Wärtsilä Ship Design enables unique capabilities for new factory fishing trawler

Wärtsilä Ship Design enables unique capabilities for new factory fishing trawler

The technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to provide the ship design for a state-of-the-art factory fishing trawler. The vessel will be unique in having the combined capabilities of twin trawling for …
Oct 26, 2018 /  Vessels
MAN Wins Propulsion System Order for Impressive Trawlers

MAN Wins Propulsion System Order for Impressive Trawlers

Order for largest factory vessels in a generation includes main and auxiliary engines, and propellers MAN Energy Solutions has won the contract to supply the propulsion system for 7 × 109-metre Russian factory …
Sep 21, 2018 /  Curious
Ulstein: Sustainable Fishing With Novel Trawler Series (Video)

Ulstein: Sustainable Fishing With Novel Trawler Series (Video)

Ulstein launches a new series of fish trawlers with state-of-the-art ship solutions for sustainable fishing methods and processing. By transferring knowledge, experience and innovation from offshore to fish, one wishes …
Sep 4, 2018 /  Vessels
Video: British Trawler ‘PETROL BOMBED’ by rival French Fishermen as Scallops War Intensifies

Video: British Trawler ‘PETROL BOMBED’ by rival French Fishermen as Scallops War Intensifies

Around 40 French boats reportedly surrounded British ships to try and stop them fishing in the Channel This is the dramatic moment a British trawler went up in flames after reportedly being petrol bombed by rival …
Aug 29, 2018 /  All
Rolls-Royce signs largest ever fishing vessel contract

Rolls-Royce signs largest ever fishing vessel contract

Rolls-Royce Marine has signed a contract with Thoma-Sea Marine Constructors, L.L.C. in Louisiana, USA, for the development of a state-of-the-art pelagic trawler. The 100 meter-long vessel is to be built for the Seattle …
Jun 12, 2018 /  Vessels
Rolls-Royce to design and power next-generation trawler for Prestfjord

Rolls-Royce to design and power next-generation trawler for Prestfjord

Rolls-Royce has received an extensive supply order from Spain’s Astilleros Gondan shipyard for the design, propulsion and auxiliary machinery systems for what has been dubbed one of world’s most advanced …
Jun 8, 2018 /  Vessels
A new contract for an advanced stern trawler came into force for GONDAN

A new contract for an advanced stern trawler came into force for GONDAN

GONDAN’s most recent contract came into force. It is an advanced stern trawler for Prestfjord AS, one of Norway’s most important fishery and fish farms owners, and for whom the shipyard had already delivered …
May 30, 2018 /  Vessels
Vard secures contract for one stern trawler for Nergard Havfiske

Vard secures contract for one stern trawler for Nergard Havfiske

Vard Holdings Limited (VARD), one of the major global designers and shipbuilders of specialized vessels, announced on May 24 that it has secured a new contract for the design and construction of one stern trawler for …
May 28, 2018 /  Vessels
MAN to Equip World’s First LNG-Powered Fishing Trawler

MAN to Equip World’s First LNG-Powered Fishing Trawler

Delivery of cryogenic fuel system showcases MAN Diesel & Turbo as full propulsion-system provider MAN Diesel & Turbo has been selected to provide a complete propulsion package and fuel-gas system for the …
May 28, 2018 /  Vessels
KNUD E. HANSEN releases an entirely new design for the ocean factory trawler segment

KNUD E. HANSEN releases an entirely new design for the ocean factory trawler segment

An entirely new design for the ocean factory trawler segment has been released by KNUD E. HANSEN's Faroe Islands design team. From stem to stern this design redefines the classic trawler layout which has remained more or …
May 18, 2018 /  Vessels