Fishing Vessel News Roundup | June 25 – Norwegian and Dutch trawlers, fish farm support workboats and more

Deliveries include a feed barge for the Faroe Islands and a bleeding and service boat for a Norwegian fish harvester. A Norwegian operator christens the newest addition to its trawl fleet as sea trials kick off for a coastal seining vessel and a landing craft workboat to be deployed in Scotland....

https://www.bairdmaritime.com/fishing/trawling/fishing-vessel-news-roundup-june-25-norwegian-and-dutch-trawlers-fish-farm-support-workboats-and-more/

Bakkafrost Scotland’s newest landing craft commences sea trials

The Bakkafrost Scotland workboat Rìgh Na Mara departing for sea trials

A new fish farm workboat ordered by Bakkafrost Scotland recently began undergoing sea trials. Built by Macduff Shipyards to a design by Macduff Ship Design, Rìgh Na Mara is a sister vessel of Turas a ‘Bhradain, which was delivered to the same owner in 2023. The bespoke landing craft will support...

https://www.bairdmaritime.com/fishing/aquaculture/bakkafrost-scotlands-newest-landing-craft-commences-sea-trials/

Fishing Vessel News Roundup | June 13 – UK hybrid aquaculture workboat, seiner delivery to Oman and more

Sea trials completed for Inverlussa Marine Services’ newest workboat Netherlands-based Nauplius Workboats has completed conducting sea trials of a new shallow-draught, fish farm support workboat ordered by UK aquaculture support company Inverlussa Marine Services. Arthur Douglas is a near-identical sister of Geraldine Mary, which was delivered to Inverlussa in 2022. Irish fishing family to welcome […]

The post Fishing Vessel News Roundup | June 13 – UK hybrid aquaculture workboat, seiner...

https://www.bairdmaritime.com/fishing/aquaculture/fishing-vessel-news-roundup-june-13-uk-hybrid-aquaculture-workboat-seiner-delivery-to-oman-and-more/

Sea trials completed for Inverlussa Marine Services’ newest workboat

Arthur Douglas, a new fish farm workboat ordered by Inverlussa Marine Services

Netherlands-based Nauplius Workboats has completed conducting sea trials of a new shallow-draught, fish farm support workboat ordered by UK aquaculture support company Inverlussa Marine Services. Arthur Douglas is a near-identical sister of Geraldine Mary, which was delivered to Inverlussa in 2022....

https://www.bairdmaritime.com/fishing/aquaculture/sea-trials-completed-for-inverlussa-marine-services-newest-workboat/

Green light for Ignazio Messina to purchase Terminal San Giorgio in Genoa

Terminal San Giorgio, a terminal operator of the Port of Genoa controlled by the Gavio Group and the home port for Grimaldi Group’s motorways of the seas to and from Northern Italy, is to be purchased by Ignazio Messina & C. The green light to close the deal has just been given by the Italian...

https://ferryshippingnews.com/green-light-for-ignazio-messina-to-purchase-terminal-san-giorgio-in-genoa/

UK’s Haventus secures £100 million credit facility for port development

Rendering of the expanded Ardersier Port in Scotland

UK-based energy transition facilities company Haventus has secured a £100 million (US$127 million) joint credit facility from the Scottish National Investment Bank and UK Infrastructure Bank with £50 million (US$63 million) investment from each. The financing follows a £300 million (US$380 million) capital commitment announced in 2023 by energy investment firm the Quantum Capital Group, […]

The post UK’s Haventus secures £100 million credit facility for port development appeared first on Baird...

https://www.bairdmaritime.com/shipping/ports/uks-haventus-secures-100-million-credit-facility-for-port-development/

VESSEL REVIEW | Charlie Knight – Compact hybrid workboat for Scottish fish farm support duties

Charlie Knight, a new aquaculture workboat built by Norway's Salthammer Båtbyggeri

Norwegian shipbuilder Salthammer Båtbyggeri (SHB) has completed construction of a new workboat optimised for supporting operations at offshore fish farms in Scottish waters. Built to a design by Norwegian naval architecture firm Tomra Engineering, the 18.5-metre (60.7-foot) Charlie Knight was developed in response to its owner’s need for a “Norwegian-style” vessel capable of environment-friendly operations. […]

The post VESSEL REVIEW | Charlie Knight – Compact hybrid workboat for Scottish fish...

https://www.bairdmaritime.com/fishing/aquaculture/vessel-review-charlie-knight-compact-hybrid-workboat-for-scottish-fish-farm-support-duties/

Join Our Newsletter
Enter your email to receive a weekly round-up of shipping news.
icon