Vessels and Shipyards – Page 5

  • Nueva Pescanova fresher trawler launched
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    Nueva Pescanova fresher trawler launched

    2020-07-29T11:14:00Z

    With two of its new vessels already in operation, Nueva Pescanova has two more under construction and three more to come.

  • New Christian í Grótinum ordered
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    New Christian í Grótinum ordered

    2020-07-15T10:53:00Z

    Faroese company Christian í Grótinum has a ordered a new pelagic vessel from Karstensens Skibsværft in Skagen, and with a DKK300 million price tag, this is the yard’s largest fishing vessel order to date – and promises to set a new standard for pelagic fishing vessels.

  • Brixham’s brand-new beamer
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    Brixham’s brand-new beamer

    2020-06-23T11:17:00Z

    The first new beam trawler to join the UK fleet for almost twenty years has docked in Brixham after being handed over by its Dutch builders. Georgina of Ladram has been built at Luyt Group in Den Oever for Waterdance, England’s largest fishing company.

  • Skipsteknisk secures new design contract
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    Skipsteknisk secures new design contract

    2020-06-15T12:01:00Z

    Faroese fishing company Havborg has placed a design contract with Norwegian naval architect Skipsteknisk for a new factory trawler to be built at Tersan. The designer and yard have a strong relationship and have together delivered many new sophisticated factory vessels.

  • Magne Arvesen launched at Gondan. Photo: Gondan
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    Gondan launches new freezer trawler

    2020-06-10T09:48:00Z

    A new freezer stern trawler for Norwegian shipowner, Engenes Fiskeriselskap, has launched at Gondan shipyard at Figueras in northern Spain.

  • New longliner for Norwegian company
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    New longliner for Norwegian company

    2020-05-27T07:30:00Z

    The largest dedicated longliner in the North Atlantic region, the new Geir has been delivered by Vaagland Båtbyggeri and christened in its home port of Ålesund.

  • Trawler handover under lockdown conditions
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    Trawler handover under lockdown conditions

    2020-05-26T20:41:00Z

    With the Tersan shipyard ready to hand over new factory trawler Calvert to its Canadian owners, every precaution was taken to comply with Covid-19 restrictions.

  • First investment quotas programme crabber
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    First investment quotas programme crabber

    2020-05-19T10:06:00Z

    The Pella Shipyard in St Petersburg has delivered the first crabber to be built under the Russian government’s investment quotas initiative.

  • Versatile fish farm workboat from Damen
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    Versatile fish farm workboat from Damen

    2020-05-12T20:23:00Z

    Damen Shipyards Group has unveiled a new workboat for the aquaculture industry. The Damen Utility Vessel (UV) 2613 draws on the company’s track record of proven vessel designs, such as the Multi Cat and Shoalbuster, to deliver high-level versatility to the aquaculture sector.

  • Damen delivers Multi Cat 1908
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    Damen delivers Multi Cat 1908

    2020-05-11T10:51:00Z

    Damen Shipyards Group has delivered a Multi Cat 1908 Patricia Matheson to Inverlussa Marine Services. The company, based on the Isle of Mull in Scotland, will operate the vessel in the aquaculture industry.

  • Positive results for Skagen yard
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    Positive results for Skagen yard

    2020-05-06T13:31:00Z

    The Karstensens Group has returned a positive result for 2019, with DKK31.50 million post-tax profit, but the company warns that as Covid-19 affects the yard, its suppliers and its customers, a reduced turnover for 2020 can be expected.

  • Brim takes delivery of new Ilivileq
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    Brim takes delivery of new Ilivileq

    2020-05-06T13:22:00Z

    The new Ilivileq built at Astilleros Armon in Spain has docked in Reykjavík. Originally ordered by HB Grandi before it became Brim, the trawler is owned by Brim’s subsidiary in Greenland.

  • Vyborg yard rolls out Atlantrybflot trawler
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    Vyborg yard rolls out Atlantrybflot trawler

    2020-04-22T11:12:00Z

    The Vyborg Shipyard has moved the first in the pair of new trawlers for Atlantrybflot, part of the FOR Group, out of the construction hall to the yard’s slipway, while work has begun on a second trawler for the same customer.

  • Karstensen-built fishing trawler
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    Wärtsilä energy package for Scottish trawler

    2020-04-14T13:48:00Z

    Wärtsilä will supply a propulsion and power package for a new 75m long fishing trawler being built at Karstensens shipyard in Denmark for Scottish owners and operators Wiseman Fishing Co and Northbay Fishing Co.

  • Wärtsilä’s design for CMI’s latest krill trawler Photo: Wärtsilä
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    Wärtsilä krill fishing vessel for CMI

    2020-04-03T12:56:00Z

    Wärtsilä has been contracted to provide the ship design for a new krill fishing vessel for Shanghai Chonghe Marine Industry (CMI).

  • Fraserburgh twin-rigger breaks new ground
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    Fraserburgh twin-rigger breaks new ground

    2020-04-01T15:00:00Z

    Three years of planning have gone into new twin-rigger Virtuous FR-253, delivered by Parkol Marine Engineering to father-and-son team Sandy and Alexander West who fish for prawns from Fraserburgh, reports Dave Moore.

  • 'NovaNam One'
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    Nueva Pescanova Group launches new vessel

    2020-03-31T11:08:00Z

    The Nueva Pescanova Group has launched the third vessel of its new fleet and the second of three 50m long wetfish ships that are being built for hake fishing by the Group’s affiliate in Namibia.

  • Electric deck technology for new Charisma
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    Electric deck technology for new Charisma

    2020-03-30T12:16:00Z

    New Whalsay pelagic vessel Charisma started its fishing career with a couple of quickfire trips mackerel trips west of Shetland, reports Dave Moore.

  • Ten pelagic vessels on order at Skagen yard
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    Ten pelagic vessels on order at Skagen yard

    2020-03-26T11:41:00Z

    An order placed by a UK partnership brings the orderbook of pelagic vessels to be delivered by Ksrstensens Skibsværft in the new few years to ten.

  • Piriou delivers 23 metre trawler
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    Piriou delivers 23 metre trawler

    2020-03-18T12:56:00Z

    Fishing vessel owner Jérôme Cabaret, based at St Brieuc in the north of Brittany, has taken delivery of new trawler Anthémis from the Piriou yard in Concarneau.