TRENDS IN VESSEL DESIGN IN THE PACIFIC FISHERIES

The fisheries of the Pacific are in a new dynamic growth phase. This has created demand for the design and construction of innovative fishing vessels specially suited to each fishery. Utilizing sound engineering principles and innovations, these vessels are based on a combination of the latest European and Western developments. Discussed herein are new vessels for the following fisheries: North Pacific Groundfish Fishery (Alaska); Western Pacific Purse Seine Fishery; Chilean Industrial Sardine and Mackerel Purse Seine Fishery; and Chilean Longline Fishery. Eight new designs are illustrated and discussed as examples of the latest trends.

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  • Pagination: 6p.

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  • Accession Number: 00660009
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Technical Information Facility
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 21 1994 12:00AM