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Ireland

LÉ William Butler Yeats Detains French Registered Fishing Vessel

LÉ William Butler Yeats Detains French Registered Fishing Vessel

The Naval Service Vessel LÉ William Butler Yeats has detained a French registered fishing vessel approximately 25 nautical miles west of Great Blasket Island, in relation to alleged breaches of fishing regulations. The vessel, the sixth to be detained by the Naval...

Regional

Fishing crews urged to turn the tide on industry’s safety record

Fishing crews urged to turn the tide on industry’s safety record

As latest figures show fishing fatality rate remains one of the highest in the UK compared to other industries, a compelling new safety campaign, 'Home and Dry', launches, shining a light on the fishing heroes in the UK keeping seafood on plates throughout the...

Europe

No convergence in latest Brexit talks

No convergence in latest Brexit talks

As the clock ran down on the "best endeavours" timeline set out in the Withdrawal Agreement for reaching an agreement on fisheries, the latest round of negotiations between the EU and UK aimed at securing a future partnership deal have again broken up without...

International

FURUNO acquire Danish company EMRI A/S

FURUNO acquire Danish company EMRI A/S

Furuno, the global leader in Maritime Navigation, Communication and Acoustic systems, has announced the acquisition, on July 1, 2020, of the Danish company EMRI A/S, which specialises in autopilots, steering control, joystick dynamic positioning and maneuvering...

Research

Online Survey: A deep dive into Ireland’s Seascapes

Online Survey: A deep dive into Ireland’s Seascapes

To deepen our understanding of Ireland's Seascapes, the Marine Institute invites you to complete an online survey. The survey responses will help identify, classify and describe Ireland's seascape character, and support the implementation of Ireland's National Marine...

Notices

Marine Notice 26 of 2020: Survey North Irish Sea

Marine Notice 26 of 2020: Survey North Irish Sea

The Developing Site Investigation Methodologies (DeSIRE) Survey will be carried out from 13th until the 26th July in the North Irish Sea. The approximate location of these works is given in Appendix 1 and 2 below. The equipment and techniques to be used include:...