Victor Duncan’s new Cygnus Cyclone Leah Eloise, built and fitted out down in Valentia by Murphy Marine Services Ltd, steamed home for Shetland last month and will soon start fishing for mackerel.
Macduff Shipyards Limited have recently handed over their latest new build, FV “Eternal Light” FR 35, to owners Whitelink Seafoods Ltd of Fraserburgh.
Built by Trefjar Ltd in Iceland, following sea trial, the Golden Dawn FR 8 was recently delivered to Gary Noble and Jamie Meadows in Fraserburgh.
After being twin-rigged and fitted out for freezing prawns at sea, Barry Faulkner’s new Celtic Oriel is busy fishing out of Clogherhead and is is the latest addition to the Irish prawn freezer fleet. With 35 years at sea behind him, she’s his 9th vessel!
The 19m crabber, Amberlisa – built for Jason Coyle and Seamus Rogers, in partnership with Macmar Fishing Ltd and destined for Scotland – is Arklow Marine’s first for Scotland and biggest delivered into the UK.
Designed by SC McAllister & Co Ltd. and built by Parkol Marine Engineering Ltd., after being launched and trialled at sea last month Peterhead skipper Robert West’s new 22m twin-rig trawler will soon commence fishing trials.