Archive 2015

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Full Spectrum Fishing: Framherji

Click here to view PDF… As Framherji’s pelagic vessel Fagraberg continues to deliver thousands of tonnes of fresh catch every year, versatile trawler Akraberg is to be fitted with an ensiling system to ensure full utilization of all catch and processing offals. If you were to declare any company in the Faroese fishing industry as [...]

2017-04-20T22:46:46+00:00 May 20th, 2015|Archive 2015|0 Comments

JFK: More than a Century of Experience

Click here to view PDF… With 15 commercial fishing vessels including three factory trawlers, and an onshore fish processing plant, Klaksvík’s 600-employee strong JFK remains one of the largest and most diversified players in the Faroese seafood industry. The Faroe Islands’ history of commercial fishing is inseparable from the town of Klaksvík and local fishing [...]

2017-04-20T22:46:46+00:00 May 20th, 2015|Archive 2015|0 Comments

CIG’s Way to the End Market

Click here to view PDF… In a stunning development Christian í Grótinum acquires Germany’s Larsen Danish Seafood to enter the top level of the seafood market’s value chain — while continuing to demonstrate leadership in the Faroese fishing industry. Through a groundbreaking move that effectively brings the Faroese fishing industry to the forefront of the [...]

2017-04-20T22:46:46+00:00 May 20th, 2015|Archive 2015|0 Comments

Varðin Pelagic: ‘A Truly Comprehensive Platform’

Click here to view PDF… Varðin Pelagic is the Faroe Islands’ largest producer of pelagic food fish, owned by the country’s leading vessel owner — offering the best of frozen mackerel, herring, blue whiting and capelin, at the highest level of delivery reliability. Its successful launch in the summer of 2012 became the symbol of [...]

2017-04-20T22:46:46+00:00 May 19th, 2015|Archive 2015|0 Comments

Blue Bioeconomy: From Offals to Seaweed

Click here to view PDF… The Faroese Chair of the Nordic Fisheries Cooperation 2015 shines a light on North Atlantic leadership in fisheries sustainability, exploring ‘Growth in the Blue Bioeconomy’ — while linking coastal fishing with tourism. With their close relationship to marine wildlife and their long-standing dependence on hunting, fishing, aquaculture and related trades [...]

2017-04-20T22:46:46+00:00 May 18th, 2015|Archive 2015|0 Comments

Cross-Border Scientific Research Looks at Straddling NE Atlantic Stocks

Click here to view PDF… With the Faroe Marine Research Institute involved in numerous scientific research projects, pelagic fish stocks considered a shared resource of several countries feed extensively north of the Faroe Islands. Pelagic fish stocks often migrate over very large distances. Spawning may occur in one area of sea, nursery area of pre-mature [...]

2017-04-20T22:46:46+00:00 May 18th, 2015|Archive 2015|0 Comments

Pelagic Fisheries: Advantage of the Middle

Click here to view PDF… After successfully claiming a larger share of the Northeast Atlantic mackerel catch quota, the Faroe Islands has gained a stronger footing in international fisheries cooperation, according to Minister of Fisheries Jacob Vestergaard. Only the Faroe Islands has such an abundant combination of mackerel, herring and blue whiting in its waters, [...]

2017-04-20T22:46:46+00:00 May 18th, 2015|Archive 2015|0 Comments

Mayor Mortensen’s Bold Vision for the Capital

Click here to view PDF… Undergoing unprecedented development, the City of Tórshavn looks poised to build a strong position as a service center in the international maritime industry, a regional and domestic traffic hub, and a cultural and educational powerhouse. Mayor of Tórshavn Heðin Mortensen, a long-standing advocate for far-reaching development projects in the Faroese [...]

2017-04-20T22:46:46+00:00 May 18th, 2015|Archive 2015|0 Comments

Timeless Wonder

Click here to view PDF… Primarily known as a cultural venue, the Nordic House in the Faroe Islands is gaining prominence as a conference center, too — not least owing to its special combination of functionality, stylish elegance, and down-to-earth accessibility. For decades, the architectural pearl that is the Nordic House in the Faroe Islands [...]

2017-04-20T22:46:46+00:00 May 17th, 2015|Archive 2015|0 Comments
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