Trawler Photos

Welcome to the new Trawler Photos

We’re here to provide a comprehensive overview of fishing industry news and key links.

The galleries bring you an overview of posts from across community sites for seamless access to what’s going on in the fishing industry right now, alongside our continuous newsfeed. Trawlerphotos covers the entire North Atlantic region with daily updates.

The latest in a series of freezer trawlers for the Russian Fishery Company has been floated off at the Admiralty Shipyard in St Petersburg. Kapitan Martinov is a type ST-192 factory trawler and the fourth in the series being built for RFC. Designed for operation under challenging conditions, it will fish for Alaska pollock and […] [...]

The EFICE group of fish auctions, Visveiling Urk (Urk and Harlingen), Zeeuwse Visveilingen (Breskens and Vlissingen) and Visafslag Lauwersoog is making the the switch to the Aucxis Kosmos network. The existing auction infrastructure is maintained, but the migration from PC- to web-based applications enables users to participate and to consult all relevant information in a single cloud platform. The EFICE […] [...]

The Slippurinn yard in Akureyri in the north of Iceland has contracted to design, construct and install a new catch handling system for fresher trawler Frosti TH-229. Installation of the new equipment is expected to take place in October. ‘The new system will ensure an even flow with the emphasis on effective bleeding and washing […] [...]

The Spanish Fisheries Confederation (Cepesca) has expressed its appreciation to Commissioner Virginijus Sinkevicius for a visit to Spain that started in Vigo before heading to Murcia and Alicante to learn about first hand the reality of Spanish fishing. Cepesca has long wanted European institutions, especially the European Commission, to pay attention to the fishing sector […] [...]

Latest Fishing News

Keep a close eye on the industry with our daily updates. The fishing industry is developing rapidly
all the time, with innovations reaching the market all the time. We track and monitor these developments and bring them to you as they happen to keep you updated. We’re also watching the industry’s steadily evolving politics with the constant demands for fishing to be greener and cleaner – keeping track of the industry landscape as it changes.
FiskerForum is behind Trawlerphotos, and produces around 2500 industry-related articles each year, sourced mainly from the North Atlantic region – with the focus on the Nordic countries, as well as the Netherlands, Belgium, France, the UK and Ireland.


New Vessels

We keep track of new fishing vessels from all over Europe and around the world, in line with the major optimisation of fisheries that has taken place in recent years. We follow shipyards and designers around the world to keep you updated on newbuilds in the fishing industry.