COMMERCIAL FISHING FLEETS EXPLOIT STATE-OF-THE-ART TECHNOLOGY

The commercial fishing industry is marked by a keen interest in the latest, biggest and best of the new vessel designs. The author points out that despite a possible reduction in new orders, many interesting vessels, including a number of major conversions, are still being ordered and delivered worldwide. In addition, research continues on the quest for optimal hulls and gear for the future. After describing some of the latest design developments, the author notes that there has been a developing interest in the use of catamaran craft for fishing.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Journal article. Winter 89/90
  • Authors:
    • Knaggs, T
  • Publication Date: 0

Media Info

  • Pagination: 4 p.
  • Serial:
    • VERITAS FORUM
    • Issue Number: No.12
    • Publisher: Yang Ming Marine Transport Corporation

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00659313
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Technical Information Facility
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 21 1994 12:00AM