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  • 21 May 2020
    Vessels

    The SMS Group has delivered a new build aquaculture vessel to a tuna farm operator, Fish and Fish, in Malta. This vessel has a length of 24 meters with a beam of 8.5 meters. The principle purpose of the vessel will be tuna harvesting and aquaculture/fish farm logistical and maintenance support. David Azzopardi, director of […]

  • 1 February 2007

    China has banned commercial fishing for three months along a 1,000km (620 mile) stretch of the Yangtze River in a bid to protect threatened fish stocks. Fishing boats will be banned from trawling in central Hubei province and Chongqing Municipality, according to the official Xinhua news agency.

  • 14 March 2011

    Research by Industry and Investment New South Wales (I&I NSW) scientists has begun to shed light on the shadowy phenomenon of ‘ghost fishing’ and its effect on the NSW lobster fishery. I&I NSW Fisheries Scientist Dr Geoff Liggins said ghost fishing occurs when fishing gear that has been lost or abandoned continues to kill fish. […]

  • 25 April 2005

    A group of Aberdeen fish merchants plan to launch a legal action against the Scottish Executive, claiming it’s unable or unwilling to prevent illegal landings of fish. The Fish Trade Equal Opportunity Group says the Scottish Fisheries Protection Agency is failing to carry out its policing role effectively. It’s been a tough few years for […]

  • 10 October 2012

    The project aimed to bring the normalization of the Bonville Creek water flow is moving forward, reports coffscoastadvocate.com. This morning, the mouth of Bonville Creek welcomed a few excavators, which are dredging the silt that was causing increased creek depths. The Department of Primary Industries (DPI) recently warned residents of coastal communities that excavating the […]

  • 4 June 2014

    Havyard Group ASA contemplates the issuance of a new senior unsecured bond in the Norwegian bond market with maturity in June 2017.

  • 27 June 2014

    Ensuring fish quotas are managed for the common good is at the centre of a newly launched consultation between the Scottish Government and representatives of fishing communities. Fish quotas are the amount of fish that may be landed by fishing vessels. The Scottish Government is responsible for allocating quotas to Scottish fishing vessels. This consultation […]

  • 5 September 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Angling trust Fish Legal has slammed Tidal Lagoon Power’s fish impact assessment for the Swansea Bay tidal lagoon, calling the report ‘fundamentally flawed’.

  • 31 May 2013

    The Maggie Ann FR110 arrived from her home port in Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire earlier this month to receive vital repairs and maintenance work in Shoreham Port’s dry dock. The vessel, owned by Ray Strachan, is used for fishing shell fish for trawler company Beam Trawler Fishing. She is 26.6m in length and weighs 111 tonnes. Keith […]

  • 3 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    The Department of Primary Industries (DPI) is warning residents of coastal communities that excavating the entrances of lakes, lagoons and intermittently opening creeks can have long lasting and severe consequences for fish and fish habitat. DPI Director of Fisheries Compliance, Glenn Tritton, said the warning comes after a channel was recently dug out at the […]

  • 11 March 2016
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Port Metro Vancouver is continuing field studies in March 2016 as part of ongoing environmental and technical work for the Container Capacity Improvement Program. The Container Capacity Improvement Program was announced in 2011, and is Port Metro Vancouver’s long-term strategy to ensure the timely delivery of required infrastructure to meet anticipated growth in the container […]

  • 18 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    Rolls-Royce announced today that it has signed a contract for the delivery of design and equipment for a live fish carrier, to be built at the Tersan shipyard in Turkey for Faroese ship owner Bakkafrost. The contract is worth approximately £5.8 million to Rolls-Royce. The vessel is a Rolls-Royce design, type NVC 386, featuring the […]

  • 18 November 2013

    Rolls-Royce has signed a contract for the delivery of design and equipment for a live fish carrier, to be built at the Tersan shipyard in Turkey for Faroese ship owner Bakkafrost. The contract is worth approximately £5.8 million to Rolls-Royce. The vessel is a Rolls-Royce design, type NVC 386, featuring the characteristic wave-piercing bow designed […]

  • 23 January 2019
    Business & Finance

    The Vancouver Fraser Port Authority held a public consultation recently regarding the proposed Maplewood Marine Restoration Project. According to their announcement, the scheme is currently in the design development and permitting and approvals phases. The port authority is proposing to use a portion of the project as a fisheries habitat offsetting site for the proposed […]

  • 17 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    Latvia’s Freeport of Riga increased its cargo turnover by 2.3% in the first half of 2015 compared to the same period a year earlier, even though the port recorded dips in container and general cargo volumes. The port handled 20.64 million tons of various cargo during the first six months of 2015, recording an average monthly volume […]

  • 17 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    Latvia’s Freeport of Riga increased its cargo turnover by 2.3% in the first half of 2015 compared to the same period a year earlier, even though the port recorded dips in container and general cargo volumes. The port handled 20.64 million tons of various cargo during the first six months of 2015, recording an average monthly volume […]

  • 29 January 2018

    Portugal’s Blue Atlantic has announced new plans for an 800-meter quay to berth two Panamaxes.

  • 12 March 2020
    Business & Finance

    Samherji Holding has expanded its holding in Icelandic shipping company Eimskip.

  • 7 September 2011

      NOAA Administrator Dr. Jane Lubchenco and Maria Damanaki, European Union commissioner for maritime affairs and fisheries, will sign a historic statement today pledging bilateral cooperation to combat illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing, known as IUU fishing — a first for the longstanding partnership between the U.S. and the E.U. on fisheries management. The European […]

  • 18 November 2011

    A constructive meeting with the representatives from the Marine Management Organisation was held in the NFFO offices recently to discuss the arrival of marine spatial planning and in particular, the first two draft marine plans. These will be for the East Coast Inshore and the East Coast Offshore. Marine Plans will then be extended to […]

  • 28 June 2016

    Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency has continued its review of the multi-billion dollar Petronas-led Pacific NorthWest LNG project on Lelu Island, following the submission of final response by PNW LNG.

  • 1 November 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Egypt’s National Institute of Oceanology and Fisheries (NIOF) has chosen a Tiger ROV from Saab Seaeye as their preferred vehicle to undertake a range of studies in the Mediterranean. The NIOF chose the Tiger over other makes of ROV as it can handle the strong currents of the Mediterranean and dive to 1000 metres. They […]