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.
Seafood exports reach historic record India
Seafood product exports during the financial year 2014-2015 reached an all-time high of USD 5,511 million, boosted by favourable international market conditions.
Guppy fish stocked to control chikungunya vector mosquito Colombia
A team of researchers from the National University and Salid de Laderas Network in Cali are conducting studies on the feasibility of using guppy (Poecilia reticulata) to control the mosquito that causes the disease known as chikungunya fever.