Tækniþróunarsjóður styrkir Poseidon verkefnið með verkefnisstyrk til þriggja ára, samtals að upphæð 45 milljóna króna sem kemur sér afskaplega vel við þróun á jafn mikilvægu, stóru og kostnaðarsömu verkefni. Tækniþróunarsjóður styrkti einnig Poseidon verkefnið við upphaf þess, flæðirannsóknir, smíðina á 4,0 fermetra prufuparinu og tilraunatúra með …
Polar will participate in Seafood Summit 2015 held at Hilton Reykjavik Nordica on 19.-20. November. Atli Jósafatsson is one of four participants in the summit “Trawl fishing – challenge to the future” and will present the Poseidon controllable trawl doors “The trawl doors of the future”.
4 pairs of our efficient Hercules 5,0 square metres semi-pelagic trawl door sent from our Chinese contractor, Jessn Marine to Bangkok client in Thailand.
Polar doors have supplied more than 400 pairs of Neptune doors for shrimp “boom” fishing around the world. The first pairs of hot-dipped galvanized Neptune doors are now in use on FV Betjay in Australia.
The Far East Russian trawler, MV Mys Chuprova is using their Mercury 2,4r and 8,5 square metres doors with excellent results catching pollock.
Two pairs of Neptune 4,3 square metres trawl doors sold to Agadir in Morocco. During the past three years, more than 40 pairs have been sold to Morocco.
Friosur X from Valparaiso in Chile has used their Jupiter 7,0 square metres doors for three months with good results. “Good spreading doors and stable, we get 15% greater spread than with previous doors.” says skipper Miguel Obando.
The Icelandic FV Matthías SH has received a pair of Neptune 4,0 square metres trawl doors for their shrimp fishing.
The 84 metres Greenland registerred pelagic trawler, Polar Amaroq is using Acera daGama bridles. Acera daGama is an overbraided rope from the Norwegian rope manufacturer Timm, a 12 strand braided rope from Acera HMPE fibre with overbraided Acera cover.
A pair of Hercules type 1,2 and 8,5 square metres and 2300 kg semi-pelagic trawl door were sent from our Chinese contractor, Jessn Marine to XinFa in Shandong province.