Vessels and Shipyards – Page 2

  • Swedish trawler order for Skagen yard
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    Swedish trawler order for Skagen yard

    2021-06-30T07:30:00Z

    ?Fiskebäck fishing company Gifico and the Karstensen yard in Skagen have a relationship that goes back to the 1970s, and they are now embarking on their first newbuild together.

  • Hercules Hydraulics system for new netter
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    Hercules Hydraulics system for new netter

    2021-06-23T07:00:00Z

    A complete hydraulic and electrical control system has been designed, supplied and installed by Hercules Hydraulics on the first new 20.4 metre netter to be built in the UK for almost 20 years.

  • Tersan launches Far East factory trawler
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    Tersan launches Far East factory trawler

    2021-06-22T12:10:00Z

    The Tersan Shipyard at Yalova in Turkey has launched a second new trawler for Russian Far East fishing company Okeanrybflot.

  • PSV to become Bakkafrost FSV at Tórshavn yard
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    PSV to become Bakkafrost FSV at Tórshavn yard

    2021-06-17T09:23:00Z

    Platform support vessel Viking Athene, acquired recently by Faroese salmon group Bakkafrost, will go to the MEST yard in Tórshavn to be refitted for its new role as farming support vessel (FSV) Bakkanes.

  • Familiar name – new designs
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    Familiar name – new designs

    2021-06-16T07:30:00Z

    The Viking name goes back a long way. The forerunners of the present company built some of the first GRP fishing boats for the Icelandic market, and company is still in the same business.

  • New netter for Waterdance
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    New netter for Waterdance

    2021-06-15T07:30:00Z

    The first new netter of its size for the UK fleet for at least fifteen years, Amanda of Ladram has been built for English fishing company Waterdance at Parkol in Whitby to a design by Ian Paton at SC McAllister.

  • New Börkur heading home
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    New Börkur heads for home

    2021-06-01T16:00:00Z

    The second of a pair of new pelagic vessels for owners in Iceland is on its way home from Skagen, and is expected to dock this week in its home port of Neskaupstaður.

  • Damen passes milestone in beamer build
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    Damen passes milestone in beamer build

    2021-05-26T09:44:00Z

    The Daman Maaskant yard in Stellendam has taken delivery of 38 metre beam trawler Franson Z-91, and is now making progress on outfitting the new trawler for its Belgian owner.

  • Samherji’s pelagic flagship
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    Samherji’s pelagic flagship

    2021-05-18T07:30:00Z

    Only a couple of weeks after delivery by Karstensens Skibsværft, new Icelandic pelagic vessel Vilhelm Thorsteinsson was back alongside in Skagen, this time to land the catch from its first trip, 3400 tonnes of blue whiting caught in Faroese waters and landed to FF Skagen.

  • Naust systems for newbuilds and refits
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    Naust systems for newbuilds and refits

    2021-05-17T10:24:00Z

    Norwegian fishing company Carl Aamodt & Co has opted for Naust Marine deck equipment for its new Havvon, under construction at Karstensens Skibsværft and due for delivery in July.

  • Rostein has delivered a tenth vessel, another live fish carrier Photo: Rostein
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    Norwegian collaboration continues

    2021-04-30T08:33:00Z

    The collaboration between Skipskompetanse, Rostein and Larsnes Mek. Verksted continues with another order for a new 84.2m live fish carrier.

  • Positive progress on new trawler series
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    Positive progress on new trawler series

    2021-04-14T13:26:00Z

    The Severnaya (Northern) Shipyard in St Petersburg is making progress on the series of new trawlers for Russian fishing company Norebo.

  • Damen’s new LUV 1908 support vessel for the aquaculture sector Photo: Damen
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    Damen delivers new aquaculture support vessel

    2021-04-14T09:21:00Z

    Damen Shipyards has delivered the first of its new aquaculture support vessels to new company, Organic Sea Harvest, based on the Isle of Skye.

  • Gondan delivers new Magne Arvesen
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    Gondan delivers new Magne Arvesen

    2021-04-13T11:13:00Z

    The Gondan shipyard at Castropol in Spain has delivered a new freezer trawler to Norwegian company Engenes Fiskeriselskap.

  • Liegruppen orders new pelagic catcher
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    Liegruppen orders new pelagic catcher

    2021-04-07T11:52:00Z

    Just weeks after taking delivery of innovative LNG-powered pelagic vessel Libas, owners Liegruppen have placed an order for another pelagic vessel, staying with designers Salt Ship Design and the Cemre Shipyard.

  • Hybrid seiner ordered for Norwegian owners
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    Hybrid seiner ordered for Norwegian owners

    2021-04-07T07:30:00Z

    A contract has been signed between ship designer Skipskompetanse, shipbuilder Larsnes Mek Verksted and fishing company Camaro Fiskeriselskap for a new 50.70 metre LAO, 12 metre breadth seine netter/purse seiner.

  • First of pelagic pair delivered
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    First of pelagic pair delivered

    2021-04-06T12:11:00Z

    The first of two new pelagic vessels for Iceland has been delivered, with Samherji’s Vilhelm Thorstseinsson docking in its home port of Akureyri at Easter.

  • Hybrid pelagic pioneer delivered
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    Hybrid pelagic pioneer delivered

    2021-03-24T13:00:00Z

    The first fishing vessel to be designed and built with hybrid propulsion and powered by LNG has been delivered by the Cemre Shipyard to owners Lie Gruppen.

  • The ‘Argos Helena’ will be Tersan’s 100th project
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    Tersan hits 100 builds with new longliner

    2021-03-22T13:30:00Z

    Tersan Shipyard has launched its 100th building project – a new longliner factory fishing vessel currently under construction for Ervik Havfiske.

  • Catamaran delivered to Iceland
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    Catamaran delivered to Iceland

    2021-03-20T07:30:00Z

    Icelandic salmon farmer ArcticFish has taken delivery of its first workboat from KJ, based in the Faroe Islands