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  • Investment and awards at Brim

    Investment and awards at Brim

    05/11/2019

    As well as scooping the Environmental Award from the Confederation of Icelandic Enterprise, fishing and processing group Brim is also investing in processing capacity – and has acquired two companies based in Hafnarfjörður. READ more

  • EKKÓ doors make a splash

    EKKÓ doors make a splash

    05/11/2019

    With pelagic and semi-pelagic trawl door designs available, Icelandic trawl door manufacturer EKKÓ is seeing a growing interest in the advantages its gear offers, according to Smári Jósafatsson. READ more

  • Marel predicts a more automated future

    Marel predicts a more automated future

    05/11/2019

    There’s a lot going on at Icelandic high-tech company Marel, highlighted at its fifth Whitefish ShowHow in Copenhagen in September which attracted fish processors from around the world. READ more

  • IceFish 2020: One year to go

    IceFish 2020: One year to go

    23/09/2019

    The 2020 Icelandic Fisheries exhibition will return from the 23-25 September 2020. READ more

  • Gagnakapall Hampiðjunnar marker tímamót

    Gagnakapall Hampiðjunnar marker tímamót

    20/09/2019

    Nýr ljósleiðarakapall sem Hampiðjan hefur þróað markar tímamót hvað varðar hraðanna á gagnaflutningi frá trollpokaskynjurum upp í brú á togurum. READ more

  • Hampiðjan’s fibre-optic breakthrough

    Hampiðjan’s fibre-optic breakthrough

    20/09/2019

    A new fibre-optic data cable developed by Hampiðjan represents a breakthrough in the speed at which data can be channelled from trawl sensors to a trawler’s wheelhouse. READ more

  • Herring season ahead

    Herring season ahead

    20/09/2019

    Iceland’s mackerel season for the year looks to be coming to a close as pelagic vessels are looking for catches in international waters, while the first landings of herring have been made to east coast factories. READ more

  • Demand for new fishing capacity

    Demand for new fishing capacity

    20/09/2019

    “There’s always something that comes out of the IceFish exhibition,” said Björgvin Gunnar Björgvinsson at BP Shipping. READ more

  • Vestmannaey heads new trawler series

    Vestmannaey heads new trawler series

    07/08/2019

    The first of a series of seven new trawlers for Icelandic owners, Vestmannaey VE-54, has docked in its home port for the first time, ahead of the remaining six trawlers for four different companies. READ more

  • Everything in one place at IceFish

    Everything in one place at IceFish

    07/08/2019

    Naust Marine has also long been one of the Icelandic tech companies with a strong customer base overseas for its pioneering winch and electrical systems. READ more