Seeking more volume

FV Seeker with the starboard sponson in place and the bulbous bow being installed. Credit: Haig-Brown photo

A fishing vessel owner has two options for increasing the volume of his vessel’s hull and its money-making fishhold - one can add more length or add more beam, reports Alan Haig-Brown.

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