Aas Mek. Verksted A/S is a shipyard with long traditions, owned and operated by the same family for three generations. Our main activity is building new fishing vessels for the coastal and ocean fleet. As of recently our yard also specializes in designing and building live fish carriers for the fish farming industry. Our yard offers newbuilding, rebuilding and services, for nearly all types of vessels up to 100 metres length in our enclosed slipway covering an area of 68x24 metres and with a 27 metre height free under cranes. The hall is well equipped, including two cranes lifting payloads up to 35 tonnes.
Salmon and trout could be threatened by invasive crab United Kingdom
Salmon and trout stocks in the north and north-east of Scotland could be under threat from the invasion of the Chinese mitten crab (Eriocheir sinensis), which has reached Glasgow’s River Clyde, Scotland, for the first time.
Cephalopod sector to be left out of negotiations with Mauritania Spain
EU Commissioner for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries of the European Union reiterated she will not negotiate the inclusion of a cephalopod fishing quota of the new fisheries agreement with Mauritania, as the scientific reports say there is overexploitation of the resource.