Top service delivers high efficiency at Vega Salmon

Marel’s Service Level Agreement (SLA) with Vega Salmon provides the salmon producer with a system for equipment maintenance, including a plan that outlines the service for every unit, the spare parts needed for stock supply, and the support Marel will p...

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Convinced capelin quota could be higher

The survey by the Institute of Marine Research into the distribution of the capelin stock ended last week. According to the results, the capelin stock is estimated the same as in the autumn at 849,000 tonnes. In accordance with the catch regulation, a 285...

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Greek-style baked cod recipe with lemon and garlic

As the high season for cod fishery is starting at a full pace all around Iceland we thing it is fitting to have cod for dinner. Of course an Icelandic quality cod which now is available in Europe and the United States. In Iceland we have many ways to prep...

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Strong close of a great year

„Our committed team delivered record revenues of EUR 295 million in the fourth quarter, an 18% increase in revenues compared with the same period last year. Volumes and revenues increased faster than costs, leading to robust operational results. For the...

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Keep fishing out of transition deal!

THE UK government is being urged to keep fishing out of any future Brexit transition deal. As the Cabinet continues to debate the UK’s detailed positions on Brexit, the National Federation of Fishermen’s Organisations (NFFO) has spelt out ten reaso...

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Sea Harvest ensures top harvest with Marel

Sea Harvest is transforming its hake factory in Saldanha Bay, South Africa, with advanced processing equipment and software from Marel. The installation, scheduled to take place in August 2018, will entail a major overhaul of the facility, according to fo...

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Norway push to process more fish at home

DEMAND is growing in Norway for more of the fish it exports to be processed at home before leaving for overseas markets. The country, say critics, is giving away jobs and money by sending out whole fish.  For example, more than 85 per cent of the salmon...

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Mediterranean seafood stew

A nice seafood stew can both be a side dish or a full meal. It just depends on the size. And looking for a delicious stew we choose a Mediterranean recipe and recommend Icelandic cold water shrimps and lobster if possible. Just be sure of the quality i...

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Total catch in January was 108 thousand tonnes

The total catch of Icelandic vessels in January was 107,643 tonnes. Because of the fishermen‘s strike in January 2017 a comparison with January 2018 is not possible. In the 12 month period from February 2017 to January 2018 the total catch has increased...

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