets up in Iceland

    2020-11-03T18:19:00Z

    Mustad Autoline has stepped up its presence on export markets with the establishment of its own company in Iceland.

  • Baader buys into Skaginn 3X
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    Baader buys into Skaginn 3X

    2020-10-29T13:42:00Z

    Two of the big names in the processing tech sector are about to join forces as Baader acquires a majority stake in Icelandic company Skaginn 3X.

  • Gearing up for blue whiting with new codend
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    Gearing up for blue whiting with new codend

    2020-10-21T07:30:00Z

    Fishing companies in Iceland are already gearing up for blue whiting in the New Year. While there are hopes that there will be a capelin season to keep pelagic vessels busy in January, there’s a chance the fleet will be back on blue whiting.